Bitcoin Cryptocurrency Concepts

  If you still cant figure out what the heck a bitcoin is, this simple explanation for a five-year-old may help you … Were sitting on a park bench. Its a great day.I have one apple with me, I give it to you. You now have one apple and I have zero.That was simple, right? … Now, let’s say I have one digital apple. Here, Ill give you my digital… Read More »

Coinverse Bucks Brazil

Author: bitcoininfonews

Coinverse has launched a new bitcoin banking platform that aims to bring consumer and merchant bitcoin transactions and bitcoin bill payment to the broader Latin American market.
The Brazil-based startup sees an unmet demand for user-friendly bitcoin solutions, asserting that its domestic competitors are better catered to experienced bitcoin users

Malaysians Can Pay Taxis With Bitcoin

Author: bitcoininfonews

Taxi passengers in the Malaysian cities of Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru can now pay for their rides in bitcoin, thanks to a booking service called Taximonger.
Bitcoin Malaysia reported that it believes Taximonger offers the first opportunity for Asian taxi customers to use bitcoin, adding that for Malaysia

Bitcoin vs Apple Pay Discussed in NY

Author: latestbitcoinnews

The buzz surrounding Apple Pay may have initially startled some bitcoin enthusiasts, but industry experts continue to speak out on why the latest mobile payments solution is only passively interesting.
At the Bitcoin Law conference, an event held at New York Law School this Tuesday, American Express VP and senior

Using Bitcoin Block Chain

Documents could be timestamped forever Last week,Time published an article titled How Bitcoin Can Save Journalism and the Arts, exploring bitcoins micropayment capability for creating a new model of content distribution that is free from advertising. Yet, long before this new interest and innovation sparked outside the tech community, WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian Assange was seeing the promise of the bitcoin technology beyond currency. The ramifications of bitcoin technology go far… Read More »

Sidechains White Paper Imagines New Future

Author: quotecoins
A group of bitcoin core developers and cryptographic technology experts have released a new proposal that could reshape the digital currency ecosystem if implemented.
The sidechains concept has long been argued as a solution to what many see as a volatile and self-damaging sector of the cryptocurrency ecosystem

State of Bitcoin Q3 2014

Bitcoin Ecosystem Maturing Amid Price Pressure This article will run through some key findings from the new report, which focuses on data and events in the third quarter of 2014 up to the present day. Overall, this quarter could be characterized as a Tale of Two Bitcoins. On the one hand, significant bitcoin venture investment continued and much progress was made in furthering adoption, particularly in bitcoin’s use as a… Read More »

Orobit Digital Cryptocurrency

Orobit is a digital cryptocurrency that operates on a community-based standard of value using peer-to-peer (P2P) networking as the means of conducting transactions. Rather than having a central authority determine the value of the currency, its worth is determined by the number of products and services people are willing to buy or sell using Orobits. Orobits have a global value, so they can be used in any country, at any… Read More »

Blockchain scores heftiest venture funding round in Bitcoin history

Author: quotecoins
Blockchain, the provider of the world’s most famous Bitcoin digital wallet, has just landed a huge venture funding round, the biggest in the history of cryptocurrency. The company raised a little over $30 million from Silicon Valley-based venture capital investors, a group led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and Wicklow Capital.
“Over

Argentina’s OmbuShop Adds Bitcoin Payment Option for 2,000 Merchants

Author: latestbitcoinnews

OmbuShop has announced a new partnership that will allow 2,000 merchants in Latin America to add bitcoin as a payment option for their online stores.
Founded in 2011, the e-commerce website provider primarily caters to clothing and accessory merchants. OmbuShop is based in Argentina, but serves Colombia, Chile