31 January 2014

Headlines ‘Innocent’ Silk Road Seller Will Sue to Stop Sale of Seized BitcoinsA Silk Road merchant says he will hire a lawyer to try to stop the sale of his bitcoins. Why Every Online Freelancer Should Love BitcoinThe job market for online freelancers has been booming over the past few years, and it’s only going […]

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30 January 2014

Headlines Mint Teams up With Coinbase to Add Bitcoin SupportFinancial planning firm Mint has added bitcoin support to its mobile app following a deal with wallet service Coinbase. Winklevosses to Submit Revised Bitcoin ETF to SECThe Winklevosses are likely to submit a revised plan for their bitcoin ETF soon, their lawyer says. Bitcoin Against the […]

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29 January 2014

Headlines Bitcoin Arcade Machine is ‘On Like Donkey Kong’UK firm Liberty Games has developed a retro arcade machine that accepts gamers’ bitcoin payments. Bitcoin Hearings Day 1: Bitcoin Hits ‘Tipping Point’ with New York RegulatorsNew York regulators announced upcoming bitcoin regulation in 2014, but what that will entail is still up for debate. WillTAT4BTC: Selling […]

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28 January 2014

Headlines Outpost Thrift: The Latest Addition to Sean’s OutpostLast week Sean’s Outpost, the world’s most active bitcoin charity, opened the doors to it’s newest project: a thrift shop in the Outpost’s hometown of Pensacola, FL.  Boasting “over 11,000 square feet of knick-knacks, furniture, kitchen ware, toys, clothing, appliances, and so much more,” Outpost Thrift gives […]

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27 January 2014

Headlines Ten People You Meet in BitcoinIt’s not just celebrities and high-flyers, but the everyday people you meet in bitcoin who make the scene tick. App.net Debuts Crowdfunding Platform for BitcoinApp.net has announced a new crowdfunding platform, Backer, that accepts bitcoin for software projects. Major UK Banks Face Backlash After Withdrawal Limits and DelaysCustomers are […]

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26 January 2014

Headlines Book a Jamaican Luxury Villa for 3.5m DogecoinIsland Villas Jamaica, a holiday villa rental firm, is now accepting litecoin, dogecoin and bitcoin for bookings. KryptoKit Partners With BitPay for Two-Click ShoppingSecure wallet and Chrome browser plug-in KryptoKit is teaming up with BitPay to offer an easy bitcoin shopping solution. Miami Updates: Andreas Antonopoulos to […]

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25 January 2014

Headlines California Scientist Seeks Cancer Cure With BitcoinGene and Cell Technologies, a California-based stem cell research center, now accepts bitcoin. A Doge World: Coin-Horse Review‘Wow’, ‘so profit’, ‘much coin’, and ‘such race’ greets us on Coin-Horse’s welcome page. It is very clear that Coin-Horse is a Dogecoin oriented website, and can be seen as the […]

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24 January 2014

Headlines Video Cards Drive First-Day Sales Surge For TigerDirectVideo cards, power units, tablets and Xbox units drove first-day bitcoin sales for TigerDirect. 4 New Bitcoin Features Revealed by Core Developer Mike HearnIn a video released by IamSatoshi on YouTube, Bitcoin core developer Mike Hearn has revealed a few different new features that are going to […]

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23 January 2014

Headlines Pinterest Competitor Fancy Adds Bitcoin PaymentsNew York-based social e-commerce platform Fancy, a website known as the “Pinterest for shopping,” is now accepting bitcoin. TigerDirect Becomes the Latest Retail Giant to Pounce on BitcoinAnother major online retailer has announced that it is now accepting bitcoin. This time it’s TigerDirect. Wells Fargo to Host Bitcoin Event […]

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22 January 2014

Headlines The CoinDesk Mining Roundup: 21e6, KnCMiner Profits and New HardwareCheck out the bitcoin mining news that’s making waves around the globe, featuring: 21e6, Butterfly Labs, KnCMiner and more. Bitcointalk User Claims Amazon to Accept Bitcoin PaymentsUpdate: The original email from Amazon is a fake. I recently stumbled on this thread on Bitcointalk, about a […]

