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IMF: ‘Financial Inclusion’ Will Boost Global Economy (As...

The International Monetary Fund warns that global growth is slowing to its lowest rate since the financial crisis. But while it urges financial inclusion, don’t expect the IMF to...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Apr 10, 2019 | 21:00

The Art of Forecasting: Augur’s Decentralized Prediction Market

There are many tools available today that can support our curiosity when it comes to gaining insight into past, present, and future events. The discrepancy, however, lies with the...

evok3d | Aug 27, 2015 | 08:00

Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Visa Tackles the Blockchain, Bitcoin...

Most of the week was relatively quiet in terms of Bitcoin price, hovering around the $265 mark until the end of the week, when it began falling again. As we predicted last week, the...

Evan Faggart | Aug 17, 2015 | 08:00

Bitcoin: Currency vs Transaction Tool

At this point in time, with Bitcoin becoming increasingly relevant in the mainstream, outside observers are becoming less skeptical and are now genuinely curious about the currency’s...

Evan Faggart | May 06, 2015 | 19:00
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BTCS Acquires $2.3 Million in Financing

BTCS is a site offering a holistic solution to all things Bitcoin. BTCS focuses on four major objectives: spending your Bitcoin, storing your Bitcoin, mining your Bitcoin, and...

Nigel Dollentas | Apr 30, 2015 | 08:00

OP-ED: Beware of Off Chain Bitcoin Transactions

Off Chain Bitcoin transactions are a highly useful innovation for Bitcoin. In such a transaction, a claim on an amount of bitcoin is sent from one person to another. No actual bitcoin...

Evan Faggart | Apr 29, 2015 | 15:00

Coinimal Announces Partnership With NETELLER

Coinimal, a European digital currency merchant, recently announced its new integration with NETELLER. By adding NETELLER to its payment options, Coinimal becomes the first crypto...

Nuno Menezes | Apr 28, 2015 | 08:00

OP-ED: BitLicense’s Superficial Changes

This author’s views do not necessarily reflect those of Right now, the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) is holding a 30-day public commenting...

Evan Faggart | Mar 08, 2015 | 12:00
BitLicense Revisions

BitLicense Revisions

On Wednesday, February 4, Ben Lawsky, the Superintendent of the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS), released the revised version of the infamous BitLicense. This piece...

Evan Faggart | Feb 09, 2015 | 21:00
The North American Bitcoin Conference, Bitcoin Miami

North American Bitcoin Conference Kicks Off, Brings Networking and...

The North American Bitcoin Conference got off to a good start on January 17th, despite the tumbling value of Bitcoin in the last couple weeks. The presentations and panels were loaded...

Scott Fargo | Jan 19, 2015 | 07:04
Bitcoin Investment

Bitcoin Investment Recap 2014: Bitcoin Economy Growth

This is the second instillation of a two-part article that discusses whether or not 2014 was a success or failure for Bitcoin investment. In the first part, we looked at the year-long...

Evan Faggart | Dec 22, 2014 | 08:00
Charlie Shrem Money Laundering

Charlie Shrem Is Jailed For Bitcoin Crimes While HSBC Execs Walk Free

“Charlie Shrem knowingly facilitated the purchase and use of Bitcoins by others to buy illegal drugs on the Silk Road site. He willfully abdicated his duties as compliance officer of...

Guilherme Fernandes | Dec 21, 2014 | 00:17

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