• ZeroBlock announces ANX exchange as their premium market data feed partner and integrates ANX exchange into its professional level trading platform NEW YORK, June 10, 2014 – Bitcoin news and market data provider ZeroBlock, a subsidiary of Blockchain.info, is proud to announce the integration of ANX into its professional level trading platform.  ANX is a globally-compliant, fully licensed operator with strong compliance policies ensuring a safe trading environment for its traders.  ANX provides an easy,

    ZeroBlock and ANX exchange Partnership

    | 2014/06/11 7:38 am
  • This Thursday, (12th June, 2014) at 5 p.m, the first Robocoin (a bi-directional Bitcoin ATM) will start to operate in Katowice, thus making Poland the 14th country worldwide to have one. All transactions will be possible thanks to cooperation with Polish BTC/LTC exchange, BITBAY.NET. It will stand in the middle of one of the most recognized shopping centres in Poland – Silesia City Center, visited by 15mln people annually (and still counting). It has a

    The first RoboCoin in Poland

    | 2014/06/10 3:34 pm
  • Like many other cryptocurrency related apps, BlockStreet can show you the current price of Bitcoin on several different exchanges. Unlike many other cryptocurrency related apps, BlockStreet also adds other cryptos, market cap, detailed graphs, news sources, and a conversion calculator. The full feature list of what BlockStreet is capable of: Price of 15 different cryptocurrencies across 7 exchanges, plus 24 hour high, low, volume, and percentage change Graph showing all-time highs, average, and lows from

    Interview: BlockStreet, a One Stop Shop for All Things Crypto!

    | 2014/06/06 12:00 pm
  • What? Cointemporary is an artist run and curated online platform showcasing artworks by interna- tional contemporary artists. The platform is dedicated to one artwork for a period of 7 days. Immediately after the end of each cycle, or when an artwork is sold, a new work by a different artist will automatically appear. A work on display can be purchased in Bitcoin (BTC) only. Who & Why? Artists Andy Boot and Valentin Ruhry run Cointemporary.

    Are you interested in ART and BITCOIN? Cointemporary is your world!

    | 2014/06/05 6:30 pm
  • ShirtWasCash, a completely (Almost) Vertical Bitcoin Company        You are hearing more often than before about people taking partial payments in Bitcoins for their salary, but I bet you haven’t heard much of companies where everything that can be paid for in Bitcoin, is paid in Bitcoin.      Meet ShirtWasCash where rent, salary, and supplies are paid in Bitcoin. Anon does liquidate some Bitcoin due to the volatility of Bitcoin, but he also

    Interview with ShirtWasCash, A Fully (Almost) Vertical Bitcoin Company

    | 2014/06/02 12:00 pm
  • Bitcoin-only casino generates over 3,000 BTC (~$1,400,000) in turnover in its first 3 months. BitCasino.io, the first ever licensed bitcoin-only casino has grown to a player base of 7,000 users betting over 3,000 BTC (~$1,400,000) since February 2014.  “Our live dealers have been the main attraction and they continue to bring in hundreds of players each day. When I mention that our bitcoin software is integrated with a live casino environment they’re stunned – our

    $1,400,000 Turnover in Bitcoin Online Casino

    | 2014/05/28 12:09 pm
  • The World’s First Corporation With a Formal Capital Structure Based on Bitcoin Seeks to Raise 25,000 Bitcoin Today, Cryptor Latam Inc., an innovative investment company and Think Tank focused on bitcoin and crypto related assets, announces the launch of its capital raising campaign. With a world-class advisory board and board of directors candidates, the company plans to serve the bitcoin ecosystem by becoming a long term investor for booming businesses in the bitcoin and crypto related sectors. Cryptor Latam Inc., part

    Crypto Trust Inc seeks to raise 25.000 BTC

    | 2014/05/23 10:30 am
  • Nicolas Cary is one of the biggest leaders in the bitcoin sector by being the CEO of blockchain. He is super busy and travels a lot so we were really lucky to catch him for a quick interview at the 2014 Bitcoin Conference in Amsterdam. Bitcoinist.net Hi Nick, thank you for your time, I am sure Bitcoinist.net readers will be stoked to read this interview! Nic Cary Hello! Thanks for having me! Bitcoinist.net How did

