Tag: Wikileaks

WikiLeaks Calls for a Boycott of Coinbase After Losing Access to the Service

The relationship between Coinbase and WikiLeaks is deteriorating rather quickly. More specifically, Coinbase has blocked WikiLeaks from accepting Bitcoin payments through its store, although the real reason for that decision remains unclear. To retaliate, WikiLeaks has announced a “global blockade” of the payment processor, which will take place next week. WikiLeaks and Coinbase Situation Worsens A lot of people were surprised to find out that Coinbase has stopped processing Bitcoin payments for the …
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WikiLeaks Is Selling Aptly Themed CryptoKitties to Support Its Operations

WikiLeaks was one of the early cryptocurrency payment adopters to help put Bitcoin on the map. During a time of fundraising woes, the acceptance of Bitcoin has made a big impact for this site. The organization has now taken crypto donations a step further by embracing CryptoKitties. It’s a very interesting development, and it makes a lot of sense. WikiLeaks CryptoKitties are a Thing now Although the CryptoKitties project is still somewhat controversial right now, …
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WikiLeaks Notes a 50,000% ROI From Bitcoin Over Seven Years

Most people are all too aware of how WikiLeaks was “forced” to accept Bitcoin donations many years ago. Although this decision was somewhat controversial at the time, it turned out to have been one of the more solid decisions the group has made so far. In fact, the donations raised using Bitcoin since 2010 have yielded a 50,000% return to date. It’s been a rather fruitful endeavor, to say the …
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WikiLeaks Now Accepts ZCash Donations

WikiLeaks is now accepting ZCash donations. The organization still accepts Bitcoin donations as well. However, there have been requests from donors who prefer more privacy-oriented donation methods for this particular site. Given that, Zcash makes a lot of sense. This is an intriguing decision that will probably inflate the ZEC price for some time to come. A Proper Use Case for ZCash, Courtesy of WikiLeaks The story of WikiLeaks and cryptocurrency …
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