• Kalpesh Patel is a living testament to the fact that anyone can contribute something to the Bitcoin ecosystem. You don’t have to be a computer genius or a financial expert to participate in this economic experiment. Also read: Ledger Wallet Giveaway: The Winners Have Been Chosen! “You’re missing the point of Bitcoin if you feel left out. You can be as involved as you want to be, just go make something happen — find something

    A Q&A With Kalpesh Patel: Bringing Bitcoin to the Hotel Industry With BookWithBit

    | 2016/01/22 8:00 am
  • In late December 2015, at its Mexico City event, the Latin American Bitcoin Conference made history when it auctioned off a copy of the popular bitcoin comic, Bitcoin: The Hunt for Satoshi Nakamoto, for 20.4 bitcoins. At the time of the auction, that amounted to around $10,000 USD. Two men, Rodolfo Andragnes and Sebastian Wain, won the comic book together. Also read: Number of Ethereum Nodes Grows Exponentially Meet the Comic Book Winners: Rodolfo and

    Meet the Guys Who Paid $10,000 for a Bitcoin Comic Book

    | 2016/01/21 8:00 am
  • Bitcoin is evolving rapidly on a global scale as one of most important financial technologies of the century. Many businesses have decided to integrate Bitcoin, yet many continue to not accept it. I have covered the issue of Bitcoin adoption in-depth in my Bitcoin in Business series. I had the opportunity to interview Moneris chief product and marketing officer Rob Cameron regarding Moneris, their opinion on Bitcoin, and how blockchain technology will influence the financial

    A Payment Processor’s Perspective: Interview with Moneris

    | 2016/01/14 8:00 am
  • TappaBit is different from most games in Bitcoin that is not one of the gambling variety. For people that want to play using Bitcoin but not leave it all entirely up to chance, TappaBit is an engaging Bitcoin game alternative.  Also read: Peter Todd Double Spends on Coinbase Tappabit: Provably Fair The game is provably fair, through the use of mixing 3 client seeds, 3 server seeds, and 3 nonces, with the verify button easily

    TappaBit Interview: 50% Skill, 50% Luck Bitcoin Game!

    | 2016/01/13 8:00 am
  • Redwood City Ventures is a new name in the Bitcoin industry that people are just starting to see some of their work appearing. RWCV are focusing on helping different companies and startups that are trying to bring collaboration between the US and Chinese companies to the Bitcoin ecosystem. One of the first ventures that people are seeing is blockC.co. Redwood City Ventures brokered a deal between blockC.co and Avalon/Canaan-Creative to be the global master distributor

    Sean Walsh of Redwood City Ventures on Facilitating US/Chinese Bitcoin Collaborations

    | 2015/12/18 8:00 am
  • Bitcoinist chatted with a good friend of ours this past weekend. Daniel Krawisz an activist and prominent voice in the digital currency space who once drew some cool comics here at our publication. As well as being a talented artist, Krawisz is the Director of Research at the Satoshi Nakamoto Institute. He’s also a great speaker and was recently a guest at the recent Bitcoin Investor Conference in Las Vegas, the Texas Bitcoin Conference, and many

    Daniel Krawisz: Bitcoin Skeptics Have Pretty Terrible Arguments

    | 2015/12/15 8:00 am
  • The Inside Bitcoins conference is coming to Seoul, South Korea on December 9-11, 2015, and San Diego, California on December 14-16, 2015. One individual who will be speaking at the events will be Hans Lombardo of allcoinnews.com on the subject of Bitcoin and small business. Lombardo has 16 years of experience with disruptive technologies and uses his knowledge to run the news publication he co-founded amongst his many projects. The media outlet provides editorials featuring decentralized