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21 January 2014

Headlines OKPAY Makes U-Turn on GBP to Bitcoin TransfersOKPAY users can now move GBP into OKPay web wallets and transfer these funds to cryptocurrency exchanges. 25-Year-Old Arrested After Selling Gun for Bitcoin on Black MarketA US bitcoin user has been arrested for allegedly selling a semi-automatic pistol to Dutch law enforcement officials. Andreas Antonopoulos will […]

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20 January 2014

Headlines Fledgling Altcoin NXT Now Listed on BTER ExchangeNew altcoin NXT uses 100% proof of stake – and plans many other new features. South America’s First Bitcoin ATMSão Paulo, a city in Brazil, is getting the first Bitcoin ATM in all of South America. The machine will be up and running at Campus Party, a […]

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19 January 2014

Headlines Bitcoin ATM Installations Surge in CanadaThree Canadian cities are set to have bitcoin ATMs installed, making the country the world’s top bitcoin ATM location. Bitcoin Price Rising on Good Volume (Update for ATR indicator)Since my last update, the Bitcoin price fell down the stairs, rolling then bouncing at the 820 and 800 levels I […]

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18 January 2014

Headlines United Kingdom has changed their mind due to pure public pressureYesterday we published the news Will The UK Exclude Bitcoins From Taxation? and it is now clear that United Kingdom is going to completely change their rules on Bitcoin taxation. Richard Asquite from the TMF Group breaks the news and says that the new […]

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17 January 2014

Headlines London is Hosting its First ‘Satoshi Square’ Bitcoin Marketplace TomorrowMore than 200 people are set to attend a Satoshi Square bitcoin event in London. Robocoin- Bringing Bitcoin to the MassesRobocoin is bringing kiosks to your local area, enabling the general population to transfer wealth into and out of virtual wealth.  The early adopters of […]

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16 January 2014

Headlines Bitcoin Price Fails at Major ResistanceThe bears have won a minor skirmish – but not the battle and certainly not the war. After failing to breach a key level, 850 on Bitstamp or 950 on Gox, the Bitcoin price is now staging a fighting retreat back to Support. At the time of writing, the […]

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15 January 2014

Headlines Bitcoin Exchanges Go Local to Drive AdoptionA trend is unfolding: global bitcoin exchanges are becoming wholesalers, whereas their domestic counterparts are catering to local needs. Mt. Gox Denies Links to Silk Road Narcotics BazaarMt. Gox has just issued a public statement denying any reported linkage to the Silk Road. The media report Gox refers […]

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14 January 2014

Headlines New Hampshire: The Bitcoin Capital of AmericaJust recently. Overstock.com began accepting Bitcoin payments. The launch was a massive success, with the company seeing over $125,000 in sales. After less than a week, Overstock has decided to share some statistics on its Bitcoin transactions. The items most purchased with Bitcoin were: Sheets Cell phone cases […]

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13 January 2014

Headlines Bitcoin Myths Exposed! – A Conversation with Erik Voorhees (video)Bitcoin has several persistent myths about it that just refuse to die. Stefan Molyneux and Erik Voorhees dispel the myths and talk about the reality of the predominant cryptocurrency. Erik Voorhees is the co-founder of Coinapult, worked as Director of Marketing at BitInstant, and was […]

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12 January 2014

Headlines China’s Bitcoin Exchanges Survived the Crackdown and Did Battle in the AftermathChina’s bitcoin “ban” drastically affected the balance of power across its exchanges. Chinese Government-Backed TV Program Bashes Bitcoin, Outrages CommunityChina Central Television (CCTV) has broadcast an overwhelmingly negative documentary on bitcoin, outraging viewers and even the program’s participants. Colorado Marijuana Dispensary Uses Bitcoin […]

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11 January 2014

Headlines Overstock.com CEO Patrick M. Byrne Discusses Accepting Bitcoin on CNN International (video) Bitcoin Price Breakout and Trading Update (now with 100% more potential Bull Flag)Upside Breakout The trading range Bitcoin found itself mired in for the last few days has finally broken to the upside. After the fall from $1000 (Bitstamp rate), the Bitcoin […]

