• If your looking for a “to the moon experience” some may turn to drugs such as tobacco. But there’s a new kid on the street, vapes. And now you can pay for it in Bitcoin. I met “R” through another interview I did with CCA regarding Arbitrage , and it turns out that he is very close with them. Small world indeed.  1. Why did you make Cloud99Vapes? My two partners and I, we all vape.

    Cloud99 Vapes: Now Accepting Bitcoin!

    | 2014/07/10 2:12 am
  • Will the adoption of Bitcoin by large retailers have an impact on the transaction volume? The range of products that can be bought for Bitcoins has grown significantlysince the beginning of 2014 as more and more large online retailers have followed their customers’ demands to start accepting Bitcoin payments. In the early days of 2014 Overstock started accepting bitcoins as a form of payment. After the Chinese central bank prohibited financial institutions from processing Bitcoin

    Will retail help Bitcoin?

    | 2014/07/08 7:28 am
  • Bitcoin approaches 10k? According to this image taken from a reddit post a trade was made on the exchange CampBX in the BTC/USD market, where someone bought Bitcoin(s) for the price of $9799, then dropping back to $800, and slowly regressing back to the normal price of around $660 currently at time of writing. No one knows why the trade went through in the first place, but many on reddit are speculating that it was

    News Summary: July 6- 12

    | 2014/07/07 4:59 am
  • I’m here with Fran, the same person that brought you BraveNewCoin. Except this time, its not about price-indexing coins. It’s about people coming together talking about Bitcoin, and striving to making it better. 1. What is Bitcoin South? New Zealand’s first Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology conference. 2. How does one get a ticket? Just go to http://Bitcoinsouth.co and grab a discounted early bird before it runs out. We have only opened doors a couple days

    Bitcoin South Conference: Here’s what you need to know

    | 2014/07/05 10:50 pm
  • 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
  • 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
  •   The first time we heard about Spondoolies-Tech was at the 2014 Amsterdam conference. I had a chance to talk to the company leaders and ask about their product. You can find the interview that was made with them below. [youtube id=”FYtAdUJTdHw” mode=”normal” align=”center”] The mining hardware provider sector is getting bigger and bigger. People are not risking to pre order as their trust have been vanished because of scam companies, failed deliveries or used

    Spondoolies-Tech SP-10 Dawson Review + Video

    | 2014/07/03 11:00 am
  • 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
  • Here’s a fun fact: According to LA Times, Makati City in the Philippines is the number one place in the world when it comes to selfies, ahead of New York, Miami, and Cebu City, which is also in the Philippines. With so much drive for social media, the same people over at Bitmarket.ph decided to make a sister company that combined selfies and Bitcoin to further drive adoption, Bitstars.ph 1. How did it all get

    Q&A with Bitstars.ph: Bitcoin for selfies!

    | 2014/07/01 6:28 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
  •  Bitmain is proud to announce the sale of AntMiner S3 for 0.75 BTC each to include International shipping.  S3 is hashing at 478 GH/s while consumes 366 Watt power from the wall. AntMiner S3 is the third generation Bitcoin mining rig made by Bitmain. It uses the state of the art BM1382 chip powered by the 28nm tech process with ultra-low power consumption, targeting the best combination of power efficiency and low capital expenditure for

    AntMiner S3 for sales shipping starts from July 10th

    | 2014/06/30 5:21 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
  • Indacoin, no, it’s not an India based exchange, but it is perhaps one of the easiest ways to acquire bitcoins. Based in the United Kingdom, although a global company, Indacoin is unlike other exchanges. Obtaining bitcoin can sometimes feel like an overly intrusive process, Indacoin knows that and only takes what’s necessary. “We are doing our best to let non-experienced users touch the new world of Cryptocurrencies. That is the main reason why we have

    Indacoin: The Simpliest Exchange

    | 2014/06/25 1:10 pm
  • CloudHashing, the first cloud Bitcoin mining company in the world, is further strengthening their market leadership by offering a record price for hashing power. “Our recent merger with the advanced hardware manufacturer HighBitCoin to form the company PeerNova allows us to do things no one else can in regards to volume of hashing power and price point,” said Lukas Gilkey of CloudHashing. PeerNova’s new PetaOne Blade features a custom 28nm chip with an industry leading power efficiency

    2$ / GH/s? Yes, it is possible with CloudHashing…

    | 2014/06/24 8:26 am
  • Many have questioned the legitimacy of players in the Bitcoin enterprise and there is no doubt that some firms and individuals have blighted the industry with their actions. When it comes to Bitcoin mining, you want someone trustworthy, someone who knows what they’re doing, someone who has been in the business for a while. Someone like CloudHashing.com. CloudHashing is a US based company, governed by US laws and regulations, if that brings any piece-of-mind. I

    CloudHashing – The Easiest Way to Earn Bitcoins

    | 2014/05/31 7:11 am
  • 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
  • Quickcoin, a San Francisco based startup company has plans on bringing Bitcoin to the mainstream by an online web-based “social wallet” that lets users transact Bitcoin easily. At first, they plan on integrating it with Facebook, to get the most users as if it will go viral; this is where it will most likely happen. Considering Facebook has 1.28 billion users (as of March 2014) Quickcoin will be able to receive a lot of feedback.

    Social Bitcoin? Facebook to have Integrated Wallet

    | 2014/05/27 6:53 am