• It all started with a twitter discussion between @ReggieSells , @bitentrepreneur , and myself. When one asked and I quote: “where do you buy mining power if you don’t mind me asking?”. With that I answered, Betarigs. I have used Betarigs many times, and that’s why I felt confident in recommending it to others. Personally, I find it to be the best hash renting site around where you get the best bang for your bitcoin. If you wan’t

    Betarigs: Awesome service to rent hashes

    | 2014/07/04 7:59 am
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • A company that makes one of a kind paintings with the theme “To the Moon”? Count me in! If your interested too, then meet Bitcoin Space Art. Like a small number of other companies, they hold ALL of their earnings in Bitcoin, which I applaud. Regarding there product, here’s what they have to say taken from their website. Each piece is a one-of-a-kind homage to the world’s foremost cryptocurrency, created on 16″ x 18″ posterboard.

    Exclusive Q&A: Bitcoin Space Art

    | 2014/06/27 7:05 pm
  • BraveNewCoin is a cryptocurrency marketplace, but it goes deeper than that. For example, take a look at their price index: BraveNewCoin gathers data continuously 24/7 from international exchanges trading a wide range of leading cryptocurrencies. The BraveNewCoin Price Index (BPI) is calculated for each coin. This is the volume-weighted latest average price across all the markets for the coin. It is a nominal rate for a coin in USD dollars that makes currency conversion and

    Exclusive Q&A with BraveNewCoin: Home of Crypto

    | 2014/06/27 6:30 pm
  • I originally did an article about LuckyHouseWriting, as well as a promotion for our readers to boot. Recently, they have asked if I did another one regarding their new website launch and was glad to do so. If you haven’t already read the previous article or don’t feel like reading it, here’s a brief summary. Our founder, Jack LucKy, founded this company a short time ago. With a large network of over twenty writers, we

    LuckyHouseWriting Website Launch! Go check them out!

    | 2014/06/26 6:11 pm
  • Today, Mycelium has announced the launch of an Indiegogo project for its Mycelium Entropy device. Mycelium Entropy is the newest addition to the Mycelium Bitcoin Wallet ecosystem, first announced at the Bitcoin2014 Conference in Amsterdam, and demonstrated at the Central Europe Bitcoin Expo in Viena, as well as the recent Bitcoin in the Beltway conference in Washington DC. [youtube id=”cuUCjeABxOM” mode=”normal” align=”center”] Mycelium Entropy is a small, simple USB device that is designed specifically to generate paper

    Bitcoin Paper Wallet: Mycelium Entropy Indiegogo Campaign

    | 2014/06/26 12:16 pm
  • Mintspare has considerably simplified the means of acquiring bitcoins by enabling users to trade in their old, even broken electronics for cold hard crypto. Mintspare will take your old MacBook, iPod, smartphone, tablet and even your old camera and lenses and turn it into bitcoins. Also, if you have any electronics you think they might take, try it, because they do take special requests. Mintspare came into fruition to solve a well-known issue: the numerous

    Mintspare: Turning Electronics into Digital Cash

    | 2014/06/24 6:10 pm
  • A home for Bitcoin enthusiasts in the heart of Texas. [quote]”We hope to show people the new freedoms that are possible by building a strong, independent, economic community.” [/quote] Amid the flood of interest in Bitcoin, a collective of hackers and  entrepreneurs are starting Austin’s first dedicated bitcoin exchange to truly test what businesses and communities look like when using bitcoin as their primary currency. They will be hosting their Official Launch party, dubbed “Freedom Friday”

    Satoshi Square ATX – a Bitcoin Exchange and Social Club

    | 2014/06/18 12:00 pm
  • Want to try your hand at making some money on the Brazil World Cup? Check out Bitkup. When I contacted Gus, a person over at Bitkup and asked him why Bitkup was created he said (note due to a language barrier, text may be slightly inaccurate due to translation): Brazilians and Spaniards are passionate about football and technology, so we created Bitkup with the main objective of disseminating Bitcoin enthusiasts and the provide the currency; also,

    Interview with Bitkup: Create predictions for Brazil World Cup 2014

    | 2014/06/15 3:21 am
  • Today I’m here with RepRapMaker, a new launch that needs some funding to launch their startup. RepRap goal is to use plastic and other affordable materials which results in a cheaper price. The 3D printer is made of plastic components itself, allowing for the printer to reproduce itself and allowing for its name, Replicating Rapid Prototyper. The uses and advantages of 3D printing are numerous. On top of the fact they are using PLA plastic

    Exclusive Interview with RepRapMaker: 3D Printing Cooperative

    | 2014/06/13 11:51 pm
  • Exclusive Launch Interview with Betmoose: User-Driven Betting Exchange Looking for money and have a hunch? We’re not advocating betting, but maybe that’s your calling. After I got a quick response from Lucky House Writing, Betmoose also sent me a reply (with some detailed answers, so expect a long one) and accepted the chance for an interview. Betmoose is a company that lives in the cloud, with a team based out in Canada. Adam (assumedly CEO/founder,

    Exclusive Launch Interview with Betmoose: User-Driven Betting Exchange

    | 2014/06/13 4:23 am
  • As I love to push awareness of companies that accept Bitcoin I decided to reach out to Reddit, asking if there were any companies/ventures that accepted Bitcoin that would like to be interviewed for bitcoinist. Almost immediately, I got my first reply from Lucky House Writing and we started the interview process. Lucky House Writing is a startup company was started by their founder Jack Lucky. Our founder, Jack Lucky, founded this company a short

    Exclusive Interview with Lucky House Writing: Here for all your writing needs!

    | 2014/06/12 7:39 pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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