• Chain Radio, the Internet’s first fully licensed 24/7 streaming radio station for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency specialists, has announced that it will be launching on July 28th, 2014. The station comes from a group of cryptocurrency and Internet radio enthusiasts and has been under development for several months obtaining licenses from U.S. ASCAP, BMI, SEASAC, SoundExchange and SOCAN. Chain Radio will include a wide range of programming from breaking bitcoin news and roundtable discussions to music

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    | 2014/07/22 9:26 pm
  • Bitcasino.io, the popular online casino which deals exclusively in Bitcoin, have announced today they will be expanding their sportsbook to include many more sporting events which members of the site can bet on. The sportsbook is currently being updated to include up to 10,000 events during league times and will be completed in August. This expansion means members will have the ability to bet with Bitcoin on their favourite teams and best loved sports. A

    Bitcasino.io Updates Sportsbook to Include Up to 10,000 Events Each Month

    | 2014/07/22 6:36 pm
  • PRISIMicide is an open-source platform based on a smart card and a Bitcoin hardware wallet. Currently, the project can be funded through IndieGOGO. The total to be raised is $40,000 by August 31 which seems ambitious, but could be completely plausible considering what the project is supposed to do, as well as the pictures shown by the project. PRISMcide consists of open source smart cards and of a small portable player that can be used

    PRISMicide: A Hardware Wallet and A Smart Card

    | 2014/07/22 2:30 am
  • BTC China has announced the launch of USD and HKD deposits and withdrawals, joining OKCoin in an effort to extend services to the international community. Launching USD and HKD deposits and withdrawals, BTC China is now the first Chinese exchange to support three fiat currencies. The launch began after an invite-only period. During this trial stage, BTC China collected several million USD worth of deposits. This service will be processed via its registered Hong Kong affiliate.

    Official: BTC China Launches USD, HKD Deposits and Withdrawals

    | 2014/07/21 8:43 pm
  • Dell accepts Bitcoin The Bitcoin adoption rate keeps increasing by the minute, I swear. With now another e-commerce giant, Dell, now accepting Bitcoin the list of Bitcoin accepting merchants just increased by one. A very big one if you ask me. Read the full report from Bitcoinist. You could also check Coinbase’s blog, the payment processor that snagged Dell. Big win for them! Dell also has page informing people that they are accepting Bitcoin as well as

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    | 2014/07/20 5:41 pm
  • Yersterday the Bitcoin Community woke up with very good News; Dell, a highly regarded and renowned Multinational Company, has formally announced the integration of Bitcoin has a method of payment. The Computer Industry Giant has formally posted an announcement on their webpage informing that they would be accepting Bitcoin has payment option. This has led to believe that the Company is on the watch for these new technologies and wants to keep up with innovation. Dell has

    Dell now accepts Bitcoin

    | 2014/07/20 1:33 am
  • The North American Bitcoin Conference (TNABC) is excited to announce that our kick off party will be held at Chicago’s famous House of Blues, the home of music, comedy and performance, on July 18th, 2014 ! To kick off TNABC with a bang we will present a special screening of The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin, the stunning documentary by Nicholas Mross about the creation and popularization of Bitcoin. The documentary takes an inside look

    North American Bitcoin Conference – Chicago LIVE

    | 2014/07/19 10:38 am
  • New York City Attempts to Shut Down Bitcoin Ben Lawsky, Superintendent of Financial Services at the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) announced on reddit today New York’s proposed new regulatory framework for virtual currencies. The regulations will be formally published in the July 23, 2014 edition of the New York State Register – which starts a 45-day public comment period. A copy is available here on the DFS website. A summary of

    New York City Attempts to Shut Down Bitcoin

    | 2014/07/17 7:59 pm
  • If your a coder/programmer and want to make some extra money, specifically Bitcoin, Pastecoin may be for you. Pastecoin is a service that allows anyone to buy or sell code snippets for Bitcoin of course. PasteCoin acts an escrow service, protecting the buyer from bad snippets, and the seller from being scammed. Below is a short video summarizing this. 1. What sparked the idea of PasteCoin? History of Development? The idea of PasteCoin came from the

    PasteCoin: Sell Codes for Bitcoin

    | 2014/07/17 7:52 pm
  • When I first heard of Ninkip2p, I was ecstatic. Finally, we have a PGP wallet we can use to keep our Bitcoin transactions even more secure? They also packaged it into a very clean and attractive interface, even allowing newcomers to be able to use this wallet efficiently. Below is a video that demonstrates the interface and usage of the wallet. 1. What sparked the idea of this wallet? We plan on bringing peer to

    Ninkip2p: First ever PGP Bitcoin Wallet

    | 2014/07/16 4:59 pm
  • Exclusive Interview with Beepi’s CEO and Co – Founder Alejandro Resnik Bitcoin is increasingly becoming of mainstream knowledge and to prove this we can see several businesses starting to integrate Bitcoin and other crypto currencies as another method of payment. In fact, recently we have been seeing a growing and generalized Bitcoin acceptance. Beepi, a known web business platform to buy and sell pre-owned vehicles was the latest renowned company to accept Bitcoin has a

