A few important notes from the Bitcoin Foundation: DEVCORE WORKSHOP, OCTOBER 16, San Francisco: Please attend the DevCore Workshop: "Developing the Developers" on October 16th, at Draper University. Faculty includes: Core Dev Greg Maxwell of Blockstream Core Dev Matt Corallo Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Author of Mastering Bitcoin Gavin Andresen, Chief Scientist of the Bitcoin Foundation [...]
Below are the financials for the Bitcoin Foundation, as of 10.31.15 https://www.scribd.com/doc/289967116/BS-10-31-15 https://www.scribd.com/doc/289967121/P-L-10-31-15
As you can see the new and vastly improved website is finally up. I'm going to get working on ironing out any wrinkles in it. Will make more updates soon. Meanwhile, mark your calendar for October 18, 2015 DevCore comes to San Fransico!!
Below is a similar update to one I sent by email to the board this week. I've removed some information about pending partnerships, discussions with members and deals as well as discussions about personnel and compensation. I’ve changed some wording to make it better formatted for public viewing. Members of the Board: Update (Please [...]
This week we are happy to announce a major initiative in governance and transparency for the Bitcoin Foundation. In recent discussions with members, corporations and the community, transparency was the most commonly mentioned item discussed by people seeking improvement at the foundation. What does transparency mean? The term mess different things to different people. [...]
Today, the Bitcoin Foundation welcomed a new Executive Director, Bruce Fenton. Bruce Fenton is pleased to step into this new role to strengthen the Foundation and continue to work with individual and industry members. The Bitcoin Foundation Board had a vote of 5 ayes to 1 abstain to support Bruce in taking on this [...]
We’re excited to announce Bitnet as our supporting sponsor! Bitnet provides enterprise-scale digital currency platforms for global businesses. “With just a few weeks to go, DevCore London is already shaping up to be a great event. The day will provide an open forum for the community to share ideas and learn from some of [...]