Gavin Andresen

News

Bitcoin’s Former Chief Developer Regrets Playing the ‘Who Was Satoshi’ Game

Gavin Andresen now thinks we should all ignore Craig Wright.
Jordan Pearson
11.16.16
Australia

Why Satoshi Nakamoto Matters

Bitcoin is a political system, and Satoshi is an absentee head of state.
Jordan Pearson
5.3.16
Bitcoin

To Survive Long Term, Bitcoin Needs a Break from the Real World

Bitcoin is in trouble. MIT Media Lab is prescribing $900,000 and some time to incubate.
Christopher Malmo
3.29.16
News

The Dream of Buying a Coffee With Bitcoin Is Dying, If It’s Not Already Dead

“It’s a usability nightmare.”
Jordan Pearson
3.2.16
News

Bitcoin’s ‘New Normal’ Is Slow and Frustrating

These will be dark, deeply annoying times.
Jordan Pearson
2.29.16
2016

Here's What the Hell Happened In Bitcoin In 2015

This was Bitcoin's wildest year yet.
Jordan Pearson
12.23.15
Bitcoin

The Two People at the Heart of Bitcoin's Current Crisis

Gavin Andresen and Mike Hearn are trying to convince the Bitcoin world to make a big coordinated change.
Jordan Pearson
8.27.15
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Core Devs in ‘Civil War’ Insist We’re Not Getting The Whole Story

“Even the Economist got a bunch of things wrong. :(” developer Peter Todd said.
Alyssa Hertig
8.20.15
Bitcoin

What Is Even Happening with Bitcoin Right Now

A civil war brewing over a minor software change.
Sarah Jeong
8.19.15
News

China's Powerful Bitcoin Miners Say Their Bandwidth Sucks

A proposed change in Bitcoin could mean miners with fewer resources will be shit out of luck.
Jordan Pearson
6.16.15
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Is About to Fundamentally Change

A radical plan to save Bitcoin is going forward, but users are still divided.
Jordan Pearson
5.29.15
News

Unless Everyone Using Bitcoin Makes This Radical Change, the Currency Will Die

"I think it is too late to keep navel-gazing."
Jordan Pearson
5.6.15