Tag Archive: crypto

  • Altcoin News, Bitcoin, News, News teaser

    Anxious Asian Authorities Grapple with Crypto

    The nations of Asia are responsible for well over half of the total global volume of cryptocurrency trading. The Asian trading session often dictates how the rest of the day will play out when traders wake up in Europe and the US. However, the governments of the region are growing uneasy about the increasing appetite their people have for cryptocurrencies. One of the world’s largest exchanges, Bitfinex, is owned by a Hong Kong-based company. South

    · December 22, 2017 · 9:30 am
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    Evolve Markets Allows Cryptocurrency Community to Trade a Variety of Financial Assets with Bitcoin

    The privately-owned IBC company based out of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Evolve Markets is offering a platform on which users can trade a plethora of traditional stocks, commodities, indices and cryptocurrencies with Bitcoin. [Note: This is a press release] Evolve Markets aims to provide a user-friendly trading experience for cryptocurrency enthusiasts who are searching for a platform in which they can trade a more diverse range of traditional and non-traditional assets. Once registered, Evolve

    · March 20, 2017 · 10:09 pm
  • Bitcoin, Bitcoin Acceptance, Interviews, Knowledge Base, News, News teaser

    Greece, Europe and Bitcoin.

    Greece, one of the world’s regions that was known for ratio, philosophy and mathematics in the ancient world is under siege. These days, Greece and the lending/repayment actions are daily in the news. A lot of people are getting worked up about the EU, the European central bank, Germany, Belgium, lending policies etc. and “the poor Greek people”. To understand the EU viewpoints on Greece, just or not, and Greece itself we will have to

    · July 2, 2015 · 2:00 pm
  • Bitcoin, Bitcoin Service, News, News teaser, Services

    Bitcoin Center NYC Launches A Startup Incubator

    Bitcoin Center NYC, a large space for the bitcoin community, has announced it has launched an incubator for bitcoin startups.  The NYC first grabbed headlines in early 2013 when it recognized as one of the first (and largest) bitcoin meetups in the world. Its location in the heart of New York, a short distance from the New York Stock Exchange, has since became a hub for Bitcoin in the large city and a model for

    · March 8, 2015 · 8:00 am
  • Bitcoin, Knowledge Base, News, News teaser, Trending

    Things Need to Change in the Bitcoin Industry

    January 2015 was an extremely frustrating month in regards to the Bitcoin price. A lot of people returned to earlier unsubstantiated mantras, such as “Bitcoin is a Ponzi.” This has been lessened as of late but, the skeptic attitude has not diminished at all. As investigative journalists, we come in contact with all sorts of people. Crypto enthusiasts, novices to Bitcoin, experts and professionals in digital currency, CEO’s from the leading companies in the crypto world and skeptics. In this

    · February 26, 2015 · 3:00 pm
  • Altcoins, Bitcoin, Companies, Interviews, Markets and Prices, News, News teaser

    Bitcoin and Banks? Things to Come.

    As we pointed out in our previous interviews with a lot of highly educated and important people inside the financial sector, the banks are looking at Bitcoin and its technology. Recently some banks have come forward into admitting that they are “looking into Bitcoin and the blockchain technology”. Among these banks are 3 Dutch banks: Rabo Bank, ING and ABN Amro. It is true that the Dutch government and financial oversight commissions have urged caution

    · December 26, 2014 · 9:00 pm
  • Bitcoin, Conferences, News

    CryptoMoneyExpo Overview

    As I first entered the CryptoMoneyExpo, I found myself intrigued with how it was structured and how it was able to translate into something that seemed to be quite amazing. The first thing I wanted to do was to see how the speakers list functioned and how I’d be able to watch them. It was quite simple as you had to enter the Cinema, take a seat, and a video would pop up with the

    · December 25, 2014 · 8:00 am
  • Bitcoin, Companies, Knowledge Base, News teaser, Press releases

    Mastercard VS Bitcoin Speech Analysis: What’s Actually Being Said

    A professor emailed me the link of this “promotional video” from master card. He asked me to give a professional analysis of this video because he finds that “other writers do not have that objective capacity as an academic educated man or woman will show when writing an article”. Most of these kinds of videos hold more information than just what is being said. We did one about the Bill Gates interview a couple of

    · December 10, 2014 · 8:00 am
  • Altcoins, Bitcoin, Companies, Interviews, Knowledge Base, Markets and Prices, Mining, News, News teaser, Team

    Digital currency in perspective. Three views.

      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

    · November 17, 2014 · 8:49 pm
  • Altcoins, Bitcoin, Companies, Interviews, News

    BANX Shares: Interview

    BANX would be just an ordinary company if it were not for one thing: cryptocurrency. Mark Lyford (pictured below), whom I have known for quite a while now, has recently released BANX, a one stop shop for cryptocurrnecy related ventures. This includes everything from mining to gambling, all in an effort to make several steady streams of revenue to benefit the shareholders.  Seen below is an excerpt also from BANXshares website, giving a little background information regarding

    · October 21, 2014 · 11:46 pm
  • Bitcoin, News, Press releases

    C4 Launches World’s First Bitcoin Certification Program

    The CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium (C4), has announced the world’s first Bitcoin certification program aimed at helping solve the skills shortage as it relates to the burgeoning Bitcoin technology adoption. With Bitcoin related start-ups continuing to gain attention from venture capitalists and existing multinational companies now accepting Bitcoin payments, there is a lack of skilled technical experts available to hiring managers and technical recruiters around the world looking to fill Bitcoin roles. Personally, this is exciting

    · September 19, 2014 · 6:49 am