• Bitcoinist is accepting applications for the Sales Manager job opening. This is your chance to work for one of the fastest-growing Bitcoin media outlets in the world. Working at Bitcoinist The position will be part-time and primary responsibilities will include: Managing a team of 5-6 sales people. Selling banner advertisements. Executing upon a sales plan and a proper sales strategy. Managing CPM and CPC online advertising initiatives. Maintaining a friendly and honest demeanor. Implementing a CRM system.

    Bitcoinist Jobs: Accepting Applications For Sales Manager

    | 2016/02/26 6:00 am
  • Ross Ulbricht, founder of the infamous Silk Road drug market, will be remembered as one of bitcoin’s most relevant contributors, a man that grew bitcoin’s relevance to extraordinary levels, and became instantly popular following his arrest. Silk Road was a dark net market that ran on the TOR Network. At its peak, Silk Road accounted for 70% of all dark net drug sales. People wondered whether Ulbricht’s arrest was justified; consequently, his prison sentence became controversial as well. In

    Former US Federal Agent Pleads Guilty to $800,000 Bitcoin Theft

    | 2015/09/03 8:00 am
  • ShapeShift.io is an instant Bitcoin and altcoin exchange innovative service. The exchange platform is very popular within the community for allowing users to trade their altcoins instantly without having to register or create an account. Shapeshift.io also allows merchants to receive various cryptocurrencies and trade them for their digital asset of choice. Also read: ShapeShift.io Adds Tether USD to its Instant Exchange Since the beginning of this year, Shapeshift.io has been vigorously growing and introducing new

    ShapeShift.io Adds Monacoin, Vertcoin, Infinitecoin

    | 2015/05/30 3:00 pm
  • BitGold is a service that essentially digitizes gold, allowing people to buy and sell the precious metal within 1% of spot price. Once purchased, the gold is stored in one of the 10 Brink locations; deposits can be redeemed as 10g gold cubes of 1kg bars. Also read: Bitcoin Mining vs. Gold Mining: a Comparison BitGold allows users to send and receive gold for free, in a fashion similar to the way Bitcoin is transacted. Additionally, BitGold

    BitGold Acquires GoldMoney, Expands its Reach

    | 2015/05/25 3:00 pm
  • The World Table is a Utah-based startup who specializes in Online Reputation Services. The company has recently announced the key elements of its online reputation product architecture, and has invited the technology and the digital currency community to participate and test their product.

    The World Table Builds an Online Reputation System

    | 2015/05/20 8:00 am
  • Security has always been a big concern for the crypto currency industry. Since its emergence security has always been a very important issue, too big for businesses and entrepreneurs to ignore. The growing need for increased security led to the development of enhanced applications like 2FA to guarantee complete security for companies trying to act in the crypto currency ecosystem.

    Clef’s Success Story: Protecting the Factom Token Sale

    | 2015/05/01 7:00 pm
  • Bitcoin experienced common symptoms of what I would like to call market manipulation: sudden rise of value followed by a steady decrease in price, punctuated with a sudden and sharp decrease in price. Also Read: Last Week’s Market Wrap Up If nothing else from this article sticks, just know that this week in Bitcoin that the price fluctuated from the low $220s, rising all the way up to $240, where it then decreased and hit

    Bitcoin Market Wrap Up 4/19-4/26: Market Slides, DASH & ZiftrCOIN Squeeze Through

    | 2015/04/27 8:00 am
  • Yesterday, a security notice was launched in Authy’s blog. An independent security researcher from Sakurity found a bug in the popular 2FA app Authy. Egor Homakov was responsible for finding a Format Injection vulnerability that affected the Authy service through a commonly used open source library.

    Independent Researcher Finds Authy Vulnerability

    | 2015/03/17 9:15 pm
  • 2015 hasn’t started in the best way for bitcoin. The constant decrease in its price has been dizzying and miners have been without any doubt the most affected by the skydiving price. This steady decline of the bitcoin price began to question the profitability of big mining operations due to high energy costs. This led to some of the major cloud mining companies to adopt more extreme measures.

