Whilst many will put 2015 down as the year of hype for Bitcoin, this infograph shows that the predictions for the cryptocurrency are still grand.
Coinbase has announced its intention to roll out its first bitcoin debit card in the US, in an effort to encourage mainstream adoption of the cryptocurrency on the high street. The Shift Card is a Visa debit card that currently allows Coinbase users in twenty-four states in the US to spend bitcoin online and offline at [...]
Although Bitcoin is undoubtedly the most popular cryptocurrency, it is by no means the only one. In fact, the cryptocurrency arena is so rife that the other digital currencies have... more
Although Bitcoin is undoubtedly the most popular cryptocurrency, it is by no means the only one. In fact, the cryptocurrency arena is so rife that the other digital currencies have their own name – Altcoins. The name, unsurprisingly, is derived from ‘Bitcoin alternative’ and therefore can be used to describe any cryptocurrency that is not [...]
The US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) has published a patent filed by US financial services giant Bank of America that seeks to protect a system for wire transfers using cryptocurrency technology. The patent, filed on 17th March, 2014, and published 17th September, seeks to protect a system by which electronic funds could be sent [...]