bitcoin news

Swiss Town Zug Starts Accepting Bitcoin Payments for Municipal Services
May 10th, 2016

Zug becomes the first city in the world that launches a 6-month trial to see whether accepting bitcoin payment for government services is rational.

Australian Entrepreneur Craig Wright Says He’s Satoshi Nakamoto, the Creator of Bitcoin
May 2nd, 2016

5 months after Craig Steven Wright, an Australian computer scientist and entrepreneur, was outed against his will as Satoshi Nakamoto, he says he is indeed the creator of bitcoin.

Bitstamp Becomes First Bitcoin Exchange to Receive European License
April 25th, 2016

The major bitcoin exchange has finally received a license from the government of Luxembourg, thus becoming the first regulated digital currency trading platform in Europe.

Bitstamp is Working with Luxembourg Government to Launch Licensed Services in Europe
April 20th, 2016

The bitcoin exchange is planning to get an electronic money license to offer its regulated bitcoin trading services for users across Europe.

Indian Leading Bitcoin Trading Platform Coinsecure Raises $1.2 Million in ‘Series A’ Round
April 19th, 2016

Coinsecure focuses on establishment of reliable bitcoin trading platform and promotion of the cryptocurrency to Indian users.

European Parliament to Host 4-Day Blockchain Conference Next Week
April 17th, 2016

Members of the EU Parliament will be given an opportunity to gain wider knowledge of the digital currency and technology behind it at the upcoming blockchain conference in Belgium.

Genesis Mining Offers Bitcoin to Bypass Donald Trump’s Mexican Remittance Wall
April 14th, 2016

Trump is going to block the flow of remittance funds from United States to Mexico to subsidize the construction of the wall between these two countries.

Airbnb Acquired a Team of Bitcoin Experts from Tipping Service ChangeTip
April 13th, 2016

Airbnb is now searching a way to leverage the blockchain in order to create a global and universally readable userbase.

Bitcoin Trade Organizations Partnered to Launch Global Blockchain Forum
April 12th, 2016

The Chamber of Digital Commerce, together with other three bitcoin technology organizations, has launched a new project to help develop consistent blockchain regulation.

Barclays Is Getting Into Bitcoin Business with Goldman-Backed Payments App Circle
April 6th, 2016

Circle’s app that has already been available in the USA is expanding its services for UK citizens who can now instantly send value without fees and with the convenience of sending an email or text.

The Future of Bitcoin is Bright According to XML Gold CEO
April 5th, 2016

Amid the Bitcoin block-size debate Bitcoin exchange platform XML Gold CEO believes new decentralized apps will be built on Bitcoin’s blockchain, the current debate will be resolved, and the Internet will get its first real payment protocol.

New Cryptocurrency, BigUp Gets Bigger
April 5th, 2016

The BigUp cryptocurrency is rapidly achieving recognition and popularity as it progresses with its development and integration phase with BigUp community’s support.

CoinsBank Launches Universal Crypto Solution at Money2020 Europe
April 5th, 2016

CoinsBank, the official sponsor of Money2020 Europe announces the launch of its Universal Crypto Solution at the event focused on next generation blockchain solutions including CoinsBank Wallet, Card, Merchant Tools, Exchange, Charts and Mobile App.