    Interview With Helga Danova of Cex.io

    | 2015/01/28 9:00 pm
  • Oron and Eilon established Coinpoint in order to give the perfect turnkey solutions to bitcoin corporations and companies. They have tried to offer the perfect solution to cover internal and external marketing services. Coinpoint serves not only gambling brands but also other areas such as bitcoin mining, trading, and other Bitcoin operations, providing the best options in SEO, PPC, Media, internal marketing services and so on.

    Betcointech: Bitcoin Technology for Online Gaming

    | 2015/01/27 3:00 pm
  • Security has come to be a real important issue when it comes to bitcoin wallets, and the ecosystem is always in constant demand for new features and innovative developments. The bitcoin authenticator is a new open project aiming to bring new developments and innovations to the Bitcoin security industry, and the first to introduce a bitcoin wallet to offer a practical decentralized wallet security solution.

    Interview with the Bitcoin Authenticator Development Team

    | 2015/01/17 8:07 am
  • Many are the rumors following this announcement and some even say that the exchange owners were sensing great instability within the ecosystem and felt there was simply too much risk involved and tried “to move on with their winning horse”.

    Vault of Satoshi to Close its Doors in February

    | 2015/01/08 9:00 pm
  • The world of cryptocurrencies is in constant development and never ceases to amaze us; now, a new Project is soon to introduce a new feature that has the potential to shake the cryptocurrency development grounds and redefine the way we use our coins. Reversecoin is the World’s first cryptocurrency that allows users to reverse transactions. Reversecoin will give users the chance to reverse transactions within a configurable period of time while granting them full access at any time to their coin by a combination of the best online and offline wallet technology.

    Reversecoin – World’s First Cryptocurrency With Reversible Transactions

    | 2014/12/15 2:00 pm
  • Bitcoin is not truly anonymous, and that opened up an opportunity for crypto currencies aiming to offer complete privacy and anonymity. Darkcoin was the first crypto currency to securely offer such features. The currency was launched on the 18th of January 2014, with the brand Xcoin but the creator, Evan Duffield, changed its name to Darkcoin a few days later. Darkcoin soon became popular and its growth became apparent right after the implementation of Darksend

    The Online Gaming Industry Welcomes Darkcoin: Interview with DirectBet.eu

    | 2014/12/12 7:00 am
  • Now, one month later the team announced that it would be reopening the exchange! This is good news for the Scandinavian Crypto currency trading community. The Norwegian-based crypto currency exchange Justcoin will start operating again, this time by the help of the Hong Kong-based ANXPRO Team.

    Justcoin Exchange to Reopen

    | 2014/11/26 3:39 pm
  •   During our news reporting, interviews, articles, academic life, and networking, we made some interesting connections and friends from all walks of life. So why not do a special interview with some of our connections we’ve build up? That is the exact thought we at Bitcoinist had. However due to the high status and fame these people and their companies have, we will not use their original names. These prominent people speaking out for or

    Digital currency in perspective. Three views.

    | 2014/11/17 8:49 pm
  • EmerCoin (EMC) is a decentralized cryptocurrency that enables international payments for practically zero fees and without reliance on a third party. Made for the real world, it is completely global and decentralized. EMC is developed by ppc.fixx.ru team that has specifically designed it for real world transactions, employing emergent technologies to create a new currency with both long-term and real broad application. Emercoin was the first in the history of crypto currencies, to used STUN protocol that allows obtaining external IP addresses, instead of WEB-services.

    Emercoin – An Innovative Global Currency

    | 2014/11/14 11:56 am
  • Comkort is an Estonian based exchange that opened their trading services back in February 2014, offering a series of distinct features with an incredibly fast, secure and easy-to-use real-time trading platform. Since the beginning, the quality and uniqueness of the Comkort exchange trading services has been widely appreciated and the number of the exchange users has been growing exponentially.

    Exclusive interview with the Comkort Exchange

    | 2014/11/05 8:10 pm