• 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
  • Are you looking to make all of your cryptocurrency friends green with envy? Wife refusing to let you spend $10k on another one of your ‘toys’? Like to have the most up-to-date, latest and greatest technology and you won’t take ‘No’for an answer? Well, that settles it. The first major BlackCoin Community Incentive is here and we want you to be a part of it. The time has finally come and after much anticipation the

    BlackCoin Pool KNC Titan Promotional Giveaway, Extravaganza!

    | 2014/05/16 1:48 pm
  • Taking the success from Dogecoin and the Dogecoin car from NASCAR that race at Talladega last Sunday, Bitcoin is considering the same by sponsoring a UFC fighter. The fighter that is being considered is Joe Lauzon. If Bitcoins community and where to go through with this, not only would a fighter get sponsored, exposure of Bitcoin would also occur leading to more people adopting this virtual currency. However, some community members are suggesting that Bitcoin

    Bitcoin Sponsorship in UFC?!

    | 2014/05/12 9:05 am
  • The Federal Election Commission on Thursday approved the use of the alternative currency Bitcoin for political contributions with limits of $100 per donor per election cycle. The 6-member panel voted unanimously to allow the contributions, a move that could open the floodgates for donors to make political contributions with the digital currency in the upcoming midterm elections. The decision means that political groups or candidates can accept Bitcoin if they abide by the same guidelines

    Bitcoin OK for politics, with $100 limit

    | 2014/05/10 3:04 pm
  • Coinfinance.com is a new analytical and informative website about bitcoins and alternative cryptocurrencies, such as Litecoin, DogeCoin, and AuraCoin. The platform currently supports 353 cryptocurrencies. The provided data allows visitors to have a clear outlook on an economy, based on bitcoin. The website is simple and clear to read and explore, where its front page has a chart that details the evolution of bitcoin’s price and compares it to the most popular exchange websites. It also includes

    CoinFinance Debuts Its New Website

    | 2014/05/07 12:17 pm
  • A new community driven wallet called “Dark Wallet” is launching today. A little team of radical coders, on the leading positions of unSystem with Cody Wilson and Amir Taaki made a community developed project. Cody Wilson is also the inventor of the Liberator, a gun made almost entirely from plastic pieces created with a 3-D printer; he uploaded to the Internet a blueprint that anyone could use to print such a gun. Wilson complied—but not before

    Dark wallet is launching today

    | 2014/05/01 10:27 pm
  • If you could not make it to New York for the conference don`t worry. Our college Ethan Law is there streaming for us. You wont miss out anything. Ethan will go to all the sessions and panels and keep you updated on both days of the conference. Day one of the Inside Bitcoins Conference turned out to be a massive success; with 1,000+ attendees showing up to view the 45 various exhibits and over 30

    Bitcoin Conference New York – Day 2 – LIVE NOW!

    | 2014/04/08 2:58 pm
  • The United States’ new Bitcoin tax rules just made casual, everyday use a complicated bookkeeping headache. The Internal Revenue Service’s notice last week will force the average Bitcoin user to keep a strict record of every purchase made all year long — then perform difficult calculations to account for the changing value of a bitcoin. It’s meant to extract taxes from any gains in Bitcoin’s value, and the rule applies to everything bought with electronic

    New IRS rules make using Bitcoins a fiasco

    | 2014/03/31 2:57 pm
  • We are  in Austin for the Texas Bitcoin Conference streaming live, just like we did from the North American BTC conference and from the Insidebitcoin Conference from Berlin. “The Texas Bitcoin Conference will be held in the Technology and Conference Center, a state of the art, 44,000 square foot facility. This will be the biggest conference in the history of Bitcoin. The Texas Bitcoin Conference will allow attendees to explore this new technology from a host

    Texas Bitcoin Conference – LIVE

    | 2014/03/05 10:28 am
  • SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the Sacramento Kings announced they will become the first major professional sports franchise to accept Bitcoin, a popular online currency. The bitcoin purchases will be processed through BitPay – the world’s largest payment processor for virtual currencies. Since purchasing the Kings earlier this year, majority team owner Vivek Ranadivé has directed a business philosophy coined “NBA 3.0,” which focuses on investments in technology, globalization and deep community partnerships. The BitPay relationship

    SACRAMENTO KINGS BECOME FIRST PROFESSIONAL SPORTS TEAM TO ACCEPT VIRTUAL CURRENCY BITCOIN

    | 2014/03/02 10:23 am
  • You might ask yourself the question: Why would they do a review in 2014 on a 5 GH/s miner Well, here is the answer! We just had the product delivered to us. To be more precise, a friend of ours ordered one and gave it a try back on 4.5.2013. Costs: 5 GH/s Bitcoin Miner – $274.00 Shipping & Handling – 88$ (all the way to Budapest, Hungary) Upgrade to 7 GH/S    – 100$ Total: 

    Butterfly Labs – Jalapeno 7 gH/s – Hands on

    | 2014/02/16 10:53 pm
  • Our colleague Mate Tokay is Berlin now, and will sending us reports, pictures and news about the conference! Stay tuned! If you are interested in the first day, you can find it here. Instagram feed: [simply_instagram endpoints=”users” type=”recent-media” size=”standard_resolution” display=”5″]  