    Nicolas Cary Blockchain CEO interview

    | 2014/05/20 2:30 pm
  • Not long ago, Singapore Bitcoin payments system startup CoinPip brought US-based 37coins’ SMS bitcoin wallets to Singapore in a bid to make Bitcoin transactions simpler for the public. Now, Singapore-based startup 8pip wants to go one step further by introducing what it claims are the world’s first Bitcoin prepaid cards. The team will launch the cards at Startup Asia Singapore 2014 on May 7, as well as at Singapore’s first BOOST:Bitcoin event, an event aimed

    8pip launches Bitcoin prepaid card to make Bitcoin more accessible to the public

    | 2014/05/18 5:10 pm
  • With more and more things becoming digitalized, intellectual property rights are straggling behind. Monegraph is one way users can stay current in this digital age, borrowing the Namecoin blockchain for the purpose of storing URLs. Monegraph, short for monetized graphics, allows you to confirm that digital images that are yours are actually indeed yours. It takes advantage of the blockchain which is normal for verifying currency,  and adapts it to verify ownership of images. It

    Monegraph: Digital Patents for Art

    | 2014/05/12 2:14 pm
  • So how does bitcoin smell to you? We know it is a dumb question as it is a virtual currency that has no smell. We from now on it kinda has with Bitcologne. According to BitCologne, an “aromatic blend of spicy, floral, oak and citrus notes.” Yes, bitcoin, the virtual currency accepted by everyone from gunmakers to members of Congress, has its own cologne. The above ad would be funnier in black and white, possibly with two half-naked

    BitCologne: Virtual Currency Now Has Its Very Own Fragrance

    | 2014/05/10 5:37 pm
  • Avalara makes sales tax and VAT transactions in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency fast and easy – whether in Frankfurt, Hong Kong, New York or Singapore. Avalara, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based software that delivers a broad array of compliance solutions related to sales tax and other transactional taxes, announced today it has enabled the bitcoin module for its AvaTax™ compliance engine. Avalara is believed to be the first and only service provider to support

    Bitcoin Nears Final Step Towards Full-Fledged Business Platform with Real-Time Sales Tax Engine From Avalara

    | 2014/05/09 6:00 pm
  • CryptoDepot, a website focused on allowing people to buy anything only with cryptocurrency. Accepted currently is Litecoin, Bitcoin, Vertcoin, and Dogecoin. They have recently released a browser extension for Google Chrome allowing you to instantly buy any product online with the aforementioned currencies. They do charge a 5% service fee for everything except gift cards, where then there is a 1% service fee. You can lower the service fee however in numerous ways, ranging from

    CryptoDepot

    | 2014/05/08 9:51 am
  • Vaurum, a startup that offers code that banks and other financial institutions can use to offer Bitcoins, raised a $4 million seed round of funding from venture investor Tim Draper, former AOL CEO Steve Case, Battery Ventures and others. The Palo Alto startup led by CEO Avish Bhama was picked as one of the best companies pitching at a Plug and Play Expo in December. Vaurum’s software helps financial institutions host their own Bitcoin exchanges. Bhama told me in

    Steve Case, Tim Draper back Bitcoin startup Vaurum in $4M seed funding

    | 2014/05/07 7:52 pm
  • Rapper Nas invests into bitcoin startup Coinbase “Nasir Bin Olu Dara Jones (born September 14, 1973), better known simply as Nas  is an American rapper, songwriter and actor. Nas has released eight consecutive platinum and multi-platinum albums and sold over 25 million records worldwide. Aside from rapping and acting, Nas is an entrepreneur through his own record label, retail sneaker store, and magazine publishing.” No surprise that he has been really interested in the crypto currency world along with his

