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The Future of Digital Currency Exchanges

July 5, 2018 Comments (0)

By Globitex Medium Friday, January 26, 2018 https://medium.com/@globitex/the-future-of-digital-currency-exchanges-cb74be8c6655 Board Chairman, Jon Matonis, and Managing Director, Liza Aizupiete, both co-founders of Globitex spoke at the Cryptoeconomy Conference in London on January 26, 2018. Jon: I want to start off by saying something about the three functions of money. If anyone takes an Economics 101 class, the first thing you learn in monetary economics are the three functions of...

Cubits Continues To Make Platform More Accessible

January 27, 2018 Comments (0)

By Aerol Bitcoin Gambling Guide Tuesday, August 23, 2016 https://www.bitcoingg.com/cubits-continues-make-platform-accessible/ Cubits is Europe’s premier Bitcoin payment processor and platform. With development started in 2014 and a launch in 2015, it is still comparatively new. However, it has already made waves in the industry by growing as quickly as it has. The London-based cryptocurrency platform has allowed people to buy bitcoins in a matter of minutes, making it one of the faster...

The Myth of Legal Tender Has Been Shattered

January 27, 2018 Comments (0)

By SPEAKGLOBAL Thursday, July 30, 2015 https://issuu.com/lsb-asia/docs/speakglobal_-_issue_5/14 London Speaker Bureau - SPEAKGLOBAL Issue 5

No Governance for Old Men: Coordinating Protocol Upgrades in the Future

July 23, 2017 Comments (0)

By Jon MatonisBitcoin Magazine Friday, July 21, 2017 https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/op-ed-no-governance-old-men-coordinating-protocol-upgrades-future/ Let’s not deploy the nuclear option for every protocol upgrade. Make no mistake. We are witnessing a high-stakes protocol standards battle play out in real time. And it is just as important as last century’s battle for the internet’s TCP standard. Current capacity constraints on the Bitcoin blockchain have brought us to this impasse....

Bitcoin Foundation’s Chief Jon Matonis to Resign

July 19, 2017 Comments (0)

By Michael Casey Wall Street Journal Thursday, October 30, 2014 http://www.wsj.com/articles/bitcoin-foundations-chief-jon-matonis-to-resign-1414691244 Jon Matonis is resigning as executive director of the Bitcoin Foundation, a trade group that supports and advocates for the development and expansion of bitcoin, the digital currency. Effective Friday, Mr. Matonis will be replaced by Patrick Murck, who has been the foundation’s general counsel. Messrs. Matonis and Murck, both founding...

Finally, a Bitcoin Exchange by Traders for Traders

July 11, 2017 Comments (0)

By Jon Matonis Medium Tuesday, July 11, 2017 https://medium.com/@jonmatonis/finally-a-bitcoin-exchange-by-traders-for-traders-664defd2c16f I first met my Globitex.com co-founders Liza Aizupiete and Andris Kaneps at an inspired café in central Copenhagen during early 2015. Their mantra has always been that Globitex is a trading platform built by traders for traders. Unsurprisingly, that guiding philosophy has permeated every design choice since inception. As my background is in foreign currency...

Globitex Bitcoin Exchange in BETA Release

July 10, 2017 Comments (0)

Press Release via Newswire Monday, July 10, 2017 https://www.newswire.com/news/globitex-bitcoin-exchange-in-beta-release-19649686 London, United Kingdom July 10, 2017 (Newswire.com) - A European Bitcoin exchange platform Globitex has rolled out its beta release. Presently running in a limited beta, Globitex is accepting global customers on invitations only. The team includes the former executive director of The Bitcoin Foundation Jon Matonis, serving now as a Chairman at Globitex. "Globitex is...

Cubits Welcomes Jon Matonis on Board of Directors

July 9, 2017 Comments (0)

By Bitcoinist.net Inside Bitcoins Saturday, July 25, 2015 http://insidebitcoins.com/news/cubits-welcomes-jon-matonis-on-board-of-directors/33877 Cubits, known as “Europe's Gateway to Bitcoin”, is a company that offers instantaneous exchange of Bitcoin as well as the storing of Bitcoin through their wallet. With a 3-step process to purchase Bitcoin for new users, and with global availability (excluding the USA) through the 17 accepted currencies, Cubits is arguably one of the easiest...

Craig Wright's New Company is Building a Bitcoin Core Competitor

July 5, 2017 Comments (0)

By Pete Rizzo CoinDesk Tuesday, May 2, 2017 http://www.coindesk.com/craig-wrights-new-company-developing-bitcoin-core-alternative/ Former Bitcoin Foundation director Jon Matonis doesn't waste any time asserting that his new employer is seeking to disrupt bitcoin's established development process. Matonis, who joined the secretive startup nChain today, is quick to state that this is the ambition of the London and Vancouver-based operation he now claims has 60 full-time employees, including...

Bittunes is the Future for Creators

May 19, 2017 Comments (0)

By Jon Matonis Medium Thursday, May 11, 2017 https://medium.com/@jonmatonis/bittunes-is-the-future-for-creators-1b210241aadc We now have Blockchain concepts surfacing for almost everything so of course music was always going to be an attractive and obvious area to target. There are many players in this space now and it has become very fashionable. But there is one Company who’s founder has been actively exploring what the future of music might look like for over 10 years, and since 2006...