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Twitch Streamers Can Now Tip With Four Cryptocurrencies

Users of the popular video game streaming application Twitch can now tip each other using a variety of cryptocurrencies. The integration is made possible by a firm called Streamlabs who have built a protocol that can send tips through a user’s Coinbase account. Also Read: Decentralized Exchange Compendium ‘Index’ Lists Over 200 Dex Platforms Twitch Users […]

People Are Discovering Bitcoin Worth Thousands of Dollars in Changetip Accounts

Changetip is the gift that keeps giving. One year after the micro-tipping service shut down, account holders are logging in to discover forgotten bitcoin worth hundreds or even thousands of dollars. The San Francisco-based micropayment platform is no more, but its legacy lives on through forgotten bitcoin shrapnel that is now worth multitudes more. Also […]

Bitcoin Tipping Website Taringa Suffers Major Data Breach

Any website related to Bitcoin and cryptocurrency is often a big target for hackers. Although properly secured platforms are protected from major incidents, a successful hack will occur every now and then. Taringa, a Latin American site known for its positive stance toward Bitcoin, was compromised a few days ago. Login details of nearly all its 28 million […]

Kim Dotcom Teases Micro-tipping App Bitcache for Youtubers

On August 26 the notorious Kim Dotcom released a preview of his new Bitcache platform for Youtubers. Additionally, Youtube creators with 500,000 followers can direct message Dotcom for a beta partnership opportunity. Also Read: Australia Introduces Bill That Regulates Bitcoin Exchanges With Bitcache Fans Can Tip Their Favorite Youtubers mBTC for Content Kim Dotcom has been […]

After Changetip’s Failure – Minitip Retries the Bitcoin Tipping Thing on Reddit

An early stage, Reddit-only application has recently launched within the social media giant, allowing users to tip each other small amounts of bitcoin. This free and simple system uses no other website or account and was created to replace the now-retired Changetip service. Also read: Zeronet Wants to Replace the Dark Web by Marrying Bitcoin to […]

Popular Japanese Q&A Site OKWave to Integrate Bitcoin Tipping Across Platform

OKWave, the largest Q&A site in Japan with more than 40 million monthly visitors, has announced that the company will integrate bitcoin to allow its users to either tip each other or incentivize its users using bitcoin. OKWave’s blogpost read, “Until now, you could only leave thanks in the comments under your favourite answers, now […]