• Any traders out there looking to get into Margin Trading? Good news, a service is here! With lower barriers then most other margin trading services it should be very attractive to new traders. Today I’m here with HEXS talk about just that. 1. What sparked the idea of HEXS? We’ve always believed that the financial markets have a high barrier to entry; financially speaking. When you consider the minimum account opening deposit required to open

    HEXS: Bitcoin Margin Trading

    | 2014/07/14 10:15 pm
  • Bitcoinist.net had the opportunity to talk to founder of LocalBitcoins.com founder Jeremias Kangas recently. Jeremias speaks at length about how he got started in bitcoin, government intervention, the current state of LocalBitcoin.com and where they are headed in the future.  What is LocalBitcoins.com? “LocalBitcoins.com is a marketplace  for trading bitcoins locally to cash or online payments of your choice. LocalBitcoins.com facilitates peer-to-peer bitcoin transactions.” The Interview What is the history of LocalBitcoins.com – how did

    Exclusive Interview with Founder of LocalBitcoins.com: Jeremias Kangas

    | 2014/07/14 9:46 pm
  • Lately, most of the new startups I have heard of have been in the Philippines, but we can’t forget about the other countries, with startups like CryptoPick pushing Bitcoin adoption. Canada is a great place for Bitcoin, with one of the more open regulations regarding Bitcoin ventures. Subsequently, more merchants and other Bitcoin related events occur here. 1. What is CryptoPick? Cryptopick represents a small group of Bitcoin miners from the early days. Most of

    CryptoPick: Pushing Candian Bitcoin adoption!

    | 2014/07/10 7:18 pm
  • With innovative features like B.Y.O.E and “Project X”, ARAWR isn’t your run-of-the mill mining company. If your looking for up to a terahash of cloud mining at a competitive rate, consider ARAWR. 1. What sparked the idea of your company? I started mining back in 2010, and have been addicted ever since. I guess you could say that this is what started the idea for Arawrmc.com 2. History of Development? We started off rather humbly mining

    ARAWR Mining Company: Exclusive Interview

    | 2014/07/10 6:02 pm
  • Firstly, what’s ZipZap? ZipZap is a payment network through which people can buy bitcoins with cash and some other payment methods. Personally, any way to spread bitcoin to more people is great in every way, and more so when you give them easier ways to access bitcoin. From the website, it says that the team behind ZipZap expects digital currency to reduce poverty, create jobs, improve healthcare, and a couple more. I was able to

    Interview with ZipZap CEO Alan Safahi

    | 2014/07/10 8:08 am
  • The Philippines, as you know is full of cryptocurrency startups and activity , such as Rebit for sending money online, to the recent partnership of Dragonpay and BuyBitcoin opening up 12,000 locations where Bitcoin can be bought. So it wasn’t long until a cryptocurrency paid tribute to the Philippines. Meet PHCoin. In the process of making this article, I have talked to many people on the PHCoin team, and they are all very excited to see

    PHCoin: Crypto for the Philippines

    | 2014/07/09 12:30 am
  • Cloud-hashing or mining, allows miners to participate in mining and supporting the blockchain but with C-Mining you get these benefits: Mining hardware is kept safe and we do the maintenance. No need to pay electricity No noise problems No cooling or space-related problems No power or network connection losses Even if your GHS are in order. You can receive mining rewards!  C-Mining is a company which provides mining power. This mining power mine different coin

    C-Mining: Cloudmining for all!

    | 2014/07/05 1:33 am
  • When I first interviewed Miguel regarding Rebit, I was intrigued not just from a journalist standpoint, but as a Filipino. Sending money is quite expensive, especially when using conventional services, such as Xoom or Western Union. So when Miguel agreed to allow me to test the service, I was thrilled. Bitcoin is a great candidate for remittance, as the low fee required to send (known as the miners fee, currently around $0.06) and the near-instant transaction speeds

    Bitcoin Remittance Review: Using Rebit.ph Service!

    | 2014/07/04 11:27 pm
  • 1. History of Development? We started early stage testing on our system around November of 2013. During the period of November to January our company took on about five clients for our Alpha period. After a successful alpha period, we incorporated in early January as a Delaware C corporation. We then began our beta period, where we have been open to clients for services.Since then we have added 10 more clients, and continue taking on

    Cryptocurrency Analytic Company: Arbitrage

    | 2014/07/04 10:46 pm
  • It all started with a twitter discussion between @ReggieSells , @bitentrepreneur , and myself. When one asked and I quote: “where do you buy mining power if you don’t mind me asking?”. With that I answered, Betarigs. I have used Betarigs many times, and that’s why I felt confident in recommending it to others. Personally, I find it to be the best hash renting site around where you get the best bang for your bitcoin. If you wan’t

    Betarigs: Awesome service to rent hashes

    | 2014/07/04 7:59 am
  • About Rebit.ph (taken from their website): Rebit.ph is a service of Satoshi Citadel Industries, a Philippine-based holding company for Bitcoin-related ventures. It is our mission to further the growth of the Bitcoin network in the Philippines, by providing universal access to otherwise inaccessible financial services, enabling unencumbered participation in the internet economy regardless of the size of your bank account, and fostering innovation without permission from central authorities. Okay that’s great, but does the Philippines need a

    Rebit.ph: Sending Money has never been easier!

    | 2014/07/03 6:19 pm
  • You have Bitcoin wallets for everyday spending, and you have cold-storage for keeping money safe. I believe Coinbase has found a happy medium, with the scale tipping towards security rather convenience. Its a rather good announcement, as what any reputable wallet maker has to achieve are two very conflicting mindsets seen below: Ease of Use Wallet is easy to use, with an intuitive interface that allows sending and receiving money with as little friction or resistance to the

