Tag: bitcoin adoption

Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Endures a $300 Jump

Bitcoin’s price is enjoying a healthy, $300 spike. After yesterday’s price of $6,600, bitcoin is now trading at a solid $6,900. One reason for the jump may stem from new details regarding India’s stance on cryptocurrencies. Over the past few days, several sources have reported that India was entertaining a permanent ban on bitcoin and other digital currencies so it could focus on creating a national cryptocurrency for users to …
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What’s Holding Up the Global Adoption of Bitcoin?

Ever since Bitcoin was released as open-source software in 2009, it’s been held up as being the revolutionary cryptocurrency that’s going to overthrow the tyranny of big banks, multinational corporations, and government institutions. But whilst March 2017 was a landmark month for the cryptocurrency as it was the first time that a single Bitcoin became more valuable than an ounce of gold, it is still viewed with suspicion by many individuals …
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European Interest in Contactless Payments Creates Bitcoin Adoption Opportunities

Customers all over the world are looking to gain access to more convenient payment methods for everyday purchases. Cash transactions prove to be quite a hassle at times, and consumers want to spend as little tile as possible on making payments. Contactless payments are an answer to this solution, and this form of payment is gaining a lot of momentum across all of Europe. In the long run, this could …
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Is Pypestream The Social Messaging App To Boost Bitcoin Adoption?

Having a direct line of communication between consumers and their favorite business can be beneficial to shape the financial landscape of the future. Even though social networks such as Twitter and Facebook were conceived to achieve that goal, it hasn’t worked out according to plan just yet. Pypestream, a fairly new startup, may have cracked the code to this problem. But can this platform be used to foster widespread Bitcoin …
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