Bitcoins are a digital currency created in 2001 by Satoshi Nakamoto. It is based on open source software and P2P networks with no central authority or issuers. The coins are saved on your computer in a wallet file or in a third party wallet. They can be exchanged between anyone with a Bitcoins address. The database of transactions is spread across a peer to peer network. They also use digital signatures to ensure they are only spent once and by the person who owns them.
12/4: The Heartland Poker Tour 2012 Player of the Year, Greg “Fossilman” Raymer, talks about how the game has changed since he won the WSOP Main Event in 2004. [Visit Website] [Download MP3].
EBay – You may not know but there are several people around you who are busy finding cheap and exceptional items from flea markets and garage sales, and sell them at decent profits on eBay. If you are interested in computer and related products, you could make living by reselling them on this site. This ways to make money online is also known as power-selling, and you need to be aware that it is also going to require a lot of time and effort. You can compare it to your office job, but here you would be working for you and making incremental profit with time as your reputation increasing on the eBay marketplace.
There will be an area where you can create an address and a QR code (like the one I have above). You don’t need the QR code if you don’t want it, but if you run a business and you want to accept bitcoin superstar anmelden, then all you’ll need to do to accept payment is to show someone the QR code, let them take a picture of it, and they will be able to send you some money. You will also be able to create as many addresses as you like, so if you want to track where the money is coming from, you could have a separately labeled address from each one of your payees.
And despite massive banking and corporate fraud, the stock market has been rising to record highs. What is causing this confidence? We still have high levels of unemployment. Growth is anemic at best. Only the investing class is doing well. Something is askew. All of this together suggests that the wealth being created at the top is based on manipulation and not fundamentals. The same flaws in the system that caused the last crash are still rampant, and perhaps even worse. We have another financial crash coming in the not too distant future. The question is not really if it will happen, but when.
12/26: Today on The Mental Game of Poker Podcast Jared interviews Matt Affleck, who is famous for making two deep runs in the 2009 and 2010 WSOP main event. Matt recently said in a blog that reading the book was “eye opening” and made him realize how important the mental game is for him in poker. This interview opens with Matt talking about the mental game issues he’s recently discovered in his game, namely overconfidence, entitlement, injustice, revenge, and loss of motivation. He also gives some insight gets into the mental side of the big hand that he lost to Jonathan Duhamel in the 2010 WSOP. This candid interview is really interesting and may open your eyes to issues you didn’t realize were affecting your game. [Visit Website] [Download MP3].
Anyway the software costs $20 (I BROUGHT THE PRICE DOWN JUST TO SATISFY THOSE CLAMORING THAT THE PRICE IS TOO HIGH,I WILL INCREASE IT AFTER 30 DOWNLOADS…) only and payment is made via Liberty Reserve.
The man was arrested at the San Francisco Public Library, Glen Park Branch, at 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday. Ulbricht was known by a nickname online, “Dread Pirate Roberts.” The FBI teamed with other government agencies on the take down of the Silk Road website. The IRS, Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The FBI was able to seize $3.5 million in bitcoins during Ulbricht initial arrest.