Tag Archives: blockchain

Issue #31

Kraken To Aid Mt. Gox Investigation Kraken has agreed to provide resources to assist the investigation of the Mt. Gox collapse and the reimbursement of its creditors. (wsj.com) Bitcoin Black Friday Growing Rapidly The number of merchants expected to take part in providing sales to customers who pay in bitcoin has doubled since last year. […]

Issue #24

Bitcoin Price In Steep Decline The cryptocurrency faced a turbulent weekend in which it lost 18% of its value, reaching a low of $290. (bbc.com) Bill Gates Bullish On Bitcoin Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has stated that he sees a positive future for Bitcoin, due in large part its inherently low costs. (entrepreneur.com) How One […]

Issue #16

Wikipedia Reaches $140,000 In Bitcoin Donations In One Week In the week following Wikimedia Foundation’s announcement that it would accept donations in the virtual currency, the online encyclopedia raised one sixth of it weekly average in bitcoin. (dailytech.com) US Government Agency Warns Against Bitcoin The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has started to accept complaints about […]

Issue #14

The Wikipedia Foundation Accepts Bitcoin The move by the foundation that runs Wikipedia means it is now the largest non-profit to accept bitcoin. (time.com) Blockchain App Reinstated In App Store After a change in Apple’s policy regarding digital currencies, Blockchain’s Bitcoin app has been reinstated. (wsj.com) Overstock Issues “Cryptosecurity” Plan Led by CEO Patrick Byrne, […]

Issue #7

Expedia Adopts Bitcoin Expedia’s customers can already book hotel accommodations, and the company plans to add a bitcoin payment option to its other services soon. (cnet.com) What Will The Blockchain Yield? A decentralized future is envisioned in a lengthy article about the blockchain’s potential. (telegraph.co.uk) Bitcoin Moves Closer to Legality in California Amid concern that […]