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10 January 2014

Headlines Bitcoin ‘Needs to be More Accessible for the Visually Impaired’A blind bitcoin fan has rallied developers to make wallets more accessible for visually impaired users. 2% of the orders Pizza.be, the Belgian takeaway.com, receives are in Bitcoins!This is for you skeptics that didn’t believe people would use Bitcoin as a payment system for normal […]

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9 January 2014

Headlines Elliptic Vault In The United Kingdom Is Offering Fiat Denominated Bitcoin Insurance, Who Would Want It?As released earlier today via Bitcointalk: The United Kingdom is the first to have a fully legal fiat backed insurance system for Bitcoin.  The service is underwritten by Lloyd’s of London. From the co-founder of Elliptic Vault, Tom Robinson: […]

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8 January 2014

Headlines Coinsetter Integrates With Bitstamp to Boost Its Bitcoin Trading PlatformNew York City-based bitcoin trading platform Coinsetter is bringing liquidity to bitcoin traders by integrating with Bitstamp. Embarking on my Bitcoin Trading Journey: Learn Basic Technical AnalysisMy Trading Experience I first dabbled with Trading and Technical Analysis back in November 2012, when I first got […]

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7 January 2014

Headlines North American Bitcoin Conference to Hit Miami on 25th JanuaryThe conference will be at Miami Beach Convention Center with two days of bitcoin-centric speakers, learning sessions and demos. Lily Allen regrets that she did not take the gig that was paying “hundreds of thousands of Bitcoins”Lily Allen has confirmed that she was offered hundreds […]

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6 January 2014

Headlines Taiwan Regulators Block Robocoin Bitcoin ATMsTaiwan’s Financial Services Commission said it will block bitcoin ATMs there, after Robocoin announced plans to expand installations. Ron Paul Coin  In the light of CoinyeWest, another major influencer has a virtual currency named after him.  This time the tribute is to Ron Paul.  RonPaulCoin launched on December 29th […]

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5 January 2014

Headlines Credit Cards Have Not Evolved With the Internet. Enter Bitcoin.Credit card companies have not evolved with the internet, creating issues that prove how outdated they have become. Interview with Graviton, Nextcoin.org Community FounderRecently, I had the distinct pleasure to interview Graviton, Nextcoin.org Community Founder.  As many of you are familiar, I first learned about NXT […]

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4 January 2014

Headlines Chinese Web Giant Sina Launches Bitcoin Information PagesChina’s fourth most-popular web portal yesterday launched Sina Bitcoin Market information pages with charts, statistics and real-time market quotes. Games Giant Zynga Starts Playing With BitcoinZynga, maker of addictive social games like FarmVille and CityVille, has announced it is testing accepting bitcoin payments. Zynga Testing in-game Bitcoin […]

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3 January 2014

Headlines Robocoin Bitcoin ATMs Head to Taiwan and Hong KongThe first Robocoin bitcoin ATMs destined for the Far East are to land in Taiwan and Hong Kong soon. Alpha Technology Takes Pre-Orders for Litecoin ASIC MinersUK company Alpha Technology says it is now taking pre-orders for the first litecoin ASIC mining devices. London Clinic Performs […]

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2 January 2014

Headlines PayPal Might be Working on its Own Virtual CurrencyPayPal isn’t exactly a huge fan of Bitcoin. Understandably so, since Bitcoin poses a threat to the entire company. PayPal specialises in online payments, but people can just skip the PayPal middleman with Bitcoin transactions. Simply selling mining equipment on eBay, PayPal’s parent company, can get […]

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1 January 2014

Headlines HIRING: We need a developer to create a Bitcoin Top ListSince CryptoCoinsNews.com is growing so rapidly we are looking into how we can inform our readers even more. One of my personal ideas is to create Bitcoin Top Lists where you can easily see which websites are the most read Bitcoin websites out there. […]

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