Jan 3, 2014

3D-printed gun advocate Cody Wilson announces bitcoin venture

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WASHINGTON –Cody Wilson isn’t afraid of legal gray areas, whether they’re do-it-yourself firearms or anonymous online money.

Last year, the Austin resident and former UT law student posted plans for a 3D-printed plastic handgun online along with a video demonstrating the weapon. He took the plans down days later, after the State Department ordered them removed.

Now, Wilson has moved into another realm growing increasingly popular among tech-centric libertarians. He and six other coders are working on software that would further encrypt bitcoins, an increasingly popular quasi-anonymous online currency.

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  1. Hank says:

    Cody Wilson is a smart fellow. He’s very quick to pick up on new groundbreaking technologies like 3D printing and now bitcoin. Bitcoin is going to be the future for sure.

    For everybody who want to practice with bitcoin, at the following website you can receive free bitcoins:


    All you have to to is fill out your bitcoinadress and password, there is no registration procedure. You receive free bitcoins every hour in some sort of lottery (up to +- 0.2 btc!). They really pay out. The fun part is that you can use your winnings to play higher/lower to win additional coins.