Individual Japanese politicians are interested in bitcoin despite the government’s hands-off approach, as the local ecosystem goes post-Gox.
The Hague, Netherlands played center stage to one of the first bitcoin boulevard events in the world two months ago, bringing together cryptocurrency users and businesses in spectacular fashion. A The post Arnhem Bitcoincity: The Next Bitcoin Boulevard…
Famed gold supporter and investor Peter Schiff hasn’t quite gone down in the books as a supporter of bitcoin. Late last year, Schiff appeared on CNBC program “Futures Now” to denounced The post Despite Denouncing Bitcoin, Investor Peter Schiff Now Accepting Bitcoin For Gold appeared first on newsBTC.
Famed finance personality Peter Schiff’s precious metals company now takes bitcoin, but he remains skeptical about digital currencies.
Coinbase today announced a partnership with the Budweiser Made in America (BMIA) Concert Series that will give out $10 worth of free bitcoin to eligible concert-goers. Budweiser’s Made in America Concert The post Coinbase Teams Up With Budweiser to Give Concert-Goers Free Bitcoin appeared first on newsBTC.
I’m alive, Idiots!So I’m on my way down to New York City yesterday on a bus with crappy wifi, and ten minutes outside of Manhattan, I start to feel a nice bit of vertigo and feel the world going sideways. But it’s not just me. Everyone feels it because we are slowly meandering up the […]
CoinDesk provides an overview of the US politicians who are increasing awareness of digital currency.
As Bitcoin is becoming a household name around the world, the Inside Bitcoins Conference series is hosting conferences around the world with the next stop in Hong Kong on June 24-25. Mediabistro issued the following press release: Inside Bitcoins Conference Heads to Hong Kong to Demystify the Myths and Spur Wider Adoption of Bitcoin Across Asia […]
TechCrunchMay 22 Is Bitcoin Pizza DayTechCrunchFour years ago this week, on May 22, 2010, a BTC fan and programmer named Laszlo Hanyecz offered 10,000 Bitcoins – about $40 at that time – for two Papa John’s pizzas (pictured above). He wrote: I’ll pay 10,000 bitcoins for a couple of pizzas.. like …May 22 Is Bitcoin […]
Canadian lawyer Christine Duhaime is collaborating with a group of international lawyers, professors, financial crime specialists, and even bitcoin businesses to write the world’s first law book on the topic of bitcoin The post Canadian Lawyer Taking The Lead in Writing First Bitcoin Law Book appeared first on newsBTC.
Coinbase is continuing to court the college crowd with its latest bitcoin giveaway program.
Since Circle Internet Financial announced their services recently, including no-fee bitcoin “banking”, many in the community have had no shortage of questions about the company, which to date has mostly The post Circle CTO Answers Community’s Pressing Questions on Monetization, More appeared first on newsBTC.
Bitcoin Foundation discusses its expanding operations and past controversies at its annual members meeting.
The Bitcoin ATM industry has continued to experience a high level of growth since the installation of the first public machine in Vancouver in October 2013. With the industry’s predominant focus on the $542 billion annual remittance market and banking-like services for underbanked people, including 62 million underbanked people in the US alone, the Bitcoin […]
Washington Post (blog)Marc Andreessen: In 20 years, we’ll talk about Bitcoin like we talk about the …Washington Post (blog)The investor and Web browser pioneer Marc Andreessen thinks we’ll all look back in 20 years and conclude that Bitcoin was as influential a platform for innovation as the Internet itself was. He says that tech companies […]