Anastasiya Vanyukevich

Anastasia is the main author of TheBlogIsMine website. Sometimes she writes for other blogs in STB Media Network – CoinSpeaker, Lolset and very rare for Softabler. She loves cooking and travel.

Bitcoin Foundation Hit By Losses, Restructuring Plans Are Being Considered
April 8th, 2015

The U.S. outfit created to help promote the cryptocurrency has faced lots of controversy lately and resent rumors and pieces of evidence suggest that the Bitcoin Foundation is running out of money.

Bitcoin Could Get Fresh Boost from U.S.’s Biggest Proprietary Traders
April 6th, 2015

A recently published report on the Wall Street Journal claims that some major US’s proprietary trading and investment giants are showing signs of interest in getting their feet soaked in Bitcoin, a move that is already predicted to change drastically the digital currency.

UBS to Investigate Blockchain Technology in New Research Lab in London
April 2nd, 2015

Swiss banking giant announced today that it plans to investigate blockchain technology in new London innovation lab.

Bitcoin Entrepreneur Charlie Shrem Thinks About Using Virtual Currency in Prison
March 31st, 2015

Charlie Shrem’s new home for the next two years – Lewisburg Federal Prison Camp in Pennsylvania – doesn’t accept bitcoins yet.

BitPay’s Bitcoin Checkout App Can be Named ‘Retail App Of the Year’
March 23rd, 2015

This year’s awards are special for the digital currency community as Bitpay and their recently Bitcoin Checkout app is nominated for the ‘Best Retail App of the Year’ by Contactless & Mobile Awards.

Only 6% of iPhone 6 Owners in U.S. Have Used Apple Pay in Stores
March 20th, 2015

6 percent of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners have used Apple Pay to make a touchless transaction, while 85 percent haven’t even tried the service, according to the report by market research firm InfoScout.

Facebook Inc Introduces Free Friend-to-Friend Payments Through Messages
March 17th, 2015

Facebook Inc. is trying to get in the game of online payment systems like PayPal or Venmo by introducing a free friend-to-friend service of its own, the company announced today.

Japanese E-commerce Giant Rakuten Starts Accepting Bitcoin
March 17th, 2015

The e-commerce giant will begin accepting Bitcoin first on in the US, to be followed by in Germany and in Austria.

Bitcoin Price Rises, While Euro Drifts Down to New Lows, US Dollar Firms
March 16th, 2015

The dollar fell across the board today while investors believe that its fast rise could affect the Federal Reserve to be a little more cautious about raising interest rates this year.

Secret Bitcoin Startup ’21 Inc’ Gets Record $116M in Latest Funding Round
March 10th, 2015

A secret Silicon Valley-based bitcoin startup called ’21 Inc’ has raised $116 million from Andreessen Horowitz, Peter Thiel and others.

Apple Watch Event: Will The Upcoming Device Influence Bitcoin?
March 9th, 2015

Experts debate whether the upcoming Apple device will impact on the whole Bitcoin industry.