Tag Archive: sweden

  • Bitcoin, Bitcoin Acceptance, News, News teaser

    Sweden’s Cashless Society A Boon For Bitcoin

    Sweden is fast becoming the world’s first cashless society. Whilst many herald this as a new progressive frontier, it does bring concerns such as privacy when every transaction you make is surveilled. Bitcoin could be the answer as it brings the anonymity of the traditional cash system. Companies make no profit from the use of cash as it lacks harvestable personal data and it has to be physically managed. The consequence is a drive for

    · September 26, 2017 · 12:01 pm
  • Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm Brought Together Politicians, Investors and Developers Press releases

    Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm Brought Together Politicians, Investors and Developers

    On September 7, the capital of Sweden hosted Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm for the first time. The event brought together owners of businesses related to cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based solutions. It was attended by more than 350 participants and 19 speakers from 13 countries. [Note: This is a press release.] The conference took place at the Elite Hotel Marina Tower, the nineteenth-century majestic building near the city center. The hotel is known not only for

    · September 15, 2017 · 6:15 pm
  • eKrona Bitcoin, Bitcoin Price, News, News teaser

    Swedish Public Rejects World’s First e-Krona Digital Currency

    Bitcoin is king in 2016, but Sweden’s unpopular plan to create its pioneering digital currency ‘eKrona’ shows public understanding still has a long way to go. Two-Thirds Know Bitcoin, 10% Want eKrona Central Bank plans in November last year to launch the so-called eKrona in the country would have made Sweden the world’s first country to launch a national digital currency. When the public was asked about it, however, their response was far from enthusiastic.

    · January 2, 2017 · 8:00 am
  • Sweden Bitcoin, News, News teaser

    Sweden & Switzerland Want You…To Be a BitCop!

    Great news for those wishing to use their Bitcoin powers for good rather than evil. Both Sweden and Switzerland are seeking Cybercrime/Crypto-Investigators. Sweden? Switzerland? Sw-eet! But before you start packing, let me fill you in on some more details. The Swedish job, based in Stockholm, is for the National Cybercrime Centre. Part of the Swedish Police Authority, you will be at the sharp end, relentlessly hunting down high-tech criminals… from the safety of your computer terminal. The

    · December 9, 2016 · 11:00 am
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    Sweden to go Cashless, Hope for Bitcoin?

    Sweden could soon be a big advocate of bitcoin. Also read: Visa: 2015 is the “Year Of Payments,” Bitcoin a Major Player Sweden: The Potential Bitcoin Economy In what could easily be the biggest “opening” for digital currency, Sweden is looking to swear off fiat money for good. That means no more paper money, no more coins, virtual means from here on out. This is exactly what Bitcoin and its creators have wanted all along for

    · January 6, 2016 · 8:00 am