The Sweet Smell of Success: Unilever-Owned Schmidt's Naturals Adds Bitcoin as Payment Option

The Sweet Smell of Success: Unilever-Owned Schmidt’s Naturals...

There are a lot of odd things you can buy with Bitcoin – spy gear, lasers, alpaca socks, and now, high-end deodorant. ‘Scent or Payment Method’ Deodorant maker...

Dieter Holger | May 24, 2018 | 19:00
This Cryptocurrency Is Funding An Autonomous Sea-Dwelling Community

This Cryptocurrency Is Funding An Autonomous Sea-Dwelling Community

For decades architects and futurists have dreamed of seasteading, a way of living in floating, green-tech cities on the high seas. Now, thanks to the help of a cryptocurrency, the...

Dieter Holger | May 20, 2018 | 02:00
Fearing Bitcoin, VISA and Mastercard Reclassify Crypto Purchases as 'Cash Advances'
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Former Visa CEO Joins Cryptocurrency Startup Making Payment Cards

More and more top brass from traditional financial companies is joining cryptocurrency startups. The latest is an ex-CEO of Visa UK and Ireland. ‘SEAMLESS’ PAYMENTS The...

Dieter Holger | May 19, 2018 | 22:00

Spanish Bank Makes History And Votes With Blockchain At Annual...

The secure, decentralized nature of blockchain technology presents countless applications outside of cryptocurrency, as one European bank proved in a historic first at its last annual...

Dieter Holger | May 19, 2018 | 16:00

Thailand Temporarily Bans ICOs, Waives Cryptocurrency Tax

Following new cryptocurrencies regulations that came into force Monday, Thailand is grappling with how to regulate and tax the burgeoning market as the public weighs in. Regulations on...

Dieter Holger | May 19, 2018 | 14:00
Iran Turns to Bitcoin in Preparation for Renewed U.S. Sanctions

Iranians Will Buy Cryptocurrency As Economy Collapses, Analyst Says

Following President Donald Trump’s announcement that the US would pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, the Iranian rial crashed from $0.00003 to $0.00002, or 50,000 rials to the...

Dieter Holger | May 18, 2018 | 06:00
Experts Speculate How Facebook Is Exploring Blockchain

Experts Speculate How Facebook Is Exploring Blockchain

In the wake of Cambridge Analytica improperly acquiring the data of up to 87 million Facebook users, the social media giant is exploring how blockchain could decentralize its network...

Dieter Holger | May 17, 2018 | 22:00
Why Invest in Ethereum?

US Regulator Urges SEC to Clarify If Ethereum Tokens Are Securities

Wall Street continues to debate whether cryptocurrencies should be treated as securities or commodities. Ethereum, the world’s second most valuable cryptocurrency after Bitcoin...

Dieter Holger | May 15, 2018 | 13:00

Over 16 Million Americans Now Own Cryptocurrency, Survey Finds

Nearly 16.3 million Americans, or 8 percent of the country, own some form of cryptocurrency, according to a new survey by, which also found slightly more than 5 percent of...

Dieter Holger | Mar 19, 2018 | 20:00

Mapped: Cheapest & Most Expensive Countries To Mine Bitcoin

Where you live in the world affects how profitable your Bitcoin mining operation is, according to an analysis of worldwide electric prices by lighting company Elite Fixtures...

Dieter Holger | Mar 06, 2018 | 02:30
Breaking News

Vladimir Putin Endorses Blockchain: Russia Can’t Be ‘Late...

Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin endorsed blockchain technology during a meeting on Sunday with Herman Gref, the president of Sberbank, Russia’s largest bank...

Dieter Holger | Feb 25, 2018 | 06:00
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Former Top JPMorgan Trader Says Banks ‘Have Absolutely...

A former high-flying JP Morgan trader turned cryptocurrency fund manager says banks "have absolutely failed to innovate in any way, shape, or form and now they’re paying the price"...

Dieter Holger | Feb 24, 2018 | 13:00

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