Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Must Read list

One of the most important things to do when you get involved in the new digital economy is to educate yourself. There are many informative documents published to help you get up to speed and informed. Start with one of the most important documents that started the Bitcoin Revolution and is changing the World, Bitcoin – Peer to Peer Electronic Cash.     Here are two of the latest documents on the “Must Read” list… click on the links below and feed your mind!   How blockchain technology could change our…

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Benchmarking Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

Academia is showing much interest in the new Digital Economy and of course, Bitcoin and alternate cryptocurrency. Bitcoin’s value growth and the interest in blockchain technology has increased exponentially as more governments, central banks, commercial banks, corporations, investors and consumers embrace the Internet of Money and innovative technology. Recently a 2017 report was released by the Cambridge University’s Centre of Alternative Finance – GLOBAL CRYPTOCURRENCY BENCHMARKING STUDY by Dr Garrick Hileman & Michel Rauchs. “This is the frst study to systematcally investgate key cryptocurrency industry sectors by collectng empirical, non-public data….

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Japan, a Good News Bitcoin Story

All eyes on Japan as they move very swiftly and efficiently into Bitcoin adoption by Government, Enterprises, Consumers and no doubt, Investors with regulation in place. Japan’s Bitcoin Law went into effect on 1 April 2017.  “The country’s legislature passed a law, following months of debate, that brought bitcoin exchanges under anti-money laundering/know-your-customer rules, while also categorizing bitcoin as a kind of prepaid payment instrument.” Read Japan’s Financial Services Agency announcement and relevant documents regarding the law that went into effect on 1st April 2017 which put in place capital requirements for…

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What is Litecoin?

Litecoin is an altcoin that was based on Bitcoin and released in 2011. The price and market cap is trending upward – learn more about Litecoin by watching this short explainer video. Download the Bit-Media app from the Google Play store here, it is FREE. The app will be available from the Apple iStore shortly. 25% discount when you purchase Cryptopay debit card – CLICK HERE Get a FREE BITCOIN EDUCATION and keep abreast of the news by following Bit-Media Blog, Bit-Media Facebook page and the Bit-Media YouTube Channel  Embrace the new…

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How to stay updated on Bitcoin and the Digital Economy!

The Digital Economy is taking the world by storm as digital currencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum make headlines around the world.  FinTech is booming as the interface between the consumer and financial services is evolving.  In this dynamic new economy it is vital to stay on top of the news and reviews while educating yourself, your family and friends. Bit-Media is on a mission to inform and educate as many people as possible on the digital economy and is now available in an app for your phone! Download here…

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How to start with Bitcoin right now!

You are reading this because someone has told you about the Power of Bitcoin and you are intrigued to know more from an independent source… right?   So what is the first step to take? First and foremost is to educate yourself so that you can make informed decisions. We have put together a series of Frequently Asked Questions and the answers are all in short explainer videos – 1 to 2 minutes and the great thing is that you can watch them over and over until you understand and…

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Getting started with Bitcoin

So, you have just heard about Bitcoin either from a friend, a Facebook post of from mainstream media discussing the high bitcoin price growth compared to other currencies, amongst other topics.  How can you get involved with Bitcoin, the Internet of Money? First and foremost, is to educate yourself on what Bitcoin is and how you can move swiftly and confidently into the new digital economy. There is a global “war on cash” underway as countries opt towards digital. Be ready. Be informed. Take action. Often people are introduced to…

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Bitcoin Statistics for 2016

Bitcoin has had an incredible year of growth in value!  Here are some interesting statistics:- The Bitcoin price has appreciated by 20 607% in the last 5 years! If you had bought Bitcoin with USD on 1 January 2016 and just held your bitcoin safely, you would have enjoyed a Bitcoin price and value growth of 168%. 2016 was the year of the Blockchain with loads of hype, interest and collaboration by Countries, Central Banks, Large corporations across various industries. Come on Ladies… show some interest!  Bitcoin can change your…

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I should have bought more Bitcoin!

When to buy Bitcoin… I should have bought more Bitcoin! The Bitcoin price is moving on up as consumer, investor and institutional adoption is on the rise. Demonetization has started as countries are move into the new digital economy. Did you miss out on buying Bitcoin when is cost just $1? Don’t worry… you have not lost out. Today’s Bitcoin price will be considered CHEAP in a few years time. Buy Bitcoin now… Bitcoin does not sleep! Get a FREE BITCOIN EDUCATION and keep abreast of the news by following Bit-Media…

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Bitcoin Destinations – Arnhem Bitcoin City, The Netherlands

Bitcoin Destinations showcases the friendliest Bitcoin City in the World, Arnhem which is located in The Netherlands. From their website ” “Arnhem Bitcoinstad” (‘Bitcoin City’) as they call it, came into existence when three Bitcoin enthusiasts decided they wanted to be able to spend bitcoins in their own town. They went on a mission to convince local bars and restaurant owners to accept bitcoin payments. At the opening at May 28th 2014, 15 places accepted bitcoins. Since then, more and more shop owners joined them so you can buy a…

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