Bitcoin News Review – 22 September 2017

The Bitcoin News Review… and the week that was! We see many Innovation projects initiated months ago which are now like the rubber hitting the road. So it is all systems go! Excitement is building as more of these projects are being trialed and gaining traction.       This week we see a US Judge ruling that Bitcoin is money: the US congress passing a bill promoting digital currencies and the blockchain; Winklevoss bitcoin exchange Gemini launching daily auctions; Singapore testing B2B blockchain contracts; State Street tests blockchain investment…

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Bitcoin adoption in Brazil

Bitcoin adoption in Brazil… watch this video and you too will see that Bitcoin is set to EXPLODE in Brazil! Let’s set the scene and learn more about Brazil – the country was named after the Brazilwood tree which was used primarily for it’s red dye but now mainly for cabinet work and for making violin bows. Interesting to note that International trade for Brazilwood is now regulated. Brazil has a population of 210 million people with 84% living in urban areas – Brazil ranks 5th in the world in…

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Bitcoin News Review 15 September 2016

Another jam packed week for Bitcoin and Blockchain! From taking a look at a bitcoin mine in Tibet to the blockchain potentially saving the reinsurance industry $10 billion and Goldman Sachs pushing for foreign exchange on the blockchain. The Bank of England remains focused and their accelerator programs is driving blockchain research and development. Circle brings blockchain payments to iMessage; Apple approves 3 more cryptocurrencies to the iOS app store; Straits financial accepts bitcoin payments for US Futures; Italy wants to treat bitcoin as currency and tax it; Russia bans…

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Bitcoin adoption in The Netherlands

Bitcoin adoption booming in the Kingdom of the Netherlands! Also known as Europe’s best-connected and largest ecosystem! A small country full of icons such as The Hague, bulb fields, windmills, cheese markets, wooden shoes, canals of Amsterdam, masterpieces of Old Masters, Delft Blue earthenware, innovative water-management and millions of bicycles. The Netherlands has a population of just under 17 million people with the median age of 42,9 years of which 90% live in urban areas. Rate of growth of the Dutch economy will moderate in 2016 compared to last year…

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Bitcoin adoption in the Philippines

Bitcoin adoption – The Philippines, known as the Pearl of the Orient Seas. The country is rich in natural resources such as nickel, copper, gold, silver and minerals.   The Philippines is a country with a population of over 100 million people with the average age of just over 24 years with 44,9% of people living in urban areas. An interesting fact is that over 70% of people in the Philippines do not have bank accounts – Bitcoin can potentially change the lives of millions! The economy is growing around…

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Bitcoin adoption in India

We take a look at India and it’s population, economy, infrastructure and progress going forward. Is India embracing the new digital economy? And the answer is… totally YES! India, the land of millennials – With more than 200 million people between 18 and 34 years old who grew up with the Internet, India is well-positioned to leverage technology and globalization to drive productivity gains. Economic growth is projected to remain strong around 7.5% – much progress towards growing the economy by increasing wages, declining inflation, increasing tax revenue, focusing on…

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Geo Political Risk and the impact on the Bitcoin price

Many factors affect the Bitcoin price today as well as in the future – there is turmoil world wide. What is the current situation in the five major emerging national economies, BRICS? Brazil – The impeachment of the Brazilan President plus hangover after the Olympics Russia – Elections – 18 September 2016 India – Economy poised to grow China – Economy – devalued Yuan South Africa – Junk status in December? Not forgetting Brexit as well as the US elections in November! What impact does this have on the Bitcoin price?…

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Bitcoin News Review 1 September 2016

The Bitcoin News Review – the week that was! Hacking, hacking and more hacking… security of your bitcoin is vital. It is time for you to take control of your Bitcoin – Statistics show that since 2009 to 2015, a third of all exchanges have been compromised. 2016 has seen the hacking of the DAO and Bitfinex… however this is not specific to digital currency as the Bank of Bangladesh suffered an $81 million hack in February. Bottom line… keep your bitcoin wealth offline and in your pocket! Other Bitcoin…

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Getting to know Bitcoin

In this Women in Bitcoin video, we introduce Bert and Joe, two comic characters who will teach us all about Bitcoin… you can download the comic for free and get to know all about Bitcoin. Here is the link to Download your copy for free! http://isbitcoinreal.gr8.com/ – Full story here http://chat-ezy.com/bitcoin/is-bitcoin-real-or-bs/ Our weekly motivational quote by Michael Losier – I attract to my life whatever I give my attention, energy and focus to, whether positive or negative – absolutely true, give it a go! Subscribe to our YouTube channel and…

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