Tag Archives: Bitcoin

Bank Account Closures Hitting Bitcoin Businesses in Singapore

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] There are a lot of banks over in Singapore that are closing the accounts of companies and people due to ties in the Bitcoin business. Many Bitcoin businesses and other cryptocurrency businesses are reporting that the banks are force-closing accounts. More than 10 companies have come out to report the bank account closures within […]

Investing in Bitcoin in 2017?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Investing in Bitcoin in 2017? Whenever a new method of transferring wealth is introduced, it leaves a good number of questions on people’s minds as to how beneficial it is at present, and of course in the long-run. A lot has been said about investing in Bitcoin but what people or, rather, investors need to […]

Bitcoin in Russia as a Foreign Currency

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The use of Bitcoin in Russia is currently illegal, but news has come out today from an official in Russia’s Ministry of Finance who stated Bitcoin could be used as a foreign currency. The change to the proposed law would not allow Bitcoins to be used domestically, but deputy finance minister Alexei Moiseev said […]

Interview Alert: Agora Commodities CEO talks Bitcoin, precious metals, and money!

Joseph Castillo of Agora Commodities talks about Bitcoins and how they’ve changed his business, the one thing he hates about the precious metals retail business, and his philosophy about what money is and who defines it. Click the link below for audio! Click here for Interview

Bitcoin: The Magic of Mining

A HUGE aircraft hangar in Boden, in northern Sweden, big enough to hold a dozen helicopters, is now packed with computers—45,000 of them, each with a whirring fan to stop it overheating. The machines (pictured) work ceaselessly, trying to solve fiendishly difficult mathematical puzzles. The solutions are, in themselves, unimportant. Yet by solving the puzzles, […]

Even After a $5 Million Theft Bitcoin Still Has Believers

Bitcoin brought its largest ever presence to the floor of CES this week. If last year was about punks going corporate, the hope for 2015 was to show off the cryptocurrency’s newfound legitimacy (thanks to $433 million in venture capital financing and acceptance by blue chip behemoths like Microsoft and Dell.) Too bad the biggest story in […]