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The Inevitable March of Techno-Anarchy

Techno-anarchism has existed for a long time, popularly imagined in books and movies in various (often unrealistic) forms. Traditionally more of a political practice than a belief, it is focused on utilizing technology to advance freedom, occasionally by active means such as hacktivism, but usually via peaceful methods such as Bitcoin. Guiding many of its […]

DECENT Blockchain Gains Support from Adult Entertainment Industry

Pornography has been around since prehistoric times, spawning one of the world’s most powerful industries. From VHS, to DVD, to Blu-ray discs, the winner of every format war has been the one backed by adult entertainment providers. Now, it seems they’re starting to back blockchain technology, as Naughty America has struck up a partnership deal […]

DIGATRADE Enables Deposits via eCheck For Canadian Customers

Digatrade today announced that its trading platform previously launched June 29th, has enabled Canadian based customer deposits via eCheck. The Bitcoin exchange is owned Bit-X Financial Corp. (OTCQB) BITXF. Bit-X Financial Corp is a Canadian Company based in Vancouver, listed on the OTC.QB under the trading symbol BITXF. The Company owns and operates DIGATRADE, a […]

ShapeShift.io Announces New Partership with AltQuick

The instant Bitcoin and altcoin exchange service, ShapeShift.io, today announced a new partnership with AltQuick.co, a website which enables users to buy and sell digital currencies with a cash deposit via their bank account or credit union. AltQuick provides safe, reliable escrow services to sellers while offering an easier way for buyers to obtain the digital […]

Citicoin – The Banking Cryptocurrency

Citibank has revealed that it was running a test platform for digital currencies to later develop its own solution, CitiCoin. This past Tuesday, the International Business Times published an article where it revealed the Citibank group intentions. The state that Citigroup has built its own digital currency based on bitcoin and the Blockchain. This, in […]

The Digital Currency Summit Attends The Blockchain Week

The Digital Currency Summit (DCS) is a debate forum whose objectives are to understand what digital currency means and its implications for banks, governments and investors. DCS commits to organizing events to promote awareness and understanding about the technology. This year the Digital Currency Summit is taking part in a new event – The Blockchain […]

Bitcoin Wallets Vulnerable to Double Spending

The Bitcoin community has a new problem to solve; the latest problem to hit digital currency is a double spending bug affecting Bitcoin wallets. The problem was discovered on 4 July as many Americans were busy celebrating Independence Day. Some Bitcoin miners are now generating invalid blocks, making it impossible to guarantee that currency can’t […]

Hope You Are Not Trying to Hide Behind the VPN Service!

If you are someone who takes privacy and anonymity seriously, then the probability of you being familiar with VPN (Virtual Private Network), TOR and other widely used proxy tools to mask ones identity and location. VPN is one of the widely used service provided by number of companies across the world. These VPN services help […]

Bitwage Releases Cloud Savings and Helps the Unbanked

Bitwage is making international payroll better and easier. Companies using Bitwage reduce payroll costs, increase transfer speeds, and have access to unique payroll tools that cannot be offered through traditional means. The average cost of paying employees overseas is 8% from flat fees and exchange rates, 3-5 business days and the stress of having no […]

Citi Experimenting With Bitcoin Technology For The Last Few Years!

Multinational banking giant Citigroup has been looking at Bitcoin’s distributed ledger technology for “the last few years” and has amassed a skilled team, Ken Moore, Head of Citi Innovation Labs told IBTimes UK during a tech briefing. Moreover, Citi has constructed three blockchains and a test currency called Citicoin to flow through them; a framework […]

Coinbase Suspends Its Services in the Wyoming State

The Wyoming Banking Regulations have been pressing the Coinbase Exchange. Coinbase, a Bitcoin Wallet and Exchange Service Provider has announced the suspension of all operations in Wyoming as a result of state financial regulators’ interpretation of the Wyoming Money Transmitter Act. The exchange already counts with operations serving more than 2.5 million users in 190 countries […]

Owner of Bitcoin Gambling Site Pleads Guilty to Charges

Bryan Micon, owner of Seals with Clubs, has been charged by the Nevada Attorney General’s Office for operating an illegal bitcoin gambling site. A warrant for his arrest has already been issued last April. According to defense attorney Richard Schonfeld, Micon will serve an as-yet-unspecified probation term and pay a fine of $25,000. Micon recently […]

Goodgame Studios Now Accepts Bitcoin

Goodgame Studios is one of the leading free-to-play, online games development companies. Today the company announced it was partnering up with BitPay and was now accepting Bitcoin payments. Goodgame Studios will now accept bitcoin for in-app purchases in big titles such as Empire and Big Farm. Goodgame Studios operates across the web and mobile platforms […]