Forget Korea… Bitcoin Rocks in Japan – Literally

Korea has been in the news lately for regulation or banning Bitcoin but meanwhile in Japan… Each of the eight girls represents one of the larger digital monetary formats. Yes, you’re supposed to cheer for bitcoin… or swoon over Ethereum (what, no Litecoin?). The group played its first concert on January 12th, and naturally, you had to pay in cryptocurrency to be one of the few members of the general public to get in.     Full Story – Click Here     The group’s first single, “The Moon and…

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Adopting a “CryptoKitty” Is a Purrfect Way to Start Using Cryptocurrency

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/  It’s like an animal shelter for the Internet. Adopt-A-CryptoKitty is a site started by 11-year old Evan Messer to adopt “bitcoin cats” that live in the Ethereum cryptocurrency network.   As the cryptocurrency wars heat up across the globe, words like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and blockchain are starting to enter the mainstream psyche. And now a new word is popping up: CryptoKitties.   CryptoKitties are digital assets built in a cryptocurrency called Ethereum, and the company behind them has already created over 260,000 kitties and sold over $15 million dollars worth.…

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Hires Award-winning Design Consultancy for Leading-Edge App

LONDON, December 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ The UK’s only dedicated multi-cryptocurrency exchange, London Block Exchange (LBX) has hired EY-Seren, part of consultancy firm EY, to create a first-of-its-kind app to allow UK consumers to trade freely and easily in cryptocurrency. The award-winning consultancy will design the app alongside a full cryptocurrency trading platform.   Due to launch in December, the LBX app offers full trading functionality and will include Sterling to crypto exchange across four major digital currencies (Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ripple and Ethereum) – with more added in the new year.   The…

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Bitcoin News 23 July 2017 – Bitcoin’s Bullish Price Attracting More Investors

Bitcoin News Today – The Bitcoin price continues to strengthen after the commitment of the Bitcoin community to avert a hard fork and split in the blockchain on 1 August by signaling to implementing BIP91/SegWit.  Traders and Investors are Coming Back to Bitcoin – what are the reasons? Increased recognition and adoption;  Safe Haven;  Imminence of Scaling;  Lower Fees and altcoins struggling to prove their worth.         Other News headlines:   Crowdsales made simple – ICObazaar is an innovative crowdsale participation platform that lets you explore and…

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Bitcoin News 17 July 2017 – Bitcoin, Ethereum Volatility after Price Drop Shock

Bitcoin news today – Top story must be the sudden drop of the cryptocurrency market in the past week that has sent shockwaves through the market. The Bitcoin exchange GDAX, plans to suspend Bitcoin Withdrawals If UASF Activates – this is a warning not to keep your Bitcoins in an online wallet.       The upcoming scaling of Bitcoin, implementation of SEGWIT2X, is still creating much concern and as a result, causing the markets to react negatively. Interesting to note that this downward trend also affected most of the…

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Bitcoin News 4 July 2017 – Hackers Extort $28 million in Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin News Today – 4 July 2017 Major Headlines from today’s news: – FBI Says Hackers Managed to Extort $28 Million in Cryptocurrencies, GOLDMAN SACHS: Bitcoin could see a big drop then surge to almost $4,000         FBI Says Hackers Managed to Extort $28 Million in Cryptocurrencies – In the annual report of 2016 just released, the following was noted:- – Over 17,146 individual cases of extortion were recorded – Online crimes include DDoS attacks – Reported online crimes rose 3.7% in 2016 with most affected countries being the…

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Bitcoin and Ethereum, Record Breaking First 6 Months of 2017

Bitcoin and Ethereum – Two Crypto Giants have emerged!  We review the performance of Bitcoin and Ethereum for the first six months of 2017 as well as events that contributed to the exponential growth of these two cryptocurrencies.     Firstly, what is the difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum? Bitcoin is a store of value and payment system and the most valuable cryptocurrency Ethereum is a programming language and decentralized platform that runs smart contracts – A World Super Computer that would decentralize and democratize the existing client-server model What…

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BREAKING NEWS: BitVault Embraces Ethereum

BREAKING NEWS – The World’s First Blockchain Phone, the BitVault, is adding an Ethereum wallet with the same security and features as for Bitcoin.     Overview of the BitVault® “Introducing the World’s first blockchain phone, the BitVault. The BitVault is a revolutionary new product that is built around security and privacy enabled through Blockchain technology. Biometric Security enabled through fingerprint and iris scan. Iris patterns are unique to you and are virtually impossible to replicate. This means that iris authentication is one of the safest ways to keep your BitVault…

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Bitcoin News 25 June 2017 – Blockchain Technology Rapidly Escalating

Bitcoin News Today – The Bitcoin price continues to consolidate above $2500 which is a very good sign – Ethereum prices have dropped slightly and close to $300 which could have been a reaction as a result of the Flash Crash that occurred towards the end of the week.     Other news headlines: Did you know that the Bitcoin Wallet was dead? Make sure you keep informed regarding best practice when it comes to storing your Bitcoin safe. Nimiq, the World’s First Browser-Based Blockchain, Wants to Unleash the Full…

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What is Bit-Media – An Introduction

Introducing Bit-Media We are a community embracing the amazing opportunities created by new technologies such as cryptocurrencies, namely Bitcoin and Ethereum as well as FinTech, a new technology changing financial services industry. Watch this video to learn more about Bit-Media and where you can find us on Social Media and the web.   We invite you to take hands and join our community to embrace our new digital economy.   Here are the links to join our Community:-   YouTube         Facebook        Twitter  …

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