This basics of Ripple and XRP article provides an objective review of the Ripple global settlement network and XRP, the Ripple cryptocurrency. From my reading, it appears that Ripple and XRP make currency transfers very efficient. And in judging efficiency, I refer to transaction speed and cost. This article explains that large banking institutions are using Ripple to save costs on money transfers. The advantages and drawbacks of the Ripple… Read More »
Buy Coins Instantly No Account Needed ShapeShift is an instant exchange for Litecoin, Bitcoin, Peercoin,Dogecoin, Darkcoin, Namecoin, Feathercoin, Blackcoin and other cryptocoins. As a new service, it is thefastest way to trade between these digital currencies. An exchange between coins on ShapeShift takes only a few seconds, and no account isneeded. There has never been a faster, easier way to exchange Bitcoin, Dogecoin, Litecoin, Peercoin, Darkcoin, Namecoin, Feathercoin, Blackcoin… Read More »
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
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
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
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
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 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, 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.
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