What’s Behind Bitcoin’s Big Surge
Jun01

What’s Behind Bitcoin’s Big Surge

Bitcoin surges in value. What’s driving the prices of Bitcoin higher?

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Bitcoin Price Hits a New All-Time High
May08

Bitcoin Price Hits a New All-Time High

Bitcoin, the popular form of digital currency, has seen a shift in its value. The price at which it’s traded is suddenly in the news for reaching an all-time high of $1,330.72 towards the end of April. Market observers are a bit surprised at this development, since there were no immediate market conditions to lift Bitcoin price to these levels. The BTC has recently been traded at prices hovering around the $1,300 mark, around...

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Japan Declares Bitcoin as Legal Tender
Apr21

Japan Declares Bitcoin as Legal Tender

Bitcoin has now been declared as a legal tender or payment method in Japan, effective from April 1st 2017. Japan’s Financial Services Agency has put capital requirement, cybersecurity, auditing, and other operational regulations in place for currency exchanges that will be adopting Bitcoin. The Bitcoin exchanges in the country will have to conduct training programs for employees and also submit an annual audit. Banking Act The new...

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5 Bitcoin Apps That May Come In Handy
Mar08

5 Bitcoin Apps That May Come In Handy

Over years, there has been a great push for the need to have economic transactions and tools that stay unaffected by market volatility. In laymen’s terms, market volatility refers to the up and down movement of the market, which stands to represent the economic sustainability of a country. While developed countries like Canada, the UK, and even the US have supported the use of bitcoin, several other countries such as Venezuela,...

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Widespread Acceptance and Usage of Bitcoin in the Developing World
Feb22

Widespread Acceptance and Usage of Bitcoin in the Developing World

There have been notable advancements in computing power and cryptography in the last decade, directly leading to the development of new forms of currency. Ever since the Bitcoin cryptocurrency was developed in 2009, it has witnessed unprecedented growth across the world. This digital currency has changed the way transactions are conducted in many e-commerce platforms, ultimately becoming the vanguard of digital currencies as being the...

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