bitcoin news

Bitfury and Lightning Network Suggest a Solution to the Bitcoin Routing Problem
July 8th, 2016

The blockchain technology company, Bitfury Group, has proposed a new hybrid routing solution that will increase transaction volumes in the bitcoin blockchain network.

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory Signed Bitcoin Bill Into Law
July 7th, 2016

The law focuses on regulation of digital currencies including bitcoin and blockchain industry in particular.

Brexit and Donald Trump’s Possible Presidency to Drive Rise in Bitcoin Transactions, Says Juniper Research
July 5th, 2016

Juniper Research revealed that although Trump’s presidency is ranked within the Top 10 global risks, it can positively influence bitcoin trading.

Bitcoin Halving Event to Occur in the Upcoming Weeks
June 30th, 2016

Within the next few weeks, the reward miners get for creating the virtual currency is anticipated to face the second halving in history of bitcoin.

Winklevoss Twins Switch To BATS Global Markets for Proposed Bitcoin ETF
June 30th, 2016

Although the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust was initially listed on Nasdaq, Winklevoss brothers have decided to change it to BATS Global Markets.

Bitcoin Bill Approved by North Carolina Senate
June 28th, 2016

The bill empowers bitcoin companies in North Carolina to get money transmitter licenses.

Pound Falls and Bitcoin Price Boosts After Brexit
June 28th, 2016

According to estimates of multiple experts, bitcoin will continue to grow in July after the British makes their decision on the presence in the European Union.

Bitcoin Sportsbook Sportsbet.io Kick-Off Euro 2016 With Bumper Bets
June 27th, 2016

Sportsbet.io has enjoyed a strong start to Euro 2016, the biggest betting event since the 2014 World Cup. The Bitcoin sportsbook has already handed out 36 BTC in prizes and two exclusive tickets to the European Championship final in Paris.

Bitcoin Price Is Pushing Towards $700 As Britain Votes to Leave EU
June 24th, 2016

Britain has made its decision in favor of leaving the EU, which stimulated another increase of bitcoin price.

Circle and Colu Raise Multimillion Investments for Blockchain Development
June 23rd, 2016

Bitcoin price has reached its 2-year high while investors are increasing their contribution in blockchain and bitcoin development.

Euroclear Partners with itBit to Develop Blockchain System for Gold Market Settlement
June 21st, 2016

The cooperation aimed at creation of next generation settlement service for gold market will be based on Bankchain, itBit’s revolutionary product.

Craig Wright, Used to Claim He Is Bitcoin Creator, Now Wants to Patent the Cryptocurrency
June 21st, 2016

Craig Wright has altogether filed more than 50 patent applications in Britain through Antigua-registered EITC Holdings Ltd for this year.

Bitcoin Price Reaches 2016 High, Crosses the $750 Barrier
June 17th, 2016

We have prepared the list of most possible reasons for such a significant bitcoin surge.