Tag Archives: Bitcoin adoption

Cambridge Study: ID-Verified Crypto Users More Than Doubled in 2018

The University of Cambridge Center for Alternative Finance says the number of verified cryptocurrency users has increased in 2018 despite the year-long bear market that has seen prices tumble more than 80 percent. Retail Cryptocurrency Adoption is on the Rise According to a study by the Cambridge Center for Alternative Finance, the number of verified cryptocurrency users has… Read More »

Global Bitcoin ATM Growth Continues – Now More than 4,000

Recent statistics by Coinatmradar reveal that Bitcoin ATMs globally have crossed the much touted 4,000 threshold. Bitcoin ATMs Surpass the 4,000 Mark According to Coinatmradar, the current number of Bitcoin ATMs globally is 4,060, a figure surpassing the 4,000 milestone. The number is a testament to the continuous growth of BTC ATMs worldwide, despite the current plunge in… Read More »

BTC/USD Price Analysis: Fundamentals Diverge From Price, Positive for Bitcoin Bulls

Fundamentals are extremely bullish and with regulators amending/formulating new laws, it’s clear that Bitcoin is here to stay. That could explain the increasing level of use, institutional interest and more funds for infrastructure development.Latest Bitcoin NewsThing is, poor policies can cause irreparable damage for an economy. Unfortunately, then ordinary citizens bore the full brunt but not anymore. Crypto… Read More »

Canada’s Leading Jewelry Brand Birks Group Now Accepts Bitcoin

Canada’s largest jewelry brand Birks Group will reportedly allow its users to pay for their products with Bitcoin as the company enters into a partnership with BitPay. Canada Sees Continuous Adoption Regardless of the recent declines in the cryptocurrency market, Bitcoin’s widespread adoption continues. In an official press release, Birks Group – Canada’s leading luxury fine jewelry brand,… Read More »

Lightning Network Grows By 200% As Bitcoin Defies Price Slump To Dominate The Market

The last few days have been messy for the crypto market, but it’s been a pretty rosy period for the Bitcoin Lightning Network. This development might contradict some people’s views that Bitcoin may be losing its momentum in the campaign for mass adoption. As a matter of fact, the current data based on the crypto’s performance on the… Read More »

Moscow Has 120,000 Residents Using Bitcoin, Yandex Survey Finds

Moscow has an estimated 1 percent or 120,000 people actively using cryptocurrency, according to a new survey from Yandex.  Moscow Has 120,000 Bitcoin Users? The survey was a joint project from the local Information Technology Department (DIT) and payments service Yandex.Money, which saw a modest sample of 1000 residents living in the Russian capital, whose population today is around… Read More »

Bitcoin Trading Volume reaches ATH in Chile, Colombia, Argentina, & Venezuela on LocalBitcoins

The world’s leading cryptocurrency is not enjoying price action or even daily trading volume but opposite to current trends Bitcoin trading volume has spiked in few countries and is at its ATH.  At the time of writing it trades at $6,303 while registering the 24-hours loss of 0.84 percent. With a market cap of $109 billion, BTC s… Read More »

Bitcoin ATMs About to Reach the 4,000 Milestone Worldwide

Current statistics reveal that Bitcoin ATMs around the globe are about to reach 4,000. Though not as widespread as mainstream ATMs, BTC ATMs seem to experience astronomical growth. In November, the number of such machines worldwide is expected to cross the 4,000 milestone. Bitcoin ATMs almost at 4,000 Over time, Bitcoin ATMs have become increasingly popular across the… Read More »

Bitcoin Adoption: Great Lake Science Centre US Museum Accepts Bitcoin Payment

Affecting from November 13, 2018, Museum fans in US can now pay via cryptocurrency using App on their phone. The Great Lakes Science Centre is the third museum in the US inaugurating Bitcoin payment method. Bitcoin and Altcoin acceptance has been the trend. Earlier, two American museums named, Museum of the Coastal Bend in Texas and St.Petersburg Museum… Read More »

Is Bitcoin Mining Causing Too Much Global Warming? The Debate Is HOT

While Bitcoin remains at the top of the charts as the most popular and largest cryptocurrency by market cap, a recent study by some scientists doesn’t paint it as exactly cool. The study argues that Bitcoin mining could actually cause global warming to increase by 2 degrees (2C). On the other hand, a group of other scientists don’t… Read More »