• Trestor is a technology non-profit company whose mission is to create the most efficient International service for money, payment, and markets. The Startup is focused on providing a global and accessible money and payment system with over 575 retail partners located across 66 countries. Trestor Network, or T-net, is a decentralized peer-to-peer network. Just like many other cryptocurrencies, anyone who wishes to contribute computation and bandwidth resources can become an active node and help run

    Trestor Foundation Provides A Solution For Greece Capital Controls

    | 2015/07/11 6:00 pm
  • HYPER is a cryptocurrency designed to be used in video games, with the currency already having full integration in games like CSGO and Rust through game servers. “Essentially, HYPER is a low energy cryptocurrency designed for use in online games, MMOs, virtual worlds and more. The currency is currently used in Poker, CS:GO, TF2, EVE Online, StarMade, Assetto Corsa Racing, Paperboy, Tilt, Snowball, Dice and more, and Zandagort – a space-based strategy MMO game server

    HYPER Integrates Into MMORPG; Roadmap Released

    | 2015/07/09 8:00 am
  • With the turmoil surround the situation that is developing in Greece, many are looking towards Bitcoin as a potential long-term solution to solving the problem as well as set a precedent if similar situations erupt. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with Crypto Collider and is not responsible for its products and/or services. DNotes Alan Yong describes the situation as grave, with the potential for the situation to

    DNotes Alan Yong Comments Regarding Greece; Needs A Global Currency

    | 2015/07/08 6:00 pm
  • AltQuick, a BitQuick offshoot, has announced that it will begin offering users the option to purchase altcoins using fiat through local banks and credit unions.  By offering this option for altcoins, the company is opening up another facet of cryptocurrencies to more people. Also Read: ShapeShift.io Refutes BitLicense, Halts Services in New York Area One of the most important aspects of this offer is the fact that AltQuick is using the Shapeshift API on the back

    AltQuick Offers Users Option to Buy Altcoins With Cash Deposits

    | 2015/07/08 3:00 pm
  • National Aten Coin (NAC) is a company with headquarters in Las Vegas, Nevada. Responsible for creating Aten “Black Gold” Coin, the cryptocurrency is now offering new patented digital wallets, available in August of 2015. Including additional features into the new wallets by entities in the EU is the reason date has been rescheduled. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with NAC/ANX and is not responsible for its products

    Aten “Black Gold” Coin Soon To Launch Patented Wallet

    | 2015/07/07 6:00 pm
  • Bitcoin has done extremely well this week, rising from a low of $249 from the beginning of this week, all the way up to a high of $270, with price sitting at $269.61 currently. With Bitcoin known to receive significant market movement from global politics, it is no surprise Greece defaulting gave Bitcoin a $20 boost in price. Also Read: Last Weeks Market Wrap Up Another event that has helped as well as slightly inhibited

    Bitcoin Market Wrap Up 6/28 – 7/5: BTC Up From BIP66, Greece as Litecoin Approaches $5

    | 2015/07/06 2:00 pm
  • This week, Bitcoin has seen stable gains, securing a 2.25% increase. While we did see some dips this week, Bitcoin never fell below the $240 threshold. After Bitcoin hit its low at $240, it rose quickly, hitting this week’s high at $252. Since then, Bitcoin has decreased slightly and is hovering just under $250. Also Read: Last Week’s Market Wrap Up Volume has been in the average range this week — possibly on the lower end

    Bitcoin Market Wrap Up 6/21 – 6/28: BTC Holds Steady, Mintcoin Demand Increases

    | 2015/06/29 8:00 am
  • One effective way of increasing Bitcoin awareness, as seen in the past, is through sporting events. Take the Bitcoin Bowl in St. Petersburg for instance. It was during the prime time and targeted the ideal focus group for Bitcoin users. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with Jetcoin and is not responsible for its products and/or services. This has inspired altcoins, like Jetcoin to take the same approach.

    Jetcoin releases Stadia, Football App for Fans Around the Globe

    | 2015/06/26 6:00 pm
  • Grantcoin is the “currency with a conscience” aiming to fund a new sustainable world economy. The Grantcoin Foundation leading the project will give grants to support small local businesses and those making the world a better place. This grant-based system will be used to financially incentivize and reward individuals, businesses, and organizations who are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. Also Read: BitFury and Georgian Co-Investment Fund Help Tbilisi Flood Victims What is Grantcoin? • A global

    Grantcoin: A Grant-based Digital Currency For a New World Economy

    | 2015/06/23 7:00 pm
  • This week we saw volatility that was a lot, even for the relatively unstable Bitcoin market. The week started at a low of $230, spiking all the way up to the $260 range that totals to a nearly 13% increase in price. Like many people expected, however, the price quickly fell back down and is currently hovering at just above $240, coinciding with the prediction I made in last week’s Market Wrap-Up. Despite all the

    Bitcoin Market Wrap Up 6/14 – 6/21: BTC Cools Down, Interest Returns to Altcoins

    | 2015/06/22 12:00 pm
  • Moving towards its mission to create an efficient money, payment, and market system for the unbanked, Indian startup Trestor has partnered with the Cameroon government. With this partnership, Trestor aims to deliver last mile services in the southwest African country. Also read: BitGive Asks for Donations for Bitcoin Community Services Trests — Trestor’s digital tokens — are decentralized, private, freeze-proof, faster to transfer, and don’t need any transfer fees. The government of Cameroon selected Trests for this project after the

    Trestor Partners with Cameroon for New Currency Ecosystem

    | 2015/06/21 8:00 am
  • For users looking for cryptocurrencies in it for the long-term, Diamond is a Bitcoin alternative that may fit just that. Backed by Diamond Foundation, as well as price stability mechanisms and professional services that came from two years of ongoing development. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with Diamond and is not responsible for its products and/or services. Diamond rather than trying to make a big name quickly,

