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Kevin Helms

A student of Austrian Economics, Kevin found Bitcoin in 2011 and has been an evangelist ever since. His interests lie in Bitcoin security, open-source systems, network effects and the intersection between economics and cryptography.

India Seizes Bitcoins Worth $1.2 Million From Hacker of Government Website and Crypto Exchanges
India Seizes Bitcoins Worth $1.2 Million From Hacker of Government Website and Crypto Exchanges
Gold Exceeds U.S. Dollars in Russia's Reserves as Putin Focuses on De-Dollarization
Gold Exceeds U.S. Dollars in Russia's Reserves as Putin Focuses on De-Dollarization
Swiss Stock Exchange's Crypto Trading Volume Soars — Hits Record $1.2 Billion
Swiss Stock Exchange's Crypto Trading Volume Soars — Hits Record $1.2 Billion
IMF Says Only 23% of Central Banks Can Legally Issue Digital Currencies
IMF Says Only 23% of Central Banks Can Legally Issue Digital Currencies
Crypto Exchange Owner Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Multimillion-Dollar Scheme to Defraud Americans
Crypto Exchange Owner Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Multimillion-Dollar Scheme to Defraud Americans
Man Accidentally Threw Away Hard Drive With 7,500 Bitcoins, Offers City $72 Million to Search Landfill
Man Accidentally Threw Away Hard Drive With 7,500 Bitcoins, Offers City $72 Million to Search Landfill
Oaktree Capital Chairman Warms up to Crypto — Thankful His Son Owns Enough Bitcoin for the Family
Oaktree Capital Chairman Warms up to Crypto — Thankful His Son Owns Enough Bitcoin for the Family
Goldman Sachs Sees Bitcoin Market Becoming More Mature
Goldman Sachs Sees Bitcoin Market Becoming More Mature
Grayscale Investments Terminates XRP Trust Citing Impact of SEC Lawsuit Against Ripple
Grayscale Investments Terminates XRP Trust Citing Impact of SEC Lawsuit Against Ripple
ECB Chief Christine Lagarde Calls for Global Bitcoin Regulation — Says BTC Conducts 'Funny Business'
ECB Chief Christine Lagarde Calls for Global Bitcoin Regulation — Says BTC Conducts 'Funny Business'
Bitcoiner Loses Password to 7,002 Bitcoins Worth $240 Million
Bitcoiner Loses Password to 7,002 Bitcoins Worth $240 Million
Mastermind of $147 Million Crypto 'Scam of Epic Proportions' Sentenced to 10 Years in US Prison
Mastermind of $147 Million Crypto 'Scam of Epic Proportions' Sentenced to 10 Years in US Prison
Darknet Giant Darkmarket Shut Down, Alleged Operator Arrested
Darknet Giant Darkmarket Shut Down, Alleged Operator Arrested
Lawsuit Filed to Stop a Global Cryptocurrency Scam Spreading in India
Lawsuit Filed to Stop a Global Cryptocurrency Scam Spreading in India
Mark Cuban: Crypto 'Exactly' Like Dot-Com Bubble — Expects Bitcoin to Survive Bubble Burst, Thrive Like Amazon
Mark Cuban: Crypto 'Exactly' Like Dot-Com Bubble — Expects Bitcoin to Survive Bubble Burst, Thrive Like Amazon
JP Morgan Warns of Falling BTC Price With Bitcoin ETF Approval in US
JP Morgan Warns of Falling BTC Price With Bitcoin ETF Approval in US
Investment Manager Guggenheim Has Some Advice as BTC Sheds Billions  — 'Bitcoin's Parabolic Rise Unsustainable'
Investment Manager Guggenheim Has Some Advice as BTC Sheds Billions — 'Bitcoin's Parabolic Rise Unsustainable'
Mad Money's Jim Cramer Advises How to Invest in Bitcoin, When to Sell
Mad Money's Jim Cramer Advises How to Invest in Bitcoin, When to Sell
Bank of America Predicts 'Mother of All Bubbles' for Bitcoin
Bank of America Predicts 'Mother of All Bubbles' for Bitcoin
This Bitcoin Ransomware Rakes in $150 Million in BTC
This Bitcoin Ransomware Rakes in $150 Million in BTC
Economist Discusses What Would Happen if the Masses Ditch Fiat Currencies for Bitcoin
Economist Discusses What Would Happen if the Masses Ditch Fiat Currencies for Bitcoin
Morgan Stanley Massively Increases Bitcoin Exposure Through Microstrategy
Morgan Stanley Massively Increases Bitcoin Exposure Through Microstrategy
Bitcoin 'Going Through the Roof' Unlike Assets Controlled by Government, Says Former Fed Governor
Bitcoin 'Going Through the Roof' Unlike Assets Controlled by Government, Says Former Fed Governor
Bitcoin Now Larger Than Facebook's Market Cap — 'Money Network More Valuable Than Social Network'
