Dubai, the Bitcoin and Blockchain Destination!

Just imagine this…  “What if I could be incentivized to visit certain places and earn points?” Loyyal CEO Geg Simon asked. “Dubai is the fourth most visited city in the world but the experience could be gamified, points could be redeemed at places I want to go, regardless of where they were earned.” Dubai has been in the news lately after launching the Dubai Future Foundation, initiating the Smart City developments as well as setting up the GBC – Dubai’s Global Blockchain Council which is a public-private initiative between local businesses,…

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Bitcoin History we all need to know

Bitcoin, an open source computer program, digital asset and payment method disrupting our financial world, is making history everyday as consumer adoption, institutional investments and governments involvement is on the upward trend.  So here is the top 10 moments in the history of Bitcoin! In terms of Bitcoin’s future and very well put by Gavin Andresen, Lead Bitcoin Developer “You are missing the point of Bitcoin if you feel left out.  You can be as involved as you want to be, just go make something happen.  Find something you think…

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Investing in Bitcoin… the why and what to consider

So, you have heard about Bitcoin have you?  Great that you have, because Bitcoin is changing and disrupting our financial world and it is important to embrace the changes that are happening around us,  instead of waking up one day wondering what happened.  Be that guy or gal who does NOT get left behind…. here are a few top tips to consider:- Invest what you can afford – there is no sense in investing more than you can afford as this will stress you out and should anything happen to…

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Bitcoin News Review 26 May 2016

Breaking News: – After we recorded this week’s news review the news broke that the CFTC granted full registration to a Bitcoin swaps platform. As reported on Coindesk: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has granted formal registration to a trading platform that was an early entrant in the market for bitcoin financial derivatives. TeraExchange, a swaps execution facility based in New Jersey, had been previously operating under a temporary registration order, and today’s announcement formally recognizes this designation. The CFTC said it would regulate bitcoin as a commodity in September of last…

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“Bitcoin and Financial abundance”

The discussion today is all about how you can claim financial abundance and the halving of the Bitcoin creation which takes place in July 2016. Will the Bitcoin Miners profitability be affected; what about security of the network… and of course, what will happen to the Bitcoin price? An exciting time ahead for Bitcoin believers and enthusiasts!  Watch the countdown live!  http://www.bitcoinblockhalf.com/ Subscribe to our YouTube channel for our previous recordings of Women in Bitcoin https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCE1Y1LP64040veaEbdIYKYw Connect with us on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/groups/BitcoinBirds/ What are you predicting for the halving of Bitcoin creation? …

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BITCOIN, acceptance increasing as digital GOLD!

“Bitcoin is gaining traction with modern-day gold bugs who question the stability of paper currencies or worry about protecting their savings during the next financial crisis” Gold has always been seen as a safe haven for investors concerned about global economies and the monetary system.  Now there is another alternative… a global decentralized digital cryptocurrency without borders, a new safe haven, Bitcoin.     The gold market is massive compared the Bitcoin market, a fact because Gold has stood the test of time since 550BC and Bitcoin just begun in…

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Is Bitcoin the Black Swan we have been waiting for?

In the midst of the banking system crash, on Halloween of 2008, London’s BBS news website summarized the events on their website frozen in history. The headline read “Recession Fears Grip the United States”. Sometime that night, in a lonely badly lit basement room, a computer was hosting an obscure website dedicated to the tiny population of paranoid cryptologists. Silently and almost inconsequentially, a new message blinked into existence on a newsgroup forum. It contained a simple and plainly worded message from someone previously unknown.   The seemingly insignificant post title might have…

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Thank you Blockchain… no more dust!

Ever walked into an archive room filled with old files, CD Rom’s, floppy discs and tapes in boxes galore? Remember that dust smell? If you ever needed any information from the archive room, remember how long it took to retrieve besides the fact that old data is often lost or the archaic ways of storage have become hard to read or even decayed.   Clearly the world needs a solution to this! Open the door to the Blockchain, the future of archiving and storage of important data. Anything from births,…

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Bitcoin Jesus starts Bitcoin Casino

Roger Ver, widely known as the Bitcoin “Jesus” announced that he launched a Bitcoin casino on his website  Bitcoin.com. The site will be powered by SoftSwiss Casino Software,  bringing  high stakes games online to the cryptocurrency community. Both teams are calling the collaboration a “white label partnership,” and believe that each party will benefit greatly. Both Bitcoin.com and SoftSwiss aim to raise Bitcoin awareness and spread adoption worldwide. Ivan Montik, CEO of SoftSwiss, is thrilled with the partnership, stating: “Launching the Bitcoin.com casino is a huge recognition of SoftSwiss and…

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Blockchain Halving… the countdown!

In July this year, the blockchain will be halved. This means that the reward for bitcoin mining will go from 25 to 12,5 bitcoin every 10 minutes. What impact will this have on Bitcoin pricing? Will the decrease in reward still be profitable the miners? Will supply meet demand? Many questions… Bitcoin has a finite supply and will not exceed 21 000 000, this makes Bitcoin deflationary and very attractive to the investor. We also know that generally more demand increases the price however, looking back in history at the…

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