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Federal Reserve Boardroom Broadcasted Its First Bitcoin Transaction No Comments

Hardly anyone ever expected to use the terms Federal Reserve and Bitcoin in the same sentence in a positive manner. As it turns out, the Fed has been quite open to Bitcoin and blockchain as of late, but there is still a lot of work to be done. On the first of June 2016, there was a fintech conference for central bankers at the Federal Reserve premises. With roughly 100 attendees from the centra...


Sony Embraces Bitcoin Technology To Revamp Education System No Comments

The blockchain can be used to suit various needs, and companies like Sony are exploring how it can benefit some of their own internal projects. By using distributed ledger technology for the open sharing of progress records and academic proficiency, the way we think about education might be coming to a change very soon. Sony Global Education has a clear direction they want to go in, and the abilit...


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London – A Progression from FinTech to EdTech No Comments

Bitcoin as a successful digital currency so far has made headway into the FinTech sector. We already know about various instances where Bitcoin and blockchain technology has successfully provided alternative financial services to the unbanked population in both developed and developing countries alike. Many bitcoin remittance service startups have been successful in places like Philippines, Kenya,...


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The Opening of Houston Bitcoin Embassy No Comments

Whenever we have any sort of tech related problem, we usually remember the name Houston. Fortunately, there is a new place in Houston, Texas provided by Cryptospaces that is jointly powered by FinalHash, a renowned Bitcoin consulting company. Situated at 6907 Almeda RD., this newly established Houston Bitcoin Embassy could be regarded as a joint-working place that is completely dedicated to tech ...


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XBTeller Launching Bitcoin ATM and Educational Kiosks in Colorado 1 Comment

There's a new bitcoin-related start-up in Colorado, and they're hoping to start a bitcoin ATM network in America's 38th state, beginning with a location in Aurora, a Tuesday announcement stated. The idea: allow residents of Colorado to easily get bitcoin through the intuitive interface available on the Lamassu units XBTeller is making use of. And if they were just curious about digital currency, ...


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Coinsetter Execs Active in Educating Professional Industry Groups on Bitcoin No Comments

There are the type of executive teams that remain reclusive (looking at you, BTC-e), and those out and about actively furthering the cause of digital currency in today's technology-obsessed world. Take the Coinsetter executive team, for example. In a blog post today, the New York City-based bitcoin exchange announced that two company executives would be speaking at industry conferences this month...


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Get Your Education On: Treehouse Now Accepts Bitcoin For Coding Courses No Comments

So you're into software, but you know nothing about coding? Worry not, because announced today, Team Treehouse says they're accepting bitcoin for their interactive coding courses in HTML, CSS, iPhone app programming, and more. The company writes on their blog: As one of the fastest growing payment methods, Bitcoin will give more people across the world the opportunity to learn with Treehouse. Our...


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