What is Dash?

Dash is a new cryptocurrency making the headlines due to excellent traded volume and upward price movement. If you are a cryptocurrency lover, why not check out Dash – watch this short explainer video to learn more.   Exchange Bitcoin and Altcoins for Dash or vice versa!  Click on the image below:- Exchange Bitcoin and all major Altcoins here! 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…

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What is Bitcoin Unlimited?

You have no doubt heard that there is a big debate going on in the Bitcoin world. There are two differing opinions on how to make sure Bitcoin can scale to meet the continuing increase in transaction volume and Bitcoin adoption. The are Bitcoin Unlimited and Segregated Witness from Bitcoin Core team. Watch this short explainer video to find out what Bitcoin Unlimited is. Should you wish to follow the story in more depth, here are a few articles to read. Bitcoin, to scale or not to scale The Big…

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Bitcoin Price Crashes below $1000

BREAKING BITCOIN NEWS TODAY – The Bitcoin price crashes below $1000 in response to the bitter argument between Bitcoin Core and Bitcoin Unlimted. Also, major exchanges added fuel to the fire by confirming that they will list both BTC and BTU – does the market believe there will be a hard fork?  Add your opinion to the comments below. Here are a few links to get yourself up to date on this issue:- Bitcoin, To Scale or not to Scale The Big Bitcoin Debate – SegWit vs Bitcoin Unlimited No…

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No Bitcoin Hard Fork Please!

Vinny Lingham, CEO of Civic and Angel Investor, is speaking out about support for a contentious Hard Fork which creates another Bitcoin.  According to Lingham, we need to convince miners and the Bitcoin community not to consider doing a Bitcoin Unlimited Hard Fork. Discussion points from the article:- Exchanges confirmed they would list BTU (Bitcoin Unlimited) as an altcoin should there be a Hard Fork Bitcoin’s greatest Asset is its brand awareness – the strongest brand in crypto space Bitcoin Unlimited will just become an altcoin if it does not…

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Bitcoin News 13 March 2017

Bitcoin today – The Bitcoin price recovered like a champion during the past weekend after the news that the SEC did not approve the Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF, proving that Bitcoin is resilient and not affected one event but rather the strong fundamentals – Bitcoin rocks! And, let us not forget the Altcoins… Ethereum steamed past a market cap of $2 bln and a price of $28 plus. Dash is another Altcoin to watch closely. Kudos to digital currency! Bitcoin Headlines:- Altcoins Make a Comeback in Wake of Bitcoin ETF Decision;…

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FinTech Booming, Talent Scarce

The term “FinTech” is a new term to describe the merging of finance and technology to form innovative solutions in financial services. FinTech has changed our relationship and interaction with financial services completely as well as accessibility via mobile technology.  As a result, the FinTech industry is booming and jobs are not being filled due to lack of talent – a big gap in the market. “The FinTech sector is one of our fastest growing sectors, adding more than £6.6 billion into the UK’s economy and attracting more than £500…

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Bitcoin Loving Liberland!

The Free Republic of Liberland – founded on 13th April 2015 complete with a new flag, a national anthem and a provisional government… plus a self-proclaimed President who is a Czech politician named Vít Jedlička, a libertarian who advocates liberty, freedom of control and will.  As stated by the Liberland President Vít Jedlička “Bitcoin is truly the base of our economy” What is now Liberland, originally was no man’s land between Croatia and Serbia –  7 sq kilometers of no taxes and hence, no government services.  The infrastructure of Liberland is based on blockchain and…

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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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Bitcoin Adoption in Dubai

Dubai, known for the tallest building, man made structure and free standing structure – Burj Khalifa, the world’s only 7-star hotel – Burj Al Arab, and the second-largest yacht in the world “Dubai” which is owned by the sheikh. Dubai is going full steam ahead to position themselves as a Blockchain hub and centre of FinTech innovation starting with the launch of Dubai Smart City early in 2014.   “When Dubai does things, we tend to do it right.  It is true that we want to do it first, but we…

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Bitcoin Mobile Banking and the Unbanked

According to the World Economic Forum, over 2 billion people worldwide are unbanked. Financial inclusion is vital in the eradication of poverty and upliftment of communities.  Moving away from cash in developing countries can significantly drive financial inclusion and acceptance of digital vs physical cash as we recently witnessed in India. Read more about The Digital Explosion in India. Mobile internet access, banking and smart phones are changing the game for the poor as Melinda Gates states in this video below:- Mobile phone ownership in Sub-Saharan Africa is soaring in countries…

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