    Inside Bitcoins – Berlin Live Day#2

    | 2014/02/13 7:07 am
  • Hundreds of attendees gathered at Inside Bitcoins in New York City for thoughtful and engaging networking and discussions on replacing an archaic financial system, freedom of speech, and the Bitcoin revolution. Now, the conference and expo will head to Berlin, Germany on February 12-13th to explore the growth of virtual currencies, FinTech business trends, investment strategies, and more. The program is designed to provide an overview of where the virtual currency industry is today, and

    Inside Bitcoins – Berlin LIVE

    | 2014/02/12 8:32 am
  • Bitmain Antminer U1 Bitmain’s new mini bitcoin miner has just landed in our hands at the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami. It is a rather small and compact bitcoin miner. It can be used by individuals without mining farms or it can be an ideal solution for office use. Power efficient and silent without fans or any other moving parts, it has only a quite large heatsink. Why buy it? Small, efficient and a

    Bitmain Antminer U1 – review, hands on

    | 2014/02/10 6:25 pm
  • Hundreds of attendees gathered at Inside Bitcoins in New York City for thoughtful and engaging networking and discussions on replacing an archaic financial system, freedom of speech, and the Bitcoin revolution. Now, the conference and expo will head to Berlin, Germany on February 12-13th to explore the growth of virtual currencies, FinTech business trends, investment strategies, and more. The program is designed to provide an overview of where the virtual currency industry is today, and

    Discover the future of Bitcoins and Crypto Currency with national and international industry specialists!

    | 2014/02/04 5:57 pm
  • Today we received an email including this, we are trying to help so here is a story – try to help them! Last night my MtGox account was hacked, and the robber withdrawed 6 BTC and boght 4 more for from my 3600 USD then withdraw it again. With two factor authentication and a phone in my pocket. Strange right? As soon as I saw the email – right after the transaction – I replied

    MtGox transferring BTC to a Robber? Yes, they knew it.

    | 2014/01/30 4:00 pm
  • More than 500 bitcoin community members will soon be converging on Miami for a direction-setting conference aimed at driving the currency from speculation to mainstream. Building on the recent success of the European Bitcoin Convention, the North American Bitcoin Conference will hit Miami Beach on the 25th and 26th of January, 2014. Our colleague “Matte” is visited the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami. We are receiving continuous updates from him, about programs, speakers, presentations,

    Day 2 – North American Bitcoin Conference – LIVE

    | 2014/01/26 5:13 pm
  • More than 500 bitcoin community members will soon be converging on Miami for a direction-setting conference aimed at driving the currency from speculation to mainstream. Building on the recent success of the European Bitcoin Convention, the North American Bitcoin Conference will hit Miami Beach on the 25th and 26th of January, 2014. Our colleague “Matte” is visited the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami. We are receiving continuous updates from him, about programs, speakers, presentations,

    North American Bitcoin Conference – LIVE

    | 2014/01/25 4:03 pm
  • Gone are the days when Bitcoin was considered as a currency for geeks and those in the darker corners of the internet. Adding eBay to the list of trading platforms for Bitcoin has been a reason to rejoice for Bitcoin enthusiasts all over the world as this move makes Bitcoin a whole lot more accessible. eBay is launching a dedicated Virtual Currency category on eBay Classifieds in the UK on 10th of February. eBay Classifieds,

    eBay UK, Paypal & Zynga are bringing Bitcoin to the mainstream

    | 2014/01/21 4:01 pm
  • Just when you thought you had comfortably wrapped your head around the whole Bitcoin thing, some restless coders up and add another layer of complexity to the world’s preferred brand of magical internet money. A new wave of decentralization may soon be upon us. Lusty possibilities abound. More and more people are coming to understand Bitcoin as both a medium of exchange and a nifty (nerdy) payments and communications system. It is at once a

    Bitcoin 2.0: Distributed Corporations, Derivatives, and Information Markets

    | 2014/01/21 3:54 pm
  • Bitcoin conferences mostly were based in the USA, but in the close future it will be held in Berlin, Germany! Here comes the official spoiler :) Discover the future of Bitcoins and Crypto Currency with national and international industry specialists! Hundreds of attendees gathered at Inside Bitcoins in New York City for thoughtful and engaging networking and discussions on replacing an archaic financial system, freedom of speech, and the Bitcoin revolution. Now, the conference and

    Bitcoin Conference: Berlin 12-13 February.

    | 2014/01/15 5:02 pm
  • Just a year ago, a bitcoin was worth $13. And today, the same piece of digital currency is valued at more than $800 on popular online money exchanges. But Chris Dixon believes that’s still a serious bargain. Dixon, a partner with the big-name Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andressen Horowitz, is adamant that bitcoin could become the primary means of making payments on the internet, and if that happens, the price of a bitcoin will

    Silicon Valley VC Thinks a Single Bitcoin Will Be Worth $100,000

    | 2014/01/15 4:50 pm
  • Some enterprising minds and one of the world’s biggest insurance markets is opening a pretty futuristic bank vault in London. But it’s not futuristic for having fancy locks or laser trip wires. It’s futuristic because of what’s inside: Bitcoin. The idea of a bitcoin bank vault seems a little silly at first. Bitcoin is a virtual currency, so why would you need a vault? Well, the new company, Elliptic Vault, is actually billing this new

    There’s a “Deep Cold Storage” Vault for Bitcoin

    | 2014/01/14 12:32 pm