Bitcoin Studies- Coming to a University Near You?

Is Bitcoin (BTC) teachable? As Satoshi Nakamoto once commented on Bitcointalk, “If you don’t believe me or don’t get it, I don’t have time to try to convince you, sorry.” Universities Already Hold Courses on Blockchain In 2019, multiple blockchain or BTC courses already exist – so why not an entire undergraduate program dedicated to […]

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Bitcoin (BTC) is a Superior Currency That Frees People: Tim Draper

Bitcoin (BTC) is a superior currency that frees people, commented venture capitalist Tim Draper in an interview with The Bitcoin of Crypto Street. BTC frees people and is a cheaper and frictionless way to send funds globally. BTC: Not Tied to Government or Geography Draper previewed various forms of currencies in the history of the […]

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Coincheck Rolls Out Bitcoin (BTC) Payment for Gas

Tokyo-based crypto exchange Coincheck has launched a program that will allow users to pay for gas using bitcoin (BTC). Coincheck Debuts Bitcoin Rebate Promo The Japanese crypto trading giant announced the move in a press statement issued on Friday (October 4, 2019). The program is a result of a partnership between Coincheck and a couple […]

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Congressional Candidate Wants To Make America Great (At Crypto) Again

Stanford engineer, Agatha Bacelar, has thrown her hat into the ring in the US Democratic congressional primaries. Running on a pro-crypto ticket, Bacelar is up against senior democrat, Nancy Pelosi, in California’s 12th congressional district. Naturally, she is accepting campaign donations in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Put A Crypto Advocate In Congress Although not currently listed amongst the […]

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Catching Up With The Bitcoin Family’s ‘Sharing Is Caring’ Tour

Do you ever wonder what happened to that Dutch family who sold all its possessions for bitcoin two years ago? Spanish language website, DiarioBitcoin recently caught up with the ‘Bitcoin Family’ for an interview. And the first big change would seem to be the family’s nationality… to German. You Say Potato, We Say Bitcoin Easy […]

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Deloitte Tests Bitcoin (BTC) Payments for Staff

Deloitte is offering Bitcoin (BTC) payments to its staff as a test for adoption, reported the Luxembourg Times. Bitcoin payments may be returning as BTC now carries more transactions for lowered fees. BTC Once Again Attractive for Payments Deloitte has launched limited BitPay options for its employees. BTC payments were available back in 2017 in […]

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How Much Do People Actually Know About Bitcoin Around the World?

Bull runs, futures, institutions, Bakkt; Bitcoin is gaining ground like never before. But how much do everyday people know about Bitcoin around the world? Knowledge About Bitcoin Around the World This summer, I took some time out. My travels led me to a few of the world’s most progressive Bitcoin countries, excluding Malta and Switzerland. […]

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Japan ‘Hopes’ To Be The Global Leader In Bitcoin Adoption

FINSUM 2019 kicked off today, at the Japanese capital of Tokyo. Organized by the NIKKEI INC, and Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA), the 3-day event is going to be a mega ‘fintech, blockchain, crypto and the future of finance’ bonanza. Yes, you read that right!  Japan’s Financial Services Agency Loves Bitcoin and Lightning Network Bitcoin […]

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Bitcoin Price Inaction, India Ban, and Sanction Busting –

The United Kingdom gained a new Prime Minister this week, voted for by Conservative party members. But will Boris be bad for Bitcoin? Or perhaps cause prices to rise? Maybe Boris isn’t the answer to all our questions and we should be looking elsewhere… like the rest of the weeks news, for instance. Bitcoin Price: Down But […]

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Fed Chairman Powell: Bitcoin Is A Store of Value Like Gold

Cryptocurrencies took the center stage again during Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s second day of testimony before the U.S. Senate. Today, lawmakers expressed their concerns about the threat that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies pose to the financial system, including the possible challenge of bitcoin replacing the U.S. dollar as the world reserve currency. Powell: The […]

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