Bitcoin-oriented Brave Browser Sees Bright Future for WebTorrent Technology

Bitcoin-oriented Brave Browser Sees Bright Future for WebTorrent Technology

Increasing bitcoin adoption on a global scale is anything but easy. Despite bitcoin providing a more than a valid use case for financial services, a lot of people remain wary… Read more »

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Trump’s New Budget Director Is a Bitcoin Advocate

Trump’s New Budget Director Is a Bitcoin Advocate

Many bitcoiners believe the Trump administration’s anti-regulatory stance may help bitcoin succeed in the U.S. Now the senate has appointed another bitcoin supporter, South Carolina Republican Mick Mulvaney as the… Read more »

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New IoT Cryptocurrency Tech 'Evolved Beyond Blockchain', Creators Say

New IoT Cryptocurrency Tech 'Evolved Beyond Blockchain', Creators Say

A new cryptocurrency proof of concept designed for machine-to-machine payments is set to debut in Spain next week. The Iota project was created in a collaboration between Internet of Things (IoT) startup Iota and Canonical,… Read more »

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Swift is Recruiting Banks for Blockchain Tests

Swift is Recruiting Banks for Blockchain Tests

Global financial messaging service provider Swift is seeking to recruit other financial institutions to join its ongoing blockchain R&D initiative. At a meeting at Swift’s New York headquarters last week, Stephen Grainger, Swift’s… Read more »

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LocalBitcoins Sets New All-Time High As Chinese Traders Skirt Official Clampdown

LocalBitcoins Sets New All-Time High As Chinese Traders Skirt Official Clampdown

Chinese leading trading platforms have imposed halts on withdrawals resulting in traders flocking to peer-to-peer marketplaces to continue buying and selling bitcoin. Peer-to-peer Bitcoin hub LocalBitcoins has set a new… Read more »

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Spooked by spike in cyber extortion, businesses are stockpiling bitcoin for payoffs

Spooked by spike in cyber extortion, businesses are stockpiling bitcoin for payoffs

U.S. corporations that have long resisted bending to the demands of computer hackers who take their networks hostage are increasingly stockpiling bitcoin, the digital currency, so that they can quickly… Read more »

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Share a Bitcoin Friendly Bank You Know

Share a Bitcoin Friendly Bank You Know

Hi, I’ve been looking for a list of banks around the world that are friendly to bitcoin, and I can’t find one that is up to date. The ones that… Read more »

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Bitcoin on the Move Again

Bitcoin on the Move Again

Market Highlights Please note: All data, figures & graphs are valid as of February 21st. All trading carries risk. Only risk capital you’re prepared to lose. Market Overview Finally, things… Read more »

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Bitcoin’s Block Size Controversy is Morphing Into a Debate Between Hard Forks and Soft Forks

Bitcoin’s Block Size Controversy is Morphing Into a Debate Between Hard Forks and Soft Forks

For nearly the past two years, various alternatives to Bitcoin Core have attempted to increase Bitcoin’s block size limit via hard-forking changes to the codebase run by nodes on the… Read more »

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Blockchain Intelligence Group Launches QLUE Platform To Flush Out Supicious Bitcoin Transfers

Blockchain Intelligence Group Launches QLUE Platform To Flush Out Supicious Bitcoin Transfers

Law enforcement agencies are keeping a close eye on bitcoin and the darknet. In fact, they feel a lot of suspicious bitcoin transactions take place every single day. Blockchain Intelligence… Read more »

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