How Iceland’s Pirate Party Could Pave the Way for Bitcoin

The Pirate Party in Iceland is not a team of seafarers with parrots on their shoulders scouring for treasure, but rather a radical political unit poised to take power in Iceland. The group was founded about four years ago by a team of alleged hackers and activists; it rose to fame the following year to […]

WebMoney Offers Bitcoin Support to Fiat Purses

WebMoney, the Moscow-based Russian online payment solution platform has announced support for Bitcoin. The new feature enables merchants to accept Bitcoin payments from customers who are not signed up on WebMoney. The latest addition, which was launched by the company earlier this week, enables merchants that use “Merchant WebMoney” service to accept payments without having to go through multiple steps, like […]

Bitcoin Price Watch; Live Trade!

So that’s another day done out of Europe in the bitcoin price, and once again, we’ve had plenty to go at. As a matter of fact, as we right this analysis, we are in a short trade based on our predefined strategy that we outlined this morning. This trade is ongoing towards a downside target […]

With TumbleBit, Bitcoin Mixing May Have Found Its Winning Answer

Bitcoin right now is not really anonymous. Monitoring the unencrypted peer-to-peer network, analyzing the public blockchain or Know Your Customer (KYC) policies and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations can reveal a lot about who is using Bitcoin and for what. This is not great from a privacy perspective. For example, Bitcoin users might not necessarily want the […]