Bitcoin, growing in Value and Market steadily.

Consider the fact that Bitcoin just eight years ago was worth zero.  Fast forward a few years and the price currently trading over $1200.  An incredible growth in value.  Bitcoin has gone from being a white paper named Peer to Peer Electronic Cash which caught the fascination of the Techie community in November 2008 to being taken very seriously by Governments, Investors and Consumers as the value increased and continues this upward trend.   Historical Bitcoin prices below:-   The Cryptocurrency market has grown exponentially as new coins are introduced…

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Another UK Election – will this mean more Bitcoin Adoption?

Theresa May has called a snap general election for June 8, claiming that divisions at Westminster risked hampering the Brexit negotiations.  The Prime Minister will require the support of two-thirds of MPs to go to the country, with a vote scheduled in the Commons on Wednesday after the surprise announcement on Tuesday morning, 18 April 2017. The move stunned Westminster, as Mrs May and Number 10 have repeatedly insisted she would not seek a general election before the scheduled 2020 poll.  Read full article here – Theresa May announces snap general…

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Miserable Economies looking to Bitcoin

According to the Bloomberg Misery Index, which combines countries’ 2017 inflation and unemployment outlooks, Venezuela takes top place by along shot for the third year in a row, followed by South Africa.  Recent political instability in South Africa pushed them into second place.   Interesting to note that many of these countries listed below are showing high traded Bitcoin volume and adoption. Bitcoin is a natural hedge for failing local Fiat currencies.   Where does your country fit in… unless you are fortunate enough that your country did make this list!…

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Bitcoin News 17 April 2017

Bitcoin Today – the Bitcoin spiked today and jumped over the $1200 mark. Reason? Perhaps the market is reacting to Litecoin activating SegWit and many Bitcoin miners signaling SegWit too… this besides other bullish activities. Are we close to coming to the end of the scaling issue? We still have a way to go before the scaling debate has come to a conclusion.   Bitcoin headlines – Ukraine and BitFury launching first ‘full-scale’ blockchain eGovernment pilot; 10 UK RegTech startups to watch: meet the UK startups making regulation and compliance…

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If they can Steal your Photo’s they can get to your Bitcoins?

We hear about celebrities being compromised and their photo’s been hacked all too often these days – everyone deserves their privacy including you! Cybercrime is the biggest threat to our new Digital economy.  How can you maintain your privacy and keep yourself secure?       Full Story here      BitVault is the World’s first Blockchain phone – the most secure device on the market for Bitcoin transactions featuring 3IMS(Third Party Independent Multi-layer Security) enabling secure messaging, secure calling and much more. The biometric scanning makes your BitVault unique…

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Download your FREE Bit-Media app now!

The Digital Economy is evolving and impacting our lives daily – ensure you are kept updated and informed! Download the FREE Bit-Media app from the iOS and Google Play Store on to your smart phone today.    What can you expect on the Bit-Media app?   Live Bitcoin and top Altcoin prices and charts, the Blockchain explorer, News and Reviews, Bitcoin, Blockchain and Altcoin Education, FinTech, RegTech, Coin Exchange and much much more! Share with your family and friends, do not leave anyone behind. Click on the icons below and…

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Bitcoin News 11 April 2017

Bitcoin Today – the Bitcoin price is taking off! What can you expect with all this good news, growing interest and increasing adoption? Faith in Bitcoin remains despite the Block Size Debacle while Litecoin is aiming for a user activated soft fork which could be good news for Bitcoin’s scaling decision.   The price was over $1228 at time of recording… is the price going to push past the $1500 mark soon? Quite possible as Bitcoin is becoming very resilient. Total Market Cap of Digital Currencies Nears $30 Billion –…

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Is 2017 the year of RegTech?

What is RegTech?  By all accounts, RegTech is something to watch as 2017 has been touted as the “Year of Regulation”.   Regulation of Bitcoin Exchanges and Enterprises is being led by Japan and China with more countries following suit.    Bitcoin Regulation is also on on Swiss Government’s Fintech-Friendly Agenda.  This is a very positive move for Bitcoin’s growth in value which creates a bullish outlook for the future.   DEFINITION of RegTech – “A blend word of ‘regulatory technology’ that was created to address regulatory challenges in the financial…

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Bitcoin News 10 April 2017

Bitcoin Today – The Bitcoin price has moved passed $1200 and looking resilient as it continues its upward trend of late and tops 3 Week High. Other Bitcoin Headlines – Porsche Seeks Blockchain Companies for Startup Competition; DTCC Vice Chairman Calls for Single, Global Distributed Ledger; White Hacker Group to Claim $4.4 Million in Controversial DAO Refund; London Islamic Fintech Firm First to Gain UK Regulator Approval; Delaware General Assembly will soon consider amending the state’s corporate law so companies can use blockchain technology to better track stock owners; Blockchain…

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PRE-LAUNCH – Introducing the BitVault, The World’s First Blockchain Phone!

So, what is the BitVault? The BitVault is a secure communication device providing a range of blockchain services such as secure blockchain messaging, secure blockchain banking,  secure blockchain calling, secure blockchain document transfer, secure blockchain media vault as well as a secure blockchain developer platform. The device is a fully operational smartphone which is the world’s first blockchain telephone. For more information on the BitVault Click here: This is a developing story, more information to follow shortly… Please leave your comments below.   Download the Bit-Media app from the Google…

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