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

PayPal merchants can now accept Bitcoin in North America, sort of

Author: btc-news-bot Image Credit: Antana/FlickrToday PayPal, with some reservations, launched Bitcoin support for users of its payments service in North America.
This announcement technically marks PayPal parent company eBay’s second Bitcoin experiment, as Braintree, which eBay also owns, debuted Bitcoin support a few weeks ago. PayPal shares that merchants can now accept Bitcoin

PayPal Announces First Partnerships in Bitcoin Space

Author: quotecoins
PayPal has announced partnerships with the three largest payment processors in the bitcoin space – BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin.
In a blog post penned by senior director of corporate strategy Scott Ellison, PayPal revealed that online merchants in North America will now be able to accept bitcoin via

The new look of Coinsecure!

Author: coinsecure

The sidelines have been packed with initiative and change as we streamline ourselves towards delivery of our first user-interaction application. During the course of the build, our creative team, hard at work, decided on a change of our brand.

Why these changes? And more specifically, why now?

Our

Gaming Bitcoin: MIT Researchers Double Investment In 50 Days

Author: dc2net Gaming Bitcoin: MIT Researchers Double Investment In 50 DaysA researcher at MIT may have found the key to predicting the price of Bitcoin, the notoriously unpredictable cryptocurrency, MIT News reports.
Bitcoin is a high-risk investment. The digital currency can fluctuate dramatically depending on outside factors. A federal seizure may

Counterparty Financial Tool

Counterparty allows you to attract investors from anywhere in the world, allocate equity, and distribute profits from your company to them automatically. Additionally, the built-in asset exchange means that your tokens become part of a global marketplace with other companies and projects. Because Counterparty uses Bitcoin it’s easy to raise funds, pay vendors and staff, and get business done with the worlds most popular digital currency. In the Counterparty protocol… Read More »