Observations from Fintech Festival 2017.
An interesting shift from Bitcoin to Bitcoin Cash is taking place as we speak. In Oslo, one of the Meetup groups is ditching Bitcoin altogether. The name has even been rebranded to Oslo Bitcoin Cash Meetup starting a few days ago. This is a rather interesting development, although we will see more of these in […]
How is Blockchain in Asia? Blockshow has traveled across the continent to find out.
On October 14 a new bitcoin cash exchange was launched called, Localbitcoincash.org, a platform that enables people to trade the decentralized currency in a peer-to-peer fashion. Also read: Putin Confirms Russia Will Regulate Cryptocurrencies Localbitcoincash.org Launches Beta Platform This week the beta version of Localbitcoincash.org (LBC) was released after bitcoin cash (BCH) fans were teased with screenshots […]
1600 members of Seoul’s Bitcoin Meetup have approved an open letter condemning SegWit2x.
Bitcoin’s popularity in India is steadily growing, particularly in the country’s third most populous city, Bangalore. Leading Indian bitcoin exchange Unocoin is based in the city, and has been helping merchants accept bitcoin there. Bitcoin.com talked to CEO Sathvik Vishwanath about the bitcoin economy in Bangalore and throughout India. Also read: India Fights Over Which Government […]
Our London Correspondent Nick Ayton aka the Sage of Shoreditch interviews a professional scammer, comments on the latest Ethereum meetup, new Criminal Coin ICO, and Satoshi…
From Russia to Ukraine to Slovenia, Eastern European countries now hold a major pillar in the crypto space that stands between countries in the West and Asia. …
This past Saturday, August 27th Bitcoin Tour Colombia held its first event in Cucuta, it was part of a series that were organized across several cities including Bogota, Medellin and concluding in Cucuta located in the north of the border with Venezuela. This initiative was formed by a collaboration of diverse local Bitcoiners lead by […]
Monthly Bitcoin meetings are an excellent way to raise awareness about cryptocurrency. Over in Amsterdam, the Bitcoin Wednesday initiative is celebrating its third birthday on July 6th. There will be a reception, various workshops, and presentations. Tickets are very limited, and RSVPing is mandatory for those looking to attend. Bitcoin Wednesday Continues The Streak It […]
Singapore will be the host of an Ethereum presentation event, on June 3rd Vitalik Buterin himself will attend the meeting to talk about several key points related to Ethereum’s protocol like the Casper Algorithm, Scalability issues, DAOs, how Bitcoin and Ethereum can work together and more. Singapore has been one of the leading nations in […]
With the upcoming annual celebration of Bitcoin Pizza Day, it will be exciting to see what types of community efforts one can expect. Several Meetup Groups will get together on this joyous occasion to celebrate the world’s first ever transaction in Bitcoin. Besides, most people like pizza, so we might as well eat one to […]
Everybody active in the world of Bitcoin and blockchain technology will know how Russia is not a big fan of these concepts by any means. But other countries in the region seem to have a more open mind towards virtual currencies in general. Belarus, for example, will host its very first Meetup on distributed ledgers […]
It is always positive to see more people taking an interest in the digital currency ecosystem. A new Meetup group has formed in Barcelona, which wants to focus on the potential of blockchain technology, rather than just Bitcoin itself. Quite an interesting take on things, as companies have been shying away from the term “Bitcoin” […]
On March 23 & 24 2016, taking place at the QEII Centre, in the heart of London, The London Bitcoin Forum is bringing together 900 attendees, more than 60 expert speakers and 20+ media partners for a prestigious two-day event featuring powerful keynote talks, plenty of networking opportunities, demos and panels about upcoming challenges and […]