Brussels will fight against Bitcoin

The EU says anonymous cash on the Internet to fight back. Brussels has presented an action plan to help combat the financing of terrorist organizations. A central component: the end of the More »

Bitcoin price explodes

The virtual currency Bitcoin is striking with its veritable comeback: On Wednesday, the price increased by a whopping 25 percent, reaching for the first time since the summer of last year, the More »

Bitcoin security firm writes open letter

Paul Puey, CEO of Bitcoin security firm Airbitz, has published in a commentary on LeapRate a letter, in which he invites politicians to allow the progress of Bitcoin innovation. Puey says the More »


Bitcoin is experiencing the next boom


In the last few months, the creeping decline of Bitcoin was everywhere. The hype is over, Fintech is evolving in another direction. Blockchain yes. But certainly not Bitcoin. A slightly different picture shows the value development of the digital currency

Argentine central bank is interested in Bitcoin


The growing volatility of bitcoin in the past may lead to the assumption that central banks lose their interest in digital currencies. But: The Argentinean Central Bank is now proving the opposite with its interest. The origin of the interest

Etherum goes mobile


Ethereum will soon have a first wallet for mobile devices with a WeChat-like interface.The Alpha version of Status will appear in the next few weeks. This program is intended to provide a new, up-to-date interface for the Ethereum wallet. With

More and more Russians want Bitcoin


The relationship between Bitcoin and Russia remains tense. The Kremlin is not exactly opposed to foreign currencies, even more so when it comes to cryptanages. On the other hand, interest in the Russian population is growing, which is reflected in

Vulcan is helping banks to love Bitcoin

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The fact that the blockchain slowly but surely becomes the favorite of the FinTech industry is not necessarily something new. Interestingly, the currency bitcoin has however almost disappeared from the headlines. The Vulcan Digital Asset Services joint venture is now

Are the days of Bitcoin counted?


The Circle CEO is certain: in just a few years, the time of the Bitcoin is counted and no one will use the crypt of the crypt. Bitcoin is probably the most successful crypto diet in today’s market. Having been

Sweden is planning state bitcoins


Actually they were a thorn in the eyes of the powerful people in the central banks. Digital currencies such as Bitcoin have not caused much more than head shaking and a little stomachache in the past. They are bad for

Amazon: iPayYou now also allows purchases with Bitcoin

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The Seattle-based startup company iPayYou is now working with Amazon. Geekwire has reported on this. In the future, it will be possible to make purchases on Amazon via the American Bitcoin payment platform. Firstly, however, this feature is still limited

Segregated Witness: Protocol change is to make Bitcoin more powerful

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The Bitcoin community is currently required to vote on a change to the protocol of crypto-nutrition. The amendment called “Segregated Witness” is intended to help resolve the highly controversial issues of how more blocks of data can be processed in

Soon Bitcoin regulation in Dubai?


The government of Dubai wants to lay the foundations for legislation on bitcoin regulation. The supreme court committee of Dubai held an assembly together with the Dubai Electronic Security Center. There, the future regulation of digital currencies should be discussed