    Hans Lombardo: ‘Bitcoin Can Help So Many People In The Developing World’

    | 2015/12/05 8:00 am
  • Bitcoin Gambling Guide, or BitcoinGG for short, is a website with one sole purpose: provide a single location to where anyone can read an unbiased review about the top Bitcoin gambling websites. Established in 2013 by Chris Evans and another developer that is working behind the scene, I had the opportunity to talk to Chris Evans about his project. 1. In your own words, what is Bitcoin Gambling Guide? Bitcoin Gambling Guide is the number

    Interview: Bitcoin Gambling Guide, Review Website for Gambling

    | 2015/12/04 9:30 am
  • Bitcoin opens a world of opportunities to online casinos due to its increased anonymity over other payment methods. Moreover, countries that have banned online gambling won’t allow gambling with any certifiable payment methods. Bitcoin is the exception to this rule due to its secure and anonymous nature. This makes LimoPlay an excellent candidate to become one of the better online casinos available to most gamblers. Also read: E-Coin Black Friday Sale: Bitcoin Debit Cards 40%

    LimoPlay: An Interview with the Newest Casino in Town

    | 2015/12/01 8:11 pm
  • The Blockchain Agenda Conference hosted by Inside Bitcoins is coming to San Diego. The event will convene at the San Diego convention center with executives and innovators from across the globe who work with the technology. Leaders in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry will provide keynotes and seminars for new users and enthusiasts to learn from their expertise. Guests featured in the California city will be Hans Lombardo of Allcoinsnews.com, Brennen Byrne of Clef, and

    Brennen Byrne Of Clef: ‘Decentralization Is A New Technology Itself’

    | 2015/11/28 8:00 am
  • A new way to purchase Bitcoin and altcoins is coming to the UK market — and it’s called Coinerz. The platform allows anyone from the United Kingdom to use their credit card to buy various kinds of cryptocurrency. A list of digital currencies the creators say will keep growing. Bitcoinist got together with James Malach, CTO of the team, and chatted with him about the project. Malach has over 20 years of experience in the field

    Coinerz: Purchase Altcoins And Bitcoin With Ease

    | 2015/11/27 8:00 am
  • There’s a lot of discussion on reddit and bitcointalk.org concerning Bitcoin. However, there are other groups with vast amounts of people throughout various social media platforms. Other areas of conversation and sharing arenas such as Facebook, Google Plus, Linkedin, and Voat that offer new playgrounds for digital currency enthusiasts. With all the censorship happening at /r/bitcoin, many are finding different areas to chat about their favorite cryptocurrency — whether it is an altcoin or bitcoin. Also

    Check Out These Cryptocurrency Clubs And Bitcoin Groups!

    | 2015/11/22 8:00 am
  • The Blockchain Tech Ltd group (BTL) is a technology company focused on developing blockchain technologies to disrupt and transform the existing industries. The company is based in Vancouver, British Columbia and develops in-house technology. It specializes in providing support and funding to new blockchain-based projects through the company’s incubator and accelerator programs. Also read: Bitcoin in Business: Risk Management The company’s first technology platform is a remittance business called Interbit. Interbit focuses on leveraging blockchain

    Exclusive Interview with Guy Halford-Thompson of Blockchain Tech Group Ltd

    | 2015/11/17 8:00 am
  • Aten Coin is a cryptocurrency quickly becoming the go-to Altcoin for people interested in enjoying benefits that cryptocurrency can bring to the financial industry, while maintaining the highest levels of government compliance. Aten Coin will be introducing a new blockchain, known as the “privately regulated public blockchain,” as well as hosting a conference to talk about the future of the coin. I spoke to Marcus Andrade from Aten Coin regarding the new blockchain, the conference, and

    Aten Coin Conference and New Blockchain: Exclusive Interview

    | 2015/10/26 12:00 pm
  • Today, we have an interview with Kai Chng, founder of Digix Global, a company that aims to tokenize physical assets and make them fungible on the Ethereum blockchain in order to increase the pool of liquidity in a decentralized marketplace. Read on for more insight from Kai! Also read: Shapeshift Incorporates Ethereum into Altcoin Exchange Platform   Hi Kai, thanks for taking the time to speak with us today. Can you begin by telling us a little bit about yourself and

