In January 2013 I published a special Bitcoin edition of the libertarian magazine BLINK – get this historical document as an NFT!Continue reading
Author Archives: Aaron Koenig
14 Years of Bitcoin
On January 3rd, 2009, the very first block of the Bitcoin blockchain was mined and the Bitcoin success story started.Continue reading
2022 – A Good Year for Bitcoin!
My very personal, opinionated and biased review of the year.Continue reading
“Feel My Love Buzz”
Our Second Rootstock Rooftop event in Playa del Carmen developed into a joyful dance party.Continue reading
“A CoinJoin is a Political Act”
A non-techie’s impressions from the Bitcoin++ conference’s Online Privacy Edition in Mexico City.Continue reading
Last week’s article on the Crypto Swamp triggered a lively discussion on Bitcoin Maximalism. If you are not familiar with this phenomenon, here is a brief explanation and what I think about it.Continue reading
Crypto Hall of Fame #14
Rodolfo Andragnes, creator of the Latin American Bitcoin Conference and co-founder of Bitcoin Argentina, has been selected as the 14th member of the Crypto Hall of Fame.Continue reading
Vote For Your Crypto Pioneer!
Who should be the next member of the Crypto Hall of Fame? You can decide until November 30th!Continue reading
Listen to Satoshi!
The collapse of the centralised exchange FTX makes people learn their lesson about cryptocurrencies the hard way: trust no one!Continue reading
Crypto Art Is Here to Stay
Here are some impressions from our crypto art workshop at Espacio Cultural Bitcoin on November 15th, 2022.Continue reading
The 10th Latin American Bitcoin Conference in Buenos Aires was the biggest since its inception in 2013.Continue reading
Some impressions from the first Rootstock Summit at Sans Souci Castle in Buenos AiresContinue reading
Opening of “Crypto Culture”
My exhibition “Crypto Art and Crypto Culture” has been inaugurated yesterday with a well visited event in Buenos AiresContinue reading
Bitcoin in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires will host this year’s Latin American Bitcoin Conference, starting on November 11. Let’s have a look at the Bitcoin scene in this exciting city.Continue reading
What is Crypto Culture?
My art exhibition about Crypto Culture will premiere at the Latin American Bitcoin Conference in Buenos Aires on November 9th and then go on tour – but what exactly is Crypto Culture?Continue reading
Rootstock Night in Mexico City
Some impressions from our event at the Bitcoin Embassy Bar in Mexico City on Thursday, October 20th, 2022.Continue reading
“Bitcoin Can Empower the Poor”
An interview with Diego Gutiérrez Zaldívar, co-founder and CEO of IOV Labs, the company behind Rootstock.Continue reading
Rootstock Rooftop Party
Yesterday we celebrated a “Rootstock Rooftop Party” in Playa del Carmen with a talk about DeFi on Bitcoin, drinks, snacks and musical performances.Continue reading
Why Does Bitcoin Have Value?
You might have heard that Bitcoin is “a digital form of gold”. Here’s why Bitcoin is as good as gold – or even better.Continue reading
Rootstock Beats Ethereum
Everything that can be done with Ethereum is also possible with Rootstock, a second layer built on Bitcoin – but safer and cheaper.Continue reading
Enjoy the acoustic version of my Labitconf songContinue reading