The price of bitcoin has always been a hot topic, and many people debate over whether it should hold value that continues to gradually appreciate or whether the blockchain that’s a part of it, providing the utility it does in financial transactions, is the only quality of bitcoin that should be taken into account. Continue reading
Bitcoin gambling: a universal solution for everyone
Have you noticed the changes that online gambling has undergone over the previous years? To be more precise, there has been just one substantial change, but its radicalness and immensity have really made a bang in the industry. Any guess? Yes, we’re talking about the arrival of BTC into virtual gaming. And we must say virtual Bitcoin gaming immediately started to develop at an extremely intense pace. The thing is, the cryptocurrency is gradually modifying and modernizing traditional online casinos, poker rooms and sportsbooks. As a result, many operators ended up offering BTC as the only available payment option. How in the world did it come to be like that?
There’s probably nothing surprising for most of us that every country has its own national currency. Almost everyone knows how US dollars, British pounds and euros look like and what their approximate exchange rate currently is. But what kind of currency is Bitcoin, and why is it spoken of so much? Are online Bitcoin casinos threatening traditional online entertainment businesses? Continue reading
The profit ratio for mining bitcoin has significantly decreased for everyday miners, nowadays usually ending up in a net loss for said prospective miner. As this barrier for entry to mining has its downfalls, it’s also responsible for maintaining bitcoin’s price at a certain range and preventing widespread panic selling. Continue reading
The downtrend bitcoin has been experiencing in terms of value may come to an end soon, as a favorable climate is brewing for future price appreciation. This climate includes global markets taking a recent dive as interest rates globally and more specifically in the US are projected to increase, making the investment climate in equities a less attractive avenue. Continue reading
Before bitcoin arrived to the payment scene, making payments were often a tedious task, be it through shuffling around for credit cards in person or entering in lines upon lines of personal information on a third party site online. There was clearly a market for payment innovation, and tech giants such as Google & Apple quickly caught on with Google Wallet and Apple Pay, respectively. Continue reading
What’s the fastest way to exchange your bitcoins you ask? If you somehow got a hold of some bitcoins without having to purchase them, you’re probably curious about how you could safely exchange them in the fastest and most convenient way possible. Continue reading
Bitcoin’s volatility has returned in full swing, with the digital currency dropping to new 2014 lows in the $450.00-500.00 range. There remains many theories regarding the cause for this downtrend, but an inevitable fact remains that companies are continuing to accept bitcoins through intermediaries, having the intermediaries exchange them for fiat currency thereafter.
JP Morgan took initiative recently by applying for patents surrounding the development of their own custom web cash, only to get denied once again as the patent implications took too broad of a reach. Continue reading
ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq & Al Sham) has claimed a portion of both Syria & Iraq, and their reach is expanding. As they grow, they seek funds to continue their brutal operations, which are more often times than not stolen from innocent civilians. Continue reading