    Exclusive Interview with Beepi’s CEO and Co – Founder Alejandro Resnik

    | 2014/07/15 8:30 pm
  • Inside Bitcoins Conference & Expo, the leading trade show for the fast-growing bitcoin and related cryptocurrency, will be debuting in Tel Aviv later this month after successful events earlier this year in Berlin, New York, Hong Kong, and Melbourne. From July 28-29, thought leaders, virtual currency experts and business visionaries will converge at the Tel Aviv Hilton to lead a discussion on the first digital, decentralized, peer-to-peer based global currency. “The vision for bitcoin is going

    Inside Bitcoins Is Coming to Tel Aviv! – Get 10% OFF

    | 2014/07/15 7:57 pm
  • Entropy, if you don’t already know, is a new product Mycelium is making, with the help of crowdfunding via IndieGogo. Entropy claims to be the safest way to generate paper wallets by using a hardware based entropy (hence the name) to generate a wallet. For more information, check out this video that can be found on Myceliums website. 1. What sparked the idea of the entropy? It originally started as a Bitcoincard key backup. We

    Mycelium Entropy: Exclusive Interview

    | 2014/07/15 12:09 am
  • 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
  • For anyone new to Bitcoin, getting your first couple of Satoshis is easy with faucets. Which one? As there is so many to choose from. I’m here with Bitcoin Zebra, which promises high payouts and excellent service with events and giveaways all the time! 1. What sparked the idea to make ANOTHER Bitcoin faucet? About 4 months ago I didn’t even know what a Bitcoin faucet was. But I was starting down the path that a

    Bitcoin Zebra: Feed the Zebra!

    | 2014/07/14 4:48 pm
  • Bitcoin believers from the music industry part 2 Hungarian by heart, mondial by spirit! These two producers called Daniel and Sullivan have been active in the music industry as producers for over a decade. Started in 2002 both gentlemen have seen most parts of the world in their career as a DJ. The main reason why both Daniel and Sullivan stand out with their music is because of their spot on blend of production techniques,

    Exclusive interview with the world famous MUZZAIK at 2014 Balaton Sound

    | 2014/07/14 8:48 am
  • New Bitcoin Video: Introductory A new Bitcoin Video has surfaced showing the ins and out of Bitcoin, and some history behind Bitcoin in layman terms of course. All is presented in a fast enjoyable presentation with simple animations that make it easy to understand. It has caused quite a controversy on reddit, but the video is still good information. Mintpal Breached, No funds lost According to Mintpals blog post , Mintpal was successfully today with the

    News Summary 7/13 -7/19

    | 2014/07/13 11:50 pm
  • If you don’t know what Kryptradio is already, read up on my fellow colleagues work, that should explain most of it. Its an excellent technology, and really shows how far Bitcoin can go, we just have to guide it there. I personally find this technology very exciting and will personally follow it closely for any updates. 1. What sparked the idea of Kryptoradio? In March this year I was experimenting with the Bitcoin protocol. I

    Kryptoradio: Exclusive Interview

    | 2014/07/13 10:41 pm
  • Similiar to for example Yahoo Answers, but for actual bits instead of “points”. Another way Bitcoin ability for microtransactions opens up new business models and tipping. Today is the launch day of Earnabit as well, the first 300 users will get a 1000 bits on signing up as well! 1. What sparked the idea of Earnabit? I noticed that a lot of very technical or very niche questions on sites like stackoverflow.com often get ignored. You

    Earnabit: Get paid to answer questions!

    | 2014/07/13 10:25 pm
  • A company out of Finland has created a way for people to connect to the Bitcoin Network without the internet. According to their website, Kryptoradio is a: “bitcoin data transmission system” that Transmits bitcoin transactions, blocks and currency exchange data in real time Uses terrestrial television transmitters (DVB-T) around the world Finnish quasi-national cryptocurrency FIMKrypto has struck a partnership deal with Koodilehto, a Finnish software company, in order to launch world’s first development project that aims to

    Kryptoradio Lets You Connect To Bitcoin Network Without Internet

    | 2014/07/13 2:31 am
  • Introducing the Great San Francisco Bitcoin Treasure Hunt Decipher clues, explore the city, find Bitcoins – no this isn’t the next Nicolas Cage movie – a mystery donor by the name of  @SFHiddenBitcoin took to twitter today and transformed San Francisco into a gigantic interactive Bitcoin scavenger hunt. The “wallets” look like black credit cards with shiny letters and a QR code, a bitcoin address, and the hunt’s twitter handle. Each wallet reportedly contains 0.0333 bitcoin, or about $20.

    The Great San Francisco Bitcoin Treasure Hunt

    | 2014/07/13 1:48 am
  • HolyTransactions is a wallet that not only supports multiple currencies, it allows you to send it to your non-crypto oriented friends through Facebook,Linked, twitter, and even email. They are constantly striving to be better, with even plans to include fiat currencies in later iterations. How did the idea of a wallet to hold many coins appear? Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, but there are more than 300 cryptocurrencies in existence already. They all need ecosystem

    Exclusive Interview with Holy Transactions: Multi-Currency Wallet

    | 2014/07/11 5:32 pm