If you pay any attention to the financial blogosphere you might have noticed talk of an impending economic collapse coming to the US and world this Fall. The Economic Collapse Blog issued a “Red Alert” for the last six months of 2015, for instance. In early 2015, The Economic Collapse Blog’s Michael Snyder wrote a […]
Bitcoincuba aims to introduce the cryptocurrency bitcoin to the Cuban community, with the first transaction already made through a public WiFi. According to founder Fernando Villar, this could show Cubans that it is possible to transact using the cryptocurrency via Nauta, the state-run public WiFi network. “This will hopefully open everyone’s eyes on the possibilities […]
A new bitcoin micropayments tool has launched to take aim at the global freelance and on-demand services market.
iOS & Android App Localization and Copywriting Company Babble-on, Introduces Bitcoin/Alipay Payments
Even though the bitcoin price has been falling down and the currency volatility is nowhere near from slowing down, the digital currency seems to be continuously attracting newcomers and everyday more and more companies start to integrate bitcoin has a new payment method. The latest company to add bitcoin to its payment options was Babble-on, […]
Three days of focused, structured business development and information exchange about the state of mobile payments. USA: Industry leaders are predicting a drastic climb in mobile payments over the next four years. Researchers estimate that Mobile payment transactions will reach $800 billion by 2019, and that number will continue to grow. As customers continue to […]
LakeBTC, a bitcoin exchange company based in China, is now open for GBP and JPY deposits on its cryptocurrency platform. This move could open the company for more client accounts based in the UK and Japan, where bitcoin acceptance has also been increasing. In particular, clients can make a GBP deposit on LakeBTC through a […]
CoinDesk speaks with Symbiont CEO Mark Smith to learn more about the company’s “smart securities” and budding capital markets rivalry with Overstock.
Several officials from India’s central bank have spoken out about cryptocurrencies during recent conference appearances.
It has been little over a week since Mike Hearn and Gavin Andresen included Bitcoin Improvement Proposal 101 (BIP 101) into the alternative Bitcoin implementation Bitcoin XT. BIP 101 is designed to create a hard fork in the blockchain to allow for blocks of up to 8 megabytes, doubling every two years. Despite a major uproar […]
Regulation has always been a contentious issue in the Bitcoin industry. Some members of the community wish to avoid any regulation at all costs, while others want to work closely with regulators to bring clarity to the space as soon as possible. A panel on Bitcoin regulation was recently featured at the American Banker Digital […]