    Coinbase announces “Vault” for long-term storage

    | 2014/07/02 11:03 pm
  • Decentralized Authentication. Chew on that for a bit. But why is it needed? Here’s what Bitpay said about this: Today, BitPay is excited to announce our proposal for a new passwordless authentication protocol, based on the same cryptography used in the Bitcoin protocol. By eliminating server-side storage of passwords, we can drastically reduce the impact of a compromised server.We’ve given long and careful thought to how best to protect the security of our customers’ data, of especially

    Bitpay announces BitAuth

    | 2014/07/02 7:37 pm
  • The Philippines, a prime market for cryptocurrency. Problem is, very few people have heard of it there. How would I know? I’m Filipino myself, and only now is the seeds of Bitcoin adoption happening. A big part of moving Bitcoin adoption forward is getting merchants to start accepting it, brick and mortar as well as online shops. That’s where bitmarket.ph comes in. 1. How did Bitmarket.Ph come about? A little background about the founders of

    Exclusive Q&A with Miguel Cuneta: Bitmarket.ph

    | 2014/07/01 5:49 pm
  • In the world of cryptocurrency, many crypto’s use POW to secure their blockchain. This requires miners. Usually miners are hot, noisy, and use a lot of electricity. That’s where cloud mining (or hashing) comes in. But from one solution comes another problem. Which cloud mining company do I go for? And that’s where MiningContracts.com comes in.  1. History of Development?    MiningContracts.com was born from the frustration that one of our team members experienced while

    Exclusive Interview with MiningContracts.com: Which one do I pick?

    | 2014/07/01 3:53 am
  • Just like BraveNewCoin  and CoinMarketCap, CoinGecko is another tool that I visit frequently when prospecting over potential coins to invest into whether that’s for a short term profit, or a long term possession. CoinGecko makes it easy for traders to manage their coins via a closed invite-only dashboard (which I’ll be looking at in a later article)that allows traders to view liquidity, exchange, prices for the current day, so on and so forth. For now they have 50+

    CoinGecko: 360 degree overview on Cryptocurrency! Exclusive Interview

    | 2014/06/30 8:11 pm
  • As more people hop on the Bitcoin/Cryptocurrency scene, many would also like to make a cryptocurrency related website, such as news, gambling, commerce, etc. The more people buy domains the more interest is fueled back into cryptocurrency and the cycle repeats. A good indicator of this is when Ryan (requested last name omitted) , the  founder over at SatoshiNames,  reported they recently sold a domain for over $1000 profit, not revenue. 1. Why do you think there will be

    Domains for Sale! Exclusive Interview with SatoshiNames.com

    | 2014/06/30 12:37 am
  • MyCoinSolution’s mission is to: Our mission is to make bitcoin widely accessible. We help our clients understand the benefits and risks associated with Bitcoin, enabling them to make the best decisions for payment processing. Regarding Adam, according to MyCoinSolution’s website,  has a background in Electrical Engineering and CS at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He has since worked for IBM leading strategic enterprise transformations. Currently, he devotes his time to making Bitcoin more widely accepted. Joseph

    Exclusive Interview with Adam Kitain: MyCoinSolution

    | 2014/06/28 2:00 am
  • A company that makes one of a kind paintings with the theme “To the Moon”? Count me in! If your interested too, then meet Bitcoin Space Art. Like a small number of other companies, they hold ALL of their earnings in Bitcoin, which I applaud. Regarding there product, here’s what they have to say taken from their website. Each piece is a one-of-a-kind homage to the world’s foremost cryptocurrency, created on 16″ x 18″ posterboard.

    Exclusive Q&A: Bitcoin Space Art

    | 2014/06/27 7:05 pm
  • I originally did an article about LuckyHouseWriting, as well as a promotion for our readers to boot. Recently, they have asked if I did another one regarding their new website launch and was glad to do so. If you haven’t already read the previous article or don’t feel like reading it, here’s a brief summary. Our founder, Jack LucKy, founded this company a short time ago. With a large network of over twenty writers, we

    LuckyHouseWriting Website Launch! Go check them out!

    | 2014/06/26 6:11 pm
  • Today, Mycelium has announced the launch of an Indiegogo project for its Mycelium Entropy device. Mycelium Entropy is the newest addition to the Mycelium Bitcoin Wallet ecosystem, first announced at the Bitcoin2014 Conference in Amsterdam, and demonstrated at the Central Europe Bitcoin Expo in Viena, as well as the recent Bitcoin in the Beltway conference in Washington DC. [youtube id=”cuUCjeABxOM” mode=”normal” align=”center”] Mycelium Entropy is a small, simple USB device that is designed specifically to generate paper

    Bitcoin Paper Wallet: Mycelium Entropy Indiegogo Campaign

    | 2014/06/26 12:16 pm
  • If you don’t know what Cryptocard is, they are a company that develops high quality offline wallets. They make also public wallet that allow you to receive payments,and ones that allow you to just store funds, commonly known as “cold storage”.  Note these are not to be confused with Bitcoin credit cards such as a service like OKpay which allows you to basically do all transactions with Bitcoin. Supported currencies right now are listed below, with new currencies

    Exclusive Q&A with CryptoCards: Offline Wallets

    | 2014/06/25 8:32 pm
  • Bitcoinist.net sat down with a Q&A of Jan Heinicke-Clemm of Genesis Mining and BitLendingClub CEO Kiril Gantchev, to discuss their new partnership. . What is BitlendingClub? BitLendingClub is an international peer-to-peer crowd lending platform. The platform allows borrowers from all over the world to request a Bitcoin loan. Lenders compete to offer the lowest possible interest rate for the loan and once the lenders have invested enough BTC to fund 100% of the loan, then

    Q&A with GenesisMining over BitLendingClub

    | 2014/06/25 7:54 pm