    Diamonds Long Term Plans, 2 Year Birthday Upcoming

    | 2015/06/20 6:00 pm
  • The Black Chamber, a development team that produces Blackcoin features, has announced a new addition to Blackcoin’s Wallet Obsidian. Users will now be able to customize their public stealth addresses with pseudonyms, allowing them to have memorable addresses without compromising their privacy. Also read: BTCGuild Shuts Down Because of BitLicense Addresses can be customized using any language that can be typed, which opens up many possibilities. For instance, Blackcoin-using companies can utilize this feature to create an address

    Blackcoin Wallet Now Allows Custom Stealth Addresses

    | 2015/06/18 2:00 pm
  • While Bitcoin is without a doubt the most used cryptocurrency and we would not be here without it, who says Bitcoin is to reign supreme forever? While most cryptocurrencies accept Bitcoin as a perfect solution, there are exceptions. Take, for example, DNotes, who will be giving a presentation on just that: the shortfalls of Bitcoin. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with DNotes and is not responsible for

    DNotes Alan Yong Speaks at Silicon Dragon Regarding Bitcoins Shortfalls

    | 2015/06/17 6:00 pm
  • Moonga is an online trading card game compatible with iOS and Android operating systems. Moonga was released in January 2010 by EverdreamSoft SA. In this game, users need to own their card decks to battle other user’s decks in a very similar approach of Magic the Gathering. With only five years, the game is already very popular counting with over 50k users. Also read: Spells of Genesis – A Blockchain Based Trading Card Game Since

    Moonga and Spells of Genesis: Taking Cryptocurrency to Online Gaming

    | 2015/06/15 7:00 pm
  • Since the last market wrap up, price in Bitcoin has finally hit bottom and the trend has reversed. The defining moment that turned the price around was earlier this week when price hit bottom at $222. Since then, price has increased at a steady pace totaling to a net gain of 4.5% over the last seven days. If current trends hold, I’d expect Bitcoin to be either approaching or however just above $240 this time

    Bitcoin Market Wrap Up 6/7 – 6/14: BTC reverses trend, VTC Goes Down, XPM in its Prime

    | 2015/06/15 8:00 am
  • PayExpo is the largest payments technology event in the United Kingdom. With PayExpo being an “essential event for anyone involved in making payments faster, easier, and more secure”, cryptocurrency taking some of the spotlights was going to happen sooner or later. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with NXT or PayExpo and is not responsible for its products and/or services. While visitors of the event experienced a taste

    PayExpo: NXT named Official Cryptocurrency Partner

    | 2015/06/10 3:00 pm
  • Over the last week, Bitcoin has continued to experience price slippage after briefly hitting a peak of $233 early in the week. From the peak, however, things went downhill. The price dipped to a low of $221 — a 5% drop. For the rest of the week, the price fluctuated between $225 and $223, aside from a brief bull run to $232. Through all the volatility, however, Bitcoin only dropped in value by 2.9%, much less drastic

    Bitcoin Market Wrap Up 5/31-6/7: BTC Slippage Ccontinues, Vertcoin Leads the Pack

    | 2015/06/09 4:52 am
  • DNotes, a digital currency branded as the “CryptoCurrency of the future,” recently announced the release of its “Employee Incentive Benefits Plan.” The incentive plan is part of a bigger program known as the “Cryptocurrency Investment Savings Plans,” also known as CRISPS. This program contains methods for investing in children, student, and retirement funds. “The Employee Incentive Benefits Plan combines knowledge of the employer/employee relationship with macro-economic foresight to maximize its users’ long-term potential benefit.” DNotes states that employees look for

    DNotes Adds Employee Benefits to CRISPs

    | 2015/06/05 3:00 pm
  • This week in Bitcoin, we saw a straight trend downwards, with no reversals or bounces. The price briefly held at $240, peaking at $242, and then proceeded to slowly depreciate until it hit a floor at $228 — decreasing nearly 5% over the last seven days. Since then, the price has recovered slightly and is hovering at $230. Also Read: Last Week’s Market Wrap Up Bitcoin’s depression in price is most likely due to the attention OKCoin

    Bitcoin Market Wrap Up 5/24-5/31: Bitcoin Falls Below $230, Ripple Rebounds, Vertcoin Holds Steady

    | 2015/06/02 12:59 am
  • Chances are that you may have heard about the Nxt Foundation, a non-profit firm that is currently gaining a lot of momentum by promoting Blockchain technology and helping it advance, but also by offering trustless smart contracts alongside with decentralized crowdfunding and a strong open source ethos. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with Nxt and is not responsible for its products and/or services. With over 18 months

    Blockchain Platform Nxt Has New Updates in Store

    | 2015/05/30 6:01 pm
  • ShapeShift.io is an instant Bitcoin and altcoin exchange innovative service. The exchange platform is very popular within the community for allowing users to trade their altcoins instantly without having to register or create an account. Shapeshift.io also allows merchants to receive various cryptocurrencies and trade them for their digital asset of choice. Also read: ShapeShift.io Adds Tether USD to its Instant Exchange Since the beginning of this year, Shapeshift.io has been vigorously growing and introducing new

    ShapeShift.io Adds Monacoin, Vertcoin, Infinitecoin

    | 2015/05/30 3:00 pm
  • Bitcoin and the backbone technology it has, the blockchain, is a beautiful thing. Bitcoin allows instant transactions, from any point in the world. Due to the decentralized structure of the Bitcoin network, this can be accomplished with no central bank monitoring the movement of your funds. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with SDC and is not responsible for its products and/or services. However, the blockchain features a

    ShadowCash: A Peer Inside an Anonymous Cryptocurrency

    | 2015/05/29 12:00 pm