Venezuela Launching Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency – the Petro!

President Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela has announced the creation of a new national digital currency – the Petro. He believes that this cryptocurrency will fight off the effects...

Jeff Francis | 3 years ago
Exchange Expansion

bitFlyer, Japan’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange, Launches in the United States

US-based exchanges are going to have some serious competition in the coming months, as bitFlyer has opened up trading to US customers and has also obtained the ever important NY...

Matthew Hrones | 3 years ago

Rand Paul Vouches for Bitcoin at NY Fundraiser Event

Considering crypto-currency is a relatively new technology, many are still unfamiliar with it and don’t understand the concept. Consequently, public opinion of Bitcoin is...

Trevor Hill | 5 years ago
oDesk US Sanctions

Crimean oDesk Freelancers Unpaid Due to U.S. Sanctions; Perfect Opportunity for Bitcoin

On December 19, 2014, United States President Barack Obama signed an executive order prohibiting financial transactions between people and businesses located in the United States and...

Clay Michael Gillespie | 5 years ago