Press Releases 3 January 2019Press Releases
Commemorative silver coins to mark the mining of the genesis Bitcoin block
21 coins to be auctioned in Bitcoin SV; the original Bitcoin
A total of 42 coins will be made with 21 being auctioned and 1 being donated to a member of the Bitcoin community who has protected the original Sathosi Vision of Bitcoin. One further coin will be privately couriered to The Royal Mint, who supply the UK and 60 other countries with their official coins, as a free donation to their Royal Mint Experience.
The ~60gm silver coins will be tokenized to hold provenance information on Bitcoin as each coin is also uniquely identifiable. The capsule located in the centre of each coin stores a suspension that includes DNA encoding the complete 285 bytes that comprise the genesis block.
Of the visible symbols on each coin:
• The perimeter bears the name of the white paper “BITCOIN: A PEER-TO-PEER ELECTRONIC CASH SYSTEM. SATOSHI NAKAMOTO. 999 SILVER” in addition to the timeline “2009-2019”
• On the rear side are 12 squared spirals, each representing a miner. Each miner is connected, showing a small world graph; the core of Bitcoin network. The network of miners protect the blockchain which is represented by an ouroboros (snake eating its own tail, representing the infinity of human economic interactions, or transactions)
• On the centre of the coin is an oval, representing the genesis block, from which the entire blockchain starts until it reaches the ouroboros
The auction of the 21 coins will take place from January 12th to February 2nd.
Note: Tokens on the Bitcoin Core (SegWit) chain are referenced as BTC coins; tokens on the Bitcoin Cash ABC chain are referenced as BCH, BCH-ABC or BAB coins.
Bitcoin Satoshi Vision (BSV) is today the only Bitcoin project that follows the original Satoshi Nakamoto whitepaper, and that follows the original Satoshi protocol and design. BSV is the only public blockchain that maintains the original vision for Bitcoin and will massively scale to become the world’s new money and enterprise blockchain.
Press Releases 21 March 2019
UnitedCorp files opposition to dismiss in its suit alleging hijacking of the Bitcoin Cash Network by Bitmain Group, Bitcoin.com, Roger Ver, Jesse Powell, Kraken and Bitcoin ABC Developers
Company challenges Defendants to explain their actions under oath and will pursue discovery by way of deposition or under subpoena of the Defendants in the United States including Roger Ver, Amaury Sechet and Jihan Wu.
Press Releases 18 March 2019
Bitcoin SV Virtual Hackathon takes place May 4-5 as lead up to CoinGeek Conference Toronto
Bitcoin Association, the leading global organization for Bitcoin business, announces its first ever Bitcoin SV (BSV) Hackathon. This virtual hackathon will take place on May 4-5 and be open to participants worldwide.
Press Releases 14 March 2019
Isle of Man Blockchain Office and Sandbox are now open for applications
The Isle of Man Blockchain Office and Sandbox (first announced in February this year) are now open and are ready to receive joining applications.