Tag: adoption

Adoption of Crypto by South American Countries and Implications for Gambling

South American nations are becoming more receptive to cryptocurrencies, with some attempting to legalize Bitcoin. The continent may be leapfrogging everyone else in cryptocurrency adoption as a result of its leaders’ acceptance. The continent may be leapfrogging everyone else in cryptocurrency adoption as a result of its leaders’ acceptance. El Salvador and Paraguay are grabbing attention in the world of Bitcoin Cryptocurrencies have gained widespread adoption in almost every country …
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Forget Bitcoin, These Altcoins Are Leading the Way in Merchant Adoption

Since its inception, one of the major goals of the cryptocurrency community has been the adoption of Bitcoin as a payment method for goods and services. As it stands now, consumers can use Bitcoin across a number of industries to purchase everything from real estate, to PCs, to pizza. However, Bitcoin’s high transaction costs, deflationary nature, and full transparency represent some of the shortcomings that prevent Bitcoin from seeing widespread merchant adoption. As …
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With Coinbase Topping iOS Chart, Is Public Adoption Underway?

With Bitcoin and altcoins exploding as a whole this entire year, and particularly in recent weeks, individuals from all backgrounds are beginning to take an interest in cryptocurrency. Every day, formerly hesitant individuals are making the transition into the world of crypto, as seen by Coinbase’s surge in usage. Since the historic downfall of Mt. Gox, Coinbase has emerged and established itself as the primary means of entering the cryptocurrency markets. Every day, thousands …
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Rapid Mainstream Adoption in Japan as Retailers and Merchants Integrate Bitcoin

Bic Camera, one of the largest electronics retailers in Japan with strong brand power across the country, has been accepting bitcoin as a payment method for months. Through its partnership with BitFlyer, the country’s largest bitcoin exchange, Bic Camera is continuing to accept bitcoin throughout its stores in Japan. The integration of bitcoin by Bic Camera led to a major increase in bitcoin adoption in Japan, South Korea, and China. Mainstream …
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