How To Run A Bitcoin Node With The Blockstream Satellite
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How To Run A Bitcoin Node With The Blockstream Satellite

This article covers the materials needed, installation, configuration and operation of a Bitcoin node connected via satellite using a Raspberry Pi and a Blockstream satellite kit. Special thank you to Igor Freire from Blockstream, his patience and attention to detail were tremendous resources for the author through this exercise.How To Run A Bitcoin Node With…

Blockstream Companions With Macquarie To Explore Renewable Bitcoin Mining Options
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Blockstream Companions With Macquarie To Explore Renewable Bitcoin Mining Options

Blockstream and Macquarie collaborate to explore carbon-neutral alternatives for their joint investment in bitcoin mining.Bitcoin infrastructure company Blockstream and financial group Macquarie will be partnering to pilot a Bitcoin mining facility and explore alternative carbon-neutral energy sources to power such operations. The partnership, announced in a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine today, will join…

Blockstream and Macquarie Team release Bitcoin mining pilot plan
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Blockstream and Macquarie Team release Bitcoin mining pilot plan

The BTC mining industry is getting a makeover as miners shift their focus to ESG, or environmental, social and governance, initiatives.

Blockstream Raises $210 Million, Now Valued From $3.2 Billion
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Blockstream Raises $210 Million, Now Valued From $3.2 Billion

Bitcoin infrastructure firm Blockstream is now valued at $3.2 billion after a $210 million Series B raise.Bitcoin infrastructure firm Blockstream has announced a $210 million Series B financing round led by investment management company Baillie Gifford and iFinex. The raise now puts the company at a $3.2 billion valuation, says a press release sent to…

Blockstream Announces Greenlight Lightning Node Assistance
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Blockstream Announces Greenlight Lightning Node Assistance

Blockstream announces Greenlight, where new users can be easily onboarded to Lightning while holding their own keys.Bitcoin giant Blockstream announced their latest product today which uses their cloud infrastructure to allow users to run a Lightning node while maintaining control over their own keys, per a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine. For this product,…

Blockstream, Square TO CREATE Solar-Powered Bitcoin Mining Service
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Blockstream, Square TO CREATE Solar-Powered Bitcoin Mining Service

Blockstream and Square partnered to construct a solar-powered bitcoin mining facility and demonstrate potential for sustainable energy use.Bitcoin infrastructure company Blockstream and financial services company Square will be partnering to construct a solar-powered Bitcoin mining facility. It will be located at one of Blockstream’s preexisting mining facilities and is part of Square’s Bitcoin Clean Energy…

Blockstream Acquires Adamant Capital, Will Launch New Finance Division
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Blockstream Acquires Adamant Capital, Will Launch New Finance Division

Blockstream has acquired bitcoin fund manager Adamant Capital as the basis of its forthcoming Blockstream Finance division.Bitcoin infrastructure company Blockstream will acquire bitcoin hedge fund manager Adamant Capital to serve as the basis of Blockstream Finance, a new division focused on offering bitcoin-focused investment products built on the Liquid sidechain, per a release shared with…