Issue #12

Coin.co Launches WHMCS Plugin For Bitcoin

The plugin allows users of WHMCS, a popular billing solution for online businesses, to seamlessly process payments using bitcoin. (coin.co)

CoinDesk Releases Latest “State Of Bitcoin” Report

The latest report indicates an ever increasing number of bitcoin-accepting merchants and burgeoning investment in the field. (coindesk.com)

LinkedIn Co-Founder Betting On Bitcoin

Reid Hoffman has said that Bitcoin is the best industry to be involved with over the course of the next few years. (cnbc.com)

Rakuten Looking At Bitcoin Integration

The CEO of Rakuten, “the Amazon of Japan,” has stated that Bitcoin integration is a matter of time. (cointelegraph.com)


Shopify Joins With Coinbase

The e-commerce platform now offers its merchants the option of choosing to accept bitcoin through either Coinbase or Bitpay, with which it had joined forces back in November. (shopify.com)

US House Candidate Funding Campaign Entirely In Bitcoin

Dan Elder, running for the 1st District of Missouri, has said that he aims to spread awareness of the digital currency. (coindesk.com)

Bitcoin Mining Hardware Company Mired In Controversy

Butterfly Labs has faced widespread criticism after it purchased a popular Bitcoin blog and replaced or modified articles in an attempt to quash negative publicity. (techcrunch.com)

Newegg Offers Bitcoin Discount

Two weeks on from when it first announced that it would accept bitcoin for payment, the electronics retail giant said it would offer a 10% discount for those paying in the currency. (newsbtc.com)