Bitcoin Now Larger Than Facebook's Market Cap — 'Money Network More Valuable Than Social Network'
Mark Cuban's Bitcoin Plan: Run for President if BTC Hits $1 Million, Free Satoshis for Every Citizen
Mark Cuban's Bitcoin Plan: Run for President if BTC Hits $1 Million, Free Satoshis for Every Citizen
JPMorgan Predicts $146K Bitcoin Price as Competition With Gold Escalates
JPMorgan Predicts $146K Bitcoin Price as Competition With Gold Escalates
IRS Updates Tax Requirements for Cryptocurrency Owners
IRS Updates Tax Requirements for Cryptocurrency Owners
Crypto Regulation Commences in Serbia: Trading, Mining Legalized
Crypto Regulation Commences in Serbia: Trading, Mining Legalized
Iran Shuts Down 1,620 Cryptocurrency Mining Farms
Iran Shuts Down 1,620 Cryptocurrency Mining Farms
Mastermind of a Cryptocurrency Scam Arrested in India
Mastermind of a Cryptocurrency Scam Arrested in India
Skybridge Bitcoin Fund Debuts With $310 Million — Investment Manager Expects Each BTC Worth $535K
Skybridge Bitcoin Fund Debuts With $310 Million — Investment Manager Expects Each BTC Worth $535K
Top US Banking Regulator: Banks Are Authorized to Use Public Blockchains and Stablecoins
Top US Banking Regulator: Banks Are Authorized to Use Public Blockchains and Stablecoins
Cannabis Dealer Forfeits $3 Million in Bitcoin — 6,000 More BTC Still Missing
Cannabis Dealer Forfeits $3 Million in Bitcoin — 6,000 More BTC Still Missing
Miami's Mayor Considers Putting Some of City's Treasury Reserves in Bitcoin
Miami's Mayor Considers Putting Some of City's Treasury Reserves in Bitcoin
Economist David Rosenberg Pleads Ignorance on Bitcoin After Predicting Massive Bubble
Economist David Rosenberg Pleads Ignorance on Bitcoin After Predicting Massive Bubble
Pro Football Star Receives Half of His $13 Million Salary in Bitcoin
Pro Football Star Receives Half of His $13 Million Salary in Bitcoin
FinCEN to Impose New Regulation for Crypto Holdings at Foreign Exchanges
FinCEN to Impose New Regulation for Crypto Holdings at Foreign Exchanges
US Government Fines Bitgo for Allowing Users to Bypass Sanctions With Cryptocurrency
US Government Fines Bitgo for Allowing Users to Bypass Sanctions With Cryptocurrency
Vaneck Files New Bitcoin ETF Proposal With SEC Under New Administration
Vaneck Files New Bitcoin ETF Proposal With SEC Under New Administration
Peter Schiff's Understanding of Money is Flawed, Says His Pro-Bitcoin Son
Peter Schiff's Understanding of Money is Flawed, Says His Pro-Bitcoin Son
Elon Musk Endorses Cryptocurrency for Martian Economy
Elon Musk Endorses Cryptocurrency for Martian Economy
Physical Crypto Bank Opens in India — These 14 Locations Offer In-Person Banking, Lending, Crypto Exchange
Physical Crypto Bank Opens in India — These 14 Locations Offer In-Person Banking, Lending, Crypto Exchange
New York Approves Its First Publicly Available Japanese Yen Stablecoin
New York Approves Its First Publicly Available Japanese Yen Stablecoin
India Considers 18% GST on Bitcoin Transactions
India Considers 18% GST on Bitcoin Transactions
$200 Billion in Fines: Mega Banks Rack up Penalties From Illegal Activities
$200 Billion in Fines: Mega Banks Rack up Penalties From Illegal Activities
Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Warns Regulators Will Come Down Hard on Bitcoin — 'It Will Be Brutal'
Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Warns Regulators Will Come Down Hard on Bitcoin — 'It Will Be Brutal'
Financial Guru Dave Ramsey Doubts Bitcoin Can Be Cashed Out — Advises BTC Investor to Sell Now
Financial Guru Dave Ramsey Doubts Bitcoin Can Be Cashed Out — Advises BTC Investor to Sell Now
SEC Lawsuit: Tierion to Refund Investors From Its $25 Million Token Sale
SEC Lawsuit: Tierion to Refund Investors From Its $25 Million Token Sale
US Regulator Sues Crypto Hedge Fund Founder — $25 Million in Digital Assets to Be Frozen
US Regulator Sues Crypto Hedge Fund Founder — $25 Million in Digital Assets to Be Frozen
Biden Administration May Roll Back Some Crypto Regulations, Top Banking Regulator Warns
Biden Administration May Roll Back Some Crypto Regulations, Top Banking Regulator Warns