Monthly archive for June 2014

SPDR Woman Works To Add Bitcoin ETF To Her Triumphs

SPDR Woman Works To Add Bitcoin ETF To Her Triumphs

24 June 2014 / NASDAQ – Kathleen Moriarty knows a thing or two about ETFs, and then some. A securities attorney with Katten Muchin Rosenman in Manhattan, she helped launch SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) in 1993 and, thereby, what is now a $1.7 trillion industry

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Bitcoin does more than pay for pizza

Bitcoin does more than pay for pizza

24 June 2014 / Telegraph – I can clearly remember the first time I used a ZX Spectrum, the first mass-marketed home computer. After learning a bit of basic programming, I was left wondering: what’s the point? I felt something similar the other evening after paying for

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California lawmakers pass bill to update currency law, aid Bitcoin users

California lawmakers pass bill to update currency law, aid Bitcoin users

24 June 2014 / Reuters – California lawmakers on Monday approved a measure making it easier to use alternative currencies including Bitcoin, even as the failed Tokyo based bitcoin exchange, Mt Gox, moved forward into bankruptcy protection. The bill would repeal what backers said was an outdated

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‘Bitcoin Isle’ might be next on Jersey’s docket

'Bitcoin Isle' might be next on Jersey's docket

23 June 2014 / CNet – Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that has caused its fair share of headaches and riches for people across the globe, might soon have a friendly place to call home. The Bailiwick of Jersey, an island just off the coast of Normandy, France, wants

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Bitcoins for Barrow: Non-profit accepts digital currency

Bitcoins for Barrow: Non-profit accepts digital currency

22 June 2014 / AZ Central – For years, charities and other non-profits have been more than willing to accept common stock, real estate and other assets besides cash. Now some have started to accept bitcoins. The Barrow Neurological Foundation in May received a five-figure donation of

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Bitcoin threatens payments sector

Bitcoin threatens payments sector

21 June 2014 / Biz Journal – For the payments industry, bitcoin is a major threat because it could remove credit card processing outfit’s middleman fees. But it’s not so far-fetched to imagine those same threatened companies getting in on the game by buying bitcoin startups. Digital

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Piper – World`s Most Secure Bitcoin Wallet From Paper

Piper - World`s Most Secure Bitcoin Wallet From Paper

21 June 2014 / Tech Cinema – Indeed Bitcoins help people to make online transactions easier without any limitation. In a case you are new on this, your Bitcoins will be stored at a particular address on the internet, and if you want to spend them or

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eGifter Now Accepts Bitcoin

eGifter Now Accepts Bitcoin

20 June 2014 / Coinbase Blog – Today we’re excited to highlight results from our partnership with eGifter, a social gifting company that enables users to buy e-gift cards for their friends, family, or even for themselves. With more than two hundred top brands available including, Amazon, Gap

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‘Mobile money, Bitcoin driving down African remittance costs’

‘Mobile money, Bitcoin driving down African remittance costs’

20 June 2014 – ITWeb Africa – Mobile money and digital currencies are being used to boost remittances into Africa and drive down the cost of sending money to the continent, experts said on Wednesday. Speakers at the Mondato Summit Africa in Johannesburg on Wednesday said remittances

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Understanding Bitcoin’s True Potential

Understanding Bitcoin’s True Potential

19 Jun 2014 / Heartland Blog – Bitcoin has seen remarkable success over the past year. More and more people have been using it, and more and more businesses have become willing to accept it as a payment method. As the first widespread cryptocurrency, many people in

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