Bloomberg News Megan Hughes reports on the possibility of a Bitcoin exchange joining the financial services offered by the United States Postal Service on Bloomberg Televisions In The Loop.
A Brooklyn native has taken the preliminary steps towards getting New York City its first Bitcoin ATM.
The New York Post reported over the weekend that 30-year-old William Ling of Brooklyn has managed to get his hands on one of the new high-tech automated teller machines, and he hopes to soon install it inside Read More
This article aims to provide the basics to gambling with Bitcoins on the internet as well as tips to make your experience more fun and safe. It’s important to understand that with online services there is always some risk involved. That is way you should always try to use reputable online gaming sites with good support and track record. Only deposit a portion of your total balance that you are willing to lose and gamble responsibly.
Is Online Gambling Safe?
Online gambling with Bitcoins is quickly becoming the preferred method for professional and recreational gamblers for good reason. Many online casinos utilize a “provably-fair” system which can be verified by the user to ensure fair play. Also, the seed numbers which provide the calculations for bets can be changed for assurance but not necessary. There’s another neat feature that offers even more security called two-factor authentication that will prevent un-authorized access without the second key. Read More
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With so many alternate cryptocurrencies available to choose from, a question that you may ask is, “Why should I use Bitcoin?”
In my opinion, the answer to this question is obvious.
#1 It is the original cryptocurrency
The Bitcoin whitepaper was first published in 2008 by an pseudonymous developer named Satoshi Nakamoto. The idea of digital cash was not new at the time, but the idea of the blockchain was groundbreaking. Previously, there were no viable solutions to having a ledger of transactions that could not be modified easily. Thanks to the concept of mining, transactions could be confirmed, reducing the risk of an attack. Bitcoin became the first true currency that relied on cryptography.