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Bitcoin Cash Acceptance Grows — Dish Network and Flow Partner With Bitpay

This week Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponents will be pleased to hear that more merchants can now accept bitcoin cash due to the crypto-payment processing firm Bitpay announcing a few strategic partnerships this week. The first announcement stems from the subscription television channel provider, Dish, who announced on August 9th that BCH is now accepted as a payment […]

Coinbase Commerce Announces Addition of New Features, Faces Increasing Competition

Coinbase Commerce has announced the addition of new features and plugins being added to their platform in a recent announcement. The move to add new features comes as Coinbase Commerce is facing increased competition from their competitors. WooCommerce Plugin WooCommerce is the most popular eCommerce platform on the web with almost 50,000,000 downloads. The platform allows businesses… […]

Wall Street Crypto Interest Continues as Fundstrat Accepts Bitcoin

Leading independent Wall Street research organization Fundstrat has announced that it is about to start accepting Bitcoin from global clients. The trend in Wall Street currently seems split between joiners and leavers, those such as banking giant Goldman Sachs who, having listened to its client base, has demonstrated that it has seen the writing on the […]

Stephen James BMW in UK Now Accepting Bitcoin

Stephen James BMW, which operates five BMW dealerships in London and Kent in the United Kingdom, is now selling cars for Bitcoin via BitPay. This is another example of how Bitcoin can be used as a medium of exchange, even for large purchases like luxury cars. Stephen James is now accepting Bitcoin for the purchase […]

Malta Passes New Laws to Claim World’s First Nation with Crypto Certainty

Malta has officially passed three bills into law to legalize cryptocurrency businesses in the country, claiming to make it the world’s first nation to provide legal certainty to the cryptocurrency field, according to Bitcoinist. The bills passed their fourth and final reading on 4 July and as Bitcoin News reported recently, the bills are aimed at […]

Sacramento Kings Slam Dunk for Charity with Ethereum Mining

California’s Sacremento Kings, a professional basketball team, has joined the current wave of cryptocurrency charities, announcing their own contribution based on Ethereum mining, as reported by the National Basketball Association (NBA). The project, called MiningForGood, will make the Kings the first professional sports team to mine a cryptocurrency, using MiningStore’s machines which will be installed […]

Bitcoin.Org’s New Look to Entice: Purges Bitpay, Coinbase, Blockchain References

A foundational crypto ecosystem website, Bitcoin.org, promoted its new look this week. Designed to be more enticing and up-to-date, the site’s changes involve more than just cosmetics and graphics. For example, it has removed references to incredibly popular resources such as Coinbase, Blockchain.com, and Bitpay.   Also read: Russian Farming Village: Local Crypto, Bitcoin Reserves, […]

Bitcoin Use Case: Limiting Government Growth

The Institute for Justice (IJ) bills itself as the national law firm for liberty. IJ works to slow the growth of government in the US in all its forms: economic freedom, education, private property, freedom of speech, not to mention amicus briefs to the Supreme Court. Now bitcoiners can help support IJ’s valuable work, a […]