    NAS invests into Bitcoin Startups

    | 2014/05/05 1:30 pm
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    It seems someone really wants LocalBitcoins users money or to take down their entire business… Here is LocalBitcoins press release: LocalBitcoins received a very dangerous attack against the site infrastructure on Saturday 3.5.2014. For now All user data and Bitcoins are safe; The site will be down for a while as the system is being rebuilt Details LocalBitcoins hosting provided received a request to restart the LocalBitcoins.com website server and give access to the server

    Attack against LocalBitcoins infrastructure 3.5.2014

    | 2014/05/04 1:09 am
  • On May 2, 2014, Cloudhashing announced a merger with HighBitCoin, LLC. HighBitCoin provides advanced hardware solutions for Bitcoin mining. The two now unite under the banner of PeerNova, and are committed to providing distributed financial applications and transaction processing technology. Together, we will deliver a suite of applications based on the blockchain and related technologies. “We truly believe in a future where financial transactions are enabled by mutual trust in secure and proven algorithms. The bitcoin

    Cloudhashing and HighBitcoin announce a merger!

    | 2014/05/02 10:59 pm
  • SEATTLE — The first Bitcoin ATM has arrived in the northwest. Seattle-based Coinme fired up the ATM for public use Thursday afternoon at the Spitfire Grill in Belltown. The ATM was built by Robocoin, the main distributor of nine other Bitcoin ATMs scattered around the world, including one in California and another in Texas. It’s not your typical ATM, because this one allows users to buy or exchange Bitcoins for cash and vis versa.  New

    First Bitcoin ATM arrives to Seattle

    | 2014/05/02 1:30 pm
  • We knew that KnC has been gaining huge profits now they begun to spend some of their income… Staring with a decent 100.000$ Platinum member fee to the Bitcoin Foundatin… We bet the foundation was quite happy to put their logo out there :)n In five short years, Bitcoin mining has inspired cutting edge innovation and breathed new life into the silicon industry. Leading the pack is our newest Platinum member, KnCMiner. “We are avid

    Blog KnCMiner Joins Bitcoin Foundation at Platinum Level

    | 2014/05/01 8:26 pm
  • As a result of the recent PBOC rebuking remarks about banks still funding BTC China, the Chinese Bitcoin exchange company has halted RMB Deposits. The PBOC clarified its position on Bitcoin a few days ago and explained its stance, “The current level of services that banks and third-party payment processors provide counts as directly providing services to Bitcoin related companies. Online stores and public marketplaces that sell or trade ‘deposit codes’ from Bitcoin exchanges counts

    BTC China halts Chinese RMB deposits

    | 2014/04/28 12:06 pm
  • April 22, 2014 – Atlanta, GA – BitPay, the world leader in business solutions for the Bitcoin digital currency, today has pledged to match 1 BTC in donations from the Bitcoin community for BitGive Foundation’s campaign for The Water Project. BitGive is non-profit foundation leveraging the power of the Bitcoin community to improve public health and the environment worldwide.  Please help raise 1 BTC by donating here to trigger BitPay’s match. The Water Project, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization unlocking

    BitPay Pledges 1 BTC Match to BitGive’s “The Water Project” Campaign

    | 2014/04/24 3:43 pm
  • April 16, 2014 – Atlanta, GA – BitPay, the world leader in business solutions for Bitcoin digital currency, is excited to announce that Bitcore, a complete, native interface to the Bitcoin network has achieved 100% compatibility with the Bitcoin Core test data. Since the launch of the Bitcore open-source project in February of 2014, BitPay has been working hard at achieving full compatibility. These test confirm that bitcore correctly handles all of the test input data

    Bitcore Achieves 100% Compatibility with Bitcoin Core

    | 2014/04/18 3:00 pm
  • Prime domain names are always really expensive. Blockchain however had the asset to lease something really special. Blockchain has got the lease for bitcoin.com for the next 5 years. The price has not been disclosed yet but we don`t have a doubt that it cost a real fortune to them. The smart early adaptors bought the best bitcoin related domain back in 2009 and parked it until now. It was a great move as the

    Blockchain gets bitcoin.com domain

    | 2014/04/18 12:47 pm