    Interview with Kai Chng, Founder of Digix Global

    | 2015/10/12 12:00 pm
  • BlockChainGroup.io is a new company in the Bitcoin industry that looks to be taking on the difficult task of making blockchain analytics easier and providing more information. They have been coding from the ground up a new way to search and corollate the data the blockchain provides. The Bitcoin blockchain contains all the data of every transaction right from the genesis block. This data and the connections of transactions contain a wealth of data. While

    BlockChainGroup.io President Shone Anstey on new Bitcoin Blockchain Analytics Engine

    | 2015/10/08 8:00 am
  • ERNIT is a piggy bank revamped for the modern world, where children are more likely to have smartphones in their hands than paper currency and coins. ERNIT took it upon themselves to make a classic savings tool relevant once again in an increasingly digital world, where payments are frequently made online. With the ability to deposit funds from credit, debit, as well as Bitcoin, ERNIT is a modern twist on the iconic piggy bank. I spoke to

    ERNIT Exclusive Interview: Piggy Bank with Bitcoin Support

    | 2015/10/03 8:00 am
  • Bankymoon, a South African-based Bitcoin solutions company, is changing how people pay for utilities, making them more affordable. Bitcoinist spoke with Lorien Gamaroff, founder and CEO of Bankymoon, to find out more about the utility crisis in Africa and what Bankymoon is doing to solve it. Lorien, a South Africa native, shared with us about the crisis and how it is impacting Africans and the education system. Also Read: Bankymoon Offers Bitcoin Solution For Paying Utility

    Blockchain Smart Meters: Solution to Africa’s Utility Crisis and Struggling Schools?

    | 2015/09/21 3:00 pm
  • While there are alternatives for binary options, users looking for something that is more of a trading tool and less of a gambling game should look at Coinut. A registered company in Singapore, Coinut allows you to profit or hedge risk in both a bulish or bearish market.  If binary options isn’t for you, Coinut also offers vanilla trading, making it one of the most versatile exchanges out there. I spoke to Xini Wang, founder

    Coinut: First True Bitcoin Options Exchange (Interview)

    | 2015/09/14 3:00 pm
  • Ragnar Lifthrasir, President of the International Bitcoin Real Estate Association, has become the new Director of Real Estate for Ubitquity. Ubitquity uses the blockchain to help prevent fraudulent transactions in real estate markets, while allowing an improvement on the settling of claims, and tracking the record of ownership across the entire real estate industry. We were able to interview Ragnar, discussing his new role as Director of Real Estate for Ubitquity. Also read: Inside Bitcoins

    Interview with Ragnar Lifthrasir: Ubitquity’s New Director of Real Estate

    | 2015/09/12 8:00 am
  • Today, we have an interview with the founder of Bitwage, a company that aims to pay workers with bitcoin that in turn pay bitwage through wire transfers. The instructions are fairly straight-forward. Bitwage will send you a bank number, you tell your employer to wire transfer your paycheck to said bank number and voila, bitwage will then pay you in bitcoins. Also read: Inside Bitcoins San Diego: Digital Currency Institute’s Steven Michaels Speaks What is

    Inside Bitcoins San Diego: Bitwage Founder Jonathan Chester Speaks

    | 2015/09/11 8:00 am
  • The Inside Bitcoins conference in San Diego will be held from December 14 to the 16 of this year. The conference has been covered by Bitcoinist in many states such as New York, and this is the beginning of many interviews with the speakers that will be attending the conference. Today, we have Steven Michaels, the founder of the Digital Currency Institute, an educational and certification service founded to help individuals better understand the benefits of

    Inside Bitcoins San Diego: Digital Currency Institute’s Steven Michaels Speaks

    | 2015/09/09 12:00 pm