Armory-MIT Bitcoin Expo Contest

ARMORY

Dear People who like money and/or bitoin and/or contests. In honor of the MIT-Bitcoin Expo, Armory is sponsoring a challenge to you. Submit a project that fits their requirements and win 2 BTC. Even if you didn’t attend the expo (hop on our youtube channel and checkout the recorded livestream) you can still participate. Competition ends May 1st. Good luck…you’ll need it.

BTC Proof of Payment App Contest

MIT Bitcoin Expo LiveStream

The raw feed from our livestreams is up on youtube, check it out at your leisure. Where else can you learn about crypto, watch MIT students figure out a Mac, and even question the necessity of tamperproof assholes….Also THANK YOU Conference Goer who we only know as Bryan for the transcripts http://diyhpl.us/wiki/transcripts/mit-bitcoin-expo-2015/.


Eventually we will embed copies of slides into these videos and publish them.

MIT Bitcoin Expo: Day 1


First day of the expo was excellent. We had about 300 people in house and another 200 on livestream. There was some amazing chat on the stream too, I learned some new things about the cryptospace. Eventually we will process this data and add in slides from speakers, but the raw feed is up on youtube, ENJOY!

MIT Bitcoin Expo

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Get EXCITED, the second annual MIT Bitcoin expo is coming this March 7-8th! We’ve got an amazing speaking lineup, which you can find here. There are way too many fields of research going on in the bitcoin community for one day, so this year you’ll get two. And best of all, it’s still free for students from any university! There’s also a limited number of tickets for sale for professionals, but those are sure to go fast.

Get your tickets now at mitbitcoinexpo2015.eventbrite.com!

DevCore Boston

DevCore Boston

Within the world of monetary theory and finance, bitcoin is becoming as influential a platform for innovation as the Internet itself was.
DevCore Boston launches a series of roundtables sponsored by Bitcoin Foundation for developers interested in deepening their technical expertise to support the future development of Bitcoin Core.

When: February 11, 2015; 8:30 am – 4:00

Where: District Hall, 75 Northern Avenue, Boston MA

Truthcoin

Truthcoin with Paul Sztorc

Join us on January 20 at 6pm in 3-333 for a presentation by Paul Sztorc, the creator of Truthcoin. Truthcoin attempts to create a trustless oracle, which reliably absorbs accurate data into a blockchain for use in Prediction Markets.

The event is open to the public.

Bitcoin Regulation Basics

As federal and state regulators grapple with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, entrepreneurs and developers are attempting to build a new financial economy.

Join us today, Wednesday 12/03 at 7pm in room 2-105, for Bitcoin Regulation Basics with experts from the Berkman Center as they discuss the hurdles and hopes of Bitcoin.

The event is open to the public.

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MIT Bitcoin Club screening: The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin

The MIT Bitcoin Club is inviting you to come join us for a screening of the documentary film The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin on December 2 at 8:00 PM in room 34-101. 

Join us as we take a journey through the rapidly growing world of Bitcoin, following the stories of entrepreneurs and startups that are helping shape the new financial frontier. Discover the competitive mining market and the various subcultures within the Bitcoin community. You’ll encounter a variety of characters and opinions as we examine the social and political impact of an open-source digital currency.

To attend the screening, please register at: bitcoindoc.eventbrite.com
Space will be limited so don’t forget to register. Food will be provided starting at 7:30 PM.

The event is sponsored by:            circle-logo-light

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Thank you and hope to see you all there

 

 

SLACK: Summer of Bitcoin – Leetcoin

When: Thursday, August 7th, 7-10PM
Where: MIT Media Lab, 5th floor


This week, we’ll show off Leetcoin, a competitive gaming platform where players can compete against each other for bitcoin in their favorite video games! Leetcoin’s API gives developers another way to monetize their games and attract a competitive playerbase.


The talk will be led by Kingsley Edwards, Founder @leetcoin & Las Vegas Bitcoin Meetup, and Aaron Caswell, Game Developer


Want to get started right away? Check out their API at leetcoin.com/api_info


Bringing you the best from around town. Free dinner provided!
—The StartLabs Team and MIT Bitcoin Club