News From The Crypto Currencies Scene

2016-06-15 13:00
WB21 first digital bank to accept deposits in bitcoin
Digital bank WB21 is the first of its kind to enable bitcoin deposits. Customers looking to transfer and deposit funds into their checking accounts from now on can do so in bitcoin.…
2016-06-13 16:19
Bitcoin competitor Ethereum rose 1 700 percent in value this year
The march of Ethereum seems unstoppable. The cryptocoin rose 1,700 percent in value this year and is, after the bitcoin, the most valuable digital currency in the world.…
2016-06-13 14:46
Marketable value Bitcoin transcends 10 billion
The total value of the digital currency bitcoin transcended past the $10 billion mark. The value of the currency saw a big rise last weekend.…
2016-06-01 09:51
E commerce portal in Indonesia enables payments by Bitcoins
E-commerce and digital payment platform KinerjaPay Corp, located in Indonesia, has enabled bitcoin payments for transactions on its platform. This is a scoop, no e-commerce platform in Indonesia before allowed bitcoin transactions.…
2016-06-01 04:20
Bitcoin price increases by 20% two reasons why
In the past five days the value of the cryptocurrency rose with 100$. On May 26 a bitcoin was sold for a little over 450$, five days later the price is suddenly 550$. What is the reason of this recent price increase?…
2016-05-07 05:09
'Inventor Bitcoin' doesn't want to deliver extra proof
Australian computerscientist Craig Wright waives of delivering definite proof to show he is the inventor of the Bitcoin. After years of speculations last Monday Wright admitted to different social media he is indeed the brains beheind the Bitcoin.…
2016-04-25 10:10
Bitcoin price sets new high for 2016
The Bitcoin price is pushing ceilings higher and higher. On April 20th, one Bitcoin was worth just under $436, and the price kept rising ever since. At the time of publishing, Bitcoin price was trading at $459.86, reaching a peak of $470.02 in the early hours of Monday.…
2016-04-21 10:11
Price of Bitcoin more stable than the price of gold
The value of a Bitcoin fluctuates less than the price of gold for three and a half weeks now, which is a new record.…
2016-04-14 06:57
Airbnb follows many other big companies in using bitcoin
Airbnb has acqui-hired seven engineers from the bitcoin company who had worked on ChangeTip, which is a feature that let people tip each other with bitcoins via Twitter and Reddit.…
2016-04-11 17:05
Bitcoin's Patrick Byrne takes a medical leave this could affect blockchain's future
Patrick Byrne, who is CEO and chairman of overstock.com, has taken a medical leave of absence from te company. This decision will influence the community working to advance bitcoin and the bitcoin blockchain.…
2016-03-03 07:26
pH Miners launches powerful miners for Bitcoin and Litecoin
pH Miners Inc. has announced the launch of two powerful miners for leading cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Litecoin. Users of the brand new product will easily process transactions and track the release of new cryptocurrencies.…
2016-02-16 10:55
Bitcoin needs major redesign to support wanted number of transactions
A new analysis of the Bitcoin software concludes that Bitcoin needs a complete redesign to support the number of transactions needed to become widely used.…
2016-02-10 14:21
Former Bitcoin developers launched Decred the latest in altcoins
CEO Jake Yocom-Piatt announced that Company 0 launched Decred widely on Monday, Feb 8th. It's the latest alternative coin, and like many others wishing to one day be as big as Bitcoin is today.…
2016-02-03 09:35
The European Commission wants to end anonymous trading in cryptocurrencies
Yesterday the EC published an “Action Plan to strenghten the fight against the financing of terrorism” which states that criminals are quick to seek out new ways of moving money that offer lower risk of detection.…
2016-02-02 17:52
FortuneJack launched Bitcoin Poker platform
FortuneJack Bitcoin Casino, on of the biggest Bitcoin Gambling sites, recently launched their Bitcoin Poker platform. With daily freerolls, interesting rakeback deals and inviting first deposit bonuses FortuneJack is really building its careers.…
2016-01-27 14:55
Bitcoin isn't dead yet
Milo Yiannopoulos, the 32-year old British entrepeneur who grew up in Greece, first believed the recent declaration of Bitoin's ex-developer Mike Hearn that Bitcoin is dead. But Yiannopoulos, who is the technology editor for Breitbart.com, a conservative news and opinion website, realized the key benefits of Bitcoin are still there; the unique decentralization and the fast and discrete transfers. Also, Bitcoin's price has been stable since Hearn's announcement.…
2016-01-20 23:53
10 Dutch men were arrested accused of laundering 22 million by using Bitcoin
Ten men suspected of laundering approximately $22 million of ill-gotten money were arrested all throughout the Netherlands. The men allegedly laundered €15-20 million using the crypto-currency Bitcoin. It concerns money for drug dealers who sell their stash via illegal online marketplaces, which are only visible in combination with special software.…
2016-01-20 19:06
5.7 Million worth of Bit and Litecoins stolen from banker Cryptsy
After last week's news about Mike Hearn selling all his bitcoins and stating the currency had failed, Bitcoin is yet again put in a bad light. Cryptsy, a website used for trading crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin and Litecoin, publicly announced it had been robbed of 13.000 bitcoins and 300.000 litecoins, accumulating a total loss of roughly $5.7 million.…
2016-01-17 06:16
Bitcoin s lead developer throws in the towel
A disappointed Mike Hearn, one of five senior developers of cryptocurrency Bitcoin, revealed in a post on Medium that ‘I will no longer be taking part in Bitcoin development and have sold all my coins’. This article led to an immediate drop of 10% of the Bitcoin worth.…
2015-11-25 11:12
Black Friday Will See 150 Bitcoin Retailers Joining In
Black Friday is coming up this Friday and it is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, shopping day of the year. Huge savings draws tons of people to shop online and in stores around the world. Black Friday can be a crazy day for brick and mortar retailers, but for online stores it is simply one of the best days of the year.…

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