Category: Adoption & community

14 May

Samourai and goTenna Enable Bitcoin Transactions Without Internet Access

Source: Bitcoin Magazine Samourai and goTenna Enable Bitcoin Transactions Without Internet Access Samourai Wallet is collaborating with goTenna, a Brooklyn-based company specializing in off-grid communications, to produce txTenna, an Android app that combines mesh networking with Bitcoin transactions. The app will allow users to pair their phones with goTenna’s portable antennas in order to broadcast […]
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Overstock Ups Investment in Bitt, Furthering Digital Currency Issuance by Central Banks

Source: Bitcoin Magazine Overstock Ups Investment in Bitt, Furthering Digital Currency Issuance by Central Banks Today, Overstock’s Medici Ventures doubled down on its investment in the realm of digital currency for central banks. The additional $3 million dollar investment in  Caribbean blockchain-based digital payment provider Bitt.com signals a reaffirmation of Overstock and Medici’s belief in […]
6 Mar

"Cryptocurrency," "Blockchain" and "ICO" Make Their Merriam-Webster Dictionary Debut

Source: Bitcoin Magazine "Cryptocurrency," "Blockchain" and "ICO" Make Their Merriam-Webster Dictionary Debut Anyone needing an established definition for “cryptocurrency,” “blockchain” or “ICO” now has a trusted resource: the Merriam-Webster Dictionary. On March 5, 2018, Merriam-Webster announced the addition of 850 new words, phrases and new meanings for existing words to merriam-webster.com and to the Merriam-Webster’s […]
1 Mar

Op Ed: Lobbying Efforts Promote the Blockchain Industry Around the World

Source: Bitcoin Magazine Well-known crypto companies such as Coinbase, eToro, CryptoCompare, CEX.IO, BlockEx, CoinShares and CommerceBlock have recently announced the creation of CryptoUK. As stated on their official website, CryptoUK is a self-regulatory trade association established to promote higher standards of conduct. But why should these obvious competitors and big players unite? And is this […]