The State

Today is the Day We Fight Back Against The NSA

More than 6,000 websites, including Reddit, Tumblr, Mozilla, are taking part in an online protest against government surveillance. The action marks two years since website blackouts against SOPA and PIPA and commemorates Aaron Swartz’s death. The February 11 online protest, going by the title ‘The Day We Fight Back’, is …

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First Car Bought With Bitcoin in New Hampshire

“New Hampshire history was made when Robert Mathias and Darryl Perry, two Free State Project participants, engaged in the state’s first ever Bitcoin car purchase, further cementing the Free State as a haven of alternative, government-less economic activity. Even better, the newly-christened “bitmobile” sports vanity plates reading “BITCOIN” as a …

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