Bitcoin News for the week of 6/27/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. We’re proud to say that this week Blockchain was recognized as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum. Blockchain CEO Peter Smith also had the opportunity to sit down with major news outlets to shed some light on bitcoin and the post-Brexit scenario. There was also news this week about the Winklevoss ETF, and in China a new law was proposed to help protect user digital assets, including bitcoin. Read all this news and more, in our weekly recap.

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Bitcoin News for the week of 6/20/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. This week we learned that the inventor of Skype has been studying ways in which blockchain technology can solve significant world issues. Also, Blockchain co-founder Nicolas Cary was featured as a guest author on the OECD Insights blog, where he wrote a significant article about finance in the digital age. We also had some ups and downs with the bitcoin price, which elaborate on below. Read about all this news and more, in our weekly recap.

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The Ultimate List on Spending Your Bitcoin in Kiev, Ukraine

With all due respect to everywhere else on the planet, Kiev is the eighth most populous city in Europe and home to many high-tech industries, higher education institutions and world-famous historical landmarks.  This week marks FinTech Week Ukraine and our first sponsorship in a Ukraine-based event!  With the help of our dedicated and diligent ambassadors, we are participating in the Blockchain Conference (5/20) followed by FinTech Hackathon (5/21-22).  That is why we’ve compiled the ultimate guide to Bitcoin-friendly Kiev – a comprehensive list of businesses who have decided to be totally brilliant (accept bitcoin, that is!).

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Bitcoin News for the week of 2/22/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. This week, our CEO Peter Smith and Security Engineer Kristov Atlas wrote a brief history on bitcoin forks and the importance of software consensus. Reaching a consensus on the Bitcoin network block size will no doubt continue to be a rising conversation piece for the community. Other topics this week include Bitcoin.com’s new bitcoin billboard that went up in Silicon Valley, and further exploration of blockchain technology. Get all this news and more in this week’s Blockchain recap.

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Bitcoin News for the week of 2/15/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. We had the opportunity to attend a couple of bitcoin events recently, plus our Co-Founder and CEO were featured as part of the 100 coolest people in the UK tech scene from Business Insider. We have also seen some big name tech companies make headlines as they are moving data to the blockchain, and the UN released a report saying that bitcoin and blockchain tech has potentially empowering use cases.

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Bitcoin News for the week of 2/8/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. This week we had the chance to see first hand what the White House thinks about bitcoin, and Blockchain Co-Founder Nic Cary was a guest speaker at the World Government Summit in Dubai. There are new developments and updates in bitcoin, plus we have some bitcoin protips to share, all in this week’s Blockchain recap.

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Bitcoin News for the week of 2/1/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. This was an exciting week for us here at Blockchain, as we released a major update to our wallet that will help make bitcoin accessible and easier to use for everyone. Also this week, we saw a lot of great information on new changes coming down the road in bitcoin, from technical innovations all the way to new investments and capital. Get all this news and more, in this week’s Blockchain recap.

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Bitcoin News for the week of 1/25/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. It’s been another exciting week in bitcoin! This week CoinDesk released their annual State of Bitcoin report, which has some valuable insights into bitcoin and blockchain that we touch on below. We also saw some work toward boosting bitcoin in different ways, and merchant and user adoption shows no signs of slowing, as unique use-cases for bitcoin are ongoing in various regions of the world.

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Bitcoin News for the week of 1/18/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. We have a special treat this week, as Blockchain co-founder Nic Cary was featured by Ukraine’s largest private bank for a live interview, where he discusses bitcoin and blockchain tech. In other big news, China announced that they want to create their own bitcoin-like digital currency, and yes, bitcoin is still alive and chugging. Read all this news and more, in this week’s Blockchain recap.

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Bitcoin News for the week of 1/11/16

Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. We started the week off right with exciting news from CoinDesk, PayPal, and even some encouraging words from Netflix. Trends continue to show bitcoin adoption worldwide and that bitcoin and blockchain tech are being used by people whom you may least expect. In other news, global markets were down this week including bitcoin, which hopefully should rebound in due time. Read all about this news and more, in our weekly Blockchain recap.

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