Digital Jersey has appointed a new Special Advisor to support its work developing a fintech industry for Jersey. Named one of the ‘Fintech Titans’ by NextBank, David Birch (Dave) is a Director of Cons... Read More
Online merchants and businesses are increasingly adopting bitcoin payments as an additional option in the recent days. The increasing reports of partnerships between businesses and bitcoin payment pro... Read More
BitPay’s online bitcoin payment gateway has received a facelift. In order to make the “Pay with Bitcoin” experience better, BitPay has updated its design in such a way that the user doesn’t have to le... Read More
The introduction of regulatory measures seems to have been instrumental in the recovery process from the Mt. Gox scandal. Last year in May, Japan passed a bill that mandated the regulation of Bitcoin ... Read More
Brian Chesky, co-founder and CEO of Airbnb, asked the Airbnb community through social media which applications or platforms its users would like to see launched in 2017. Most of the users responded... Read More
Purse Launches Testnet for Bitcoin Scaling Tech 'Extension Blocks'
A new element was added to the bitcoin scaling debate this week when the developer team behind startup Purse announced the launch of a testnet to trial its scaling solution, extension blocks.
Charlie Shrem: Hold At Least 10 Bitcoins, Can Buy House in 30 Years
A couple of weeks ago Bitcoin legend Charlie Shrem hosted a BlockShow Europe 2017 which was organized by Cointelegraph Events in partnership with Deloitte Germany, nexussquared and BlockPay. The
SWIFT to Use Hyperledger for Joint Blockchain Payments Project
The global payment relay network SWIFT has announced it will use Hyperledger as a basis for simplifying international transactions. In a trial together with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group,
Breaking: SEC Will Review Decision of Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Rejection
The securities and exchange commission has granted a request by the Bats BZX Exchange, Inc. to review its decision of disapproving the bitcoin ETF back in March this year. According to a document sign