Malta Now has a Bitcoin ATM
Jul28

Malta Now has a Bitcoin ATM

While cryptocurrency has been sweeping over the whole of the Western world over the past year, it was only a matter of time before it would hit the lesser-known parts of Europe. One such place is the picturesque archipelago of Malta. This sunny little nation has recently become an emerging market for the exchange and transactions of Bitcoin, and now Malta has established its first Bitcoin ATM, set up in Sliema. Local business leaders...

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Bitcoin News: Japanese To Pay Utility Bills With Bitcoin
Oct21

Bitcoin News: Japanese To Pay Utility Bills With Bitcoin

The usage of bitcoins as a form of currency has witnessed tremendous growth in the commerce world in recent years. The three countries with the largest market for bitcoins are China, Japan and, the United States. Japan was trending in bitcoin news not so long ago when it overtook the United States to become the second-largest bitcoin market in the world. Japan is in bitcoin news once again as it has now adopted a way for its citizens...

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Two Factors That Can Affect The Stability of Bitcoin Price
Oct11

Two Factors That Can Affect The Stability of Bitcoin Price

Seven years ago, the world’s first digital currency came into existence. Bitcoin took a significant number of people by storm as the digital currency began to prove its vitality in our rapidly developing world. Bitcoin has experienced superb growth so far and a fair share of substantial hiccups along the way, most of which it has managed to overcome. Biggest Hurdle Bitcoin’s struggle to obtain a steady foothold in the financial...

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CEO of the Now-Defunct BitInstant has Been Released from Prison
Aug13

CEO of the Now-Defunct BitInstant has Been Released from Prison

According to Bitcoin news report, Charlie Shrem, founder of the now-defunct BitInstant, has been released from jail after he spent nearly one and a half years in the high-security Lewisburg Federal Prison Camp since March 2015. After his conviction, he was sentenced to 24 months in prison. In the first blog posted by Shrem following his release, he reportedly said that he was released sometime in June and, for the time being, he is...

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North Carolina Has Passed The Bitcoin Bill
Jul20

North Carolina Has Passed The Bitcoin Bill

According to Bitcoin news, companies operating in virtual currency will now be required to apply for a money transmitter license following the passing of an amendment to the Money Transmitter’s Act by the North Carolina Senate. Last month, the State’s General Assembly voted overwhelmingly to pass the Act, with 43 members voting in favor and 3 members against. This approval comes after the mid-May vote to amend the Money Transmitter’s...

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