Venezuelans Turn to Selling In-Game Gold for Bitcoin

According to multiple reports, Venezuelan citizens suffering from the country’s horrible economy are now playing massive multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) to collect in-game items and sell them for bitcoin. Also read: Jamie Dimon’s Bitcoin Statements Reported as Market Abuse in Sweden Venezuelan ‘Gold Farmers’ Are Selling Runescape Items for Bitcoin Runescape in-game gold is being[…]

Bitso Exchange Raises Cryptocurrencies for Mexican Earthquake Victims

The Mexican bitcoin exchange Bitso has announced they are soliciting donations for victims of the 7.1 magnitude earthquake that took place on September 19. The trading platform was previously raising funds for the devastating quake that took place on September 7. Also read: Bitcoin Software Wars: Discussions Heat Up as November Hard Fork Approaches The Mexican[…]

PR: Rocket ICO Soft Cap Reached

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PR: Ethbet’s Crowdsale Sells 70% Of All Tokens During Its First Day

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China May Try to Block All Bitcoin Transactions in the Country

The Chinese authorities may be moving toward a broad clampdown on Bitcoin, including peer-to-peer (P2P) exchanges and over-the-counter (OTC) trading platforms. Using the Great Firewall to block IP addresses, access to foreign bitcoin exchanges could be blocked and the Bitcoin transaction network could be disrupted within the country. Bitcoin miners are also worried that their[…]

PR: Propy ends token sale with $16 Million raise and a new hire from MIT

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South Africa’s Second Largest Supermarket Chain Pick n Pay Trials Bitcoin Payments

A major supermarket chain in South Africa, Pick n Pay, has started a trial to accept bitcoin payments in-store at its head office location. A payment technology company named Electrum provides the payments platform, with bitcoin exchange Luno providing the Bitcoin payment infrastructure. Also read: Five Leading Russian Universities Start Offering Cryptocurrency Courses Pick n Pay[…]