Inside the BitVault®

There has been much anticipation around how BitVault®, the World’s First Blockchain phone works, we are excited and interested to take a look inside the BitVault®…   Firstly, what is the BitVault®?  The BitVault® is a revolutionary new product that is built around security and privacy enabled through Blockchain technology.  The BitVault®, the world’s first blockchain phone, is Biometric Security enabled through fingerprint and iris scanning and this authentication is one of the safest ways to keep your BitVault® locked and private – in actual fact, “You are the Key” says Hein Marais, CEO…

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What is Swiss Bank in Your Pocket?

As the value of cryptocurrency is increasing of late, it is vital to keep our cryptocurrency as safe as possible, for example, in a Swiss Bank In Your Pocket.  Bit-Media interviewed the company to find out more about the product behind the intriguing name.     Bit-Media: – So what is a Swiss Bank in Your Pocket? SBIYP: – Swiss Bank In Your Pocket is a suite of crypto banking applications that comes with a hardware key to make it a safe and secure environment to send and receive cryptocurrencies.…

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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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Cryptocurrency Market Cap over $347 Billion

2017 has been the year of cryptocurrency.  The market has grown in value by 1850% since 1 January 2017 as Bitcoin and some cryptocurrencies have rocketed in price.  The Bitcoin meteoric rise is being reported by mainstream media daily sparking interest across the globe.  One of the drivers of the Bitcoin price is certainly the news that the CME Group, the world’s largest options exchange, integrates its Bitcoin futures exchange by 17 December and open to trading the following day.  The CBOE (Chicago Board Options Exchange) announced plans for Bitcoin contracts…

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Forex Provider, FXPIG, Announces CoinMetro Exchange, a New Fintech Platform Built to Simplify Cryptocurrency Trading and Investing

HONG KONG, Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire CoinMetro Exchange is a trading platform is designed to simplify the process of cryptocurrency investing for professional and consumer investors. The trading platform replicates traditional investing methods for the world of cryptocurrency, such as professional asset management and ETFs. Created by the team behind FXPIG, the regulated forex broker that has transparency at its core.     CoinMetro, the financial platform fuelling the future of blockchain innovation, today announced the creation of its new trading platform, CoinMetro Exchange. The platform will streamline cryptocurrency investing for the general public, along with professional…

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BitVault® to integrate Waves Wallet and DEX

IRELAND – 1 DECEMBER 2017 – Embedded Downloads announced today that BitVault®, the world’s first blockchain phone and crypto communicator will integrate the Waves Wallet and DEX in the first quarter of 2018.   The company further announced that the Waves Wallet and DEX will also be incorporated into the Swiss Bank in Your Pocket hardware wallet.     What is the Waves Platform? The Waves platform is described as an Open Blockchain platform, one that takes the functionalities of Bitcoin and extends them further beyond the simple application of…

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Brit-Coin Bonanza: UK Heads to Cryptomarket

LONDON, November 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ The meteoric rise in the value of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin has sent the UK rushing to enter the market. The London Block Exchange, which opens its doors to the public in December has seen a five-fold increase in trading account sign-ups since Bitcoin hit the $10,000 mark.   Several other digital currencies have also seen huge surges, such as Ethereum, Iota and Dash. CEO and founder Benjamin Dives said: “Bitcoin is now Britcoin as the UK crypto-curious flood to the market. Our secure and easy to use exchange has…

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Silicon Valley Air Travel Provider Surf Air Now Accepting Payment Via Bitcoin And Ethereum

World’s first Membership-Based Flight Sharing Provider to Offer Digital Currency Payment Option. SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/  Surf Air ®, the world’s largest “All-You-Can Fly” air travel provider, today announced it will accept Bitcoin and Ethereum as a form of payment for its monthly membership and charter offerings. This marks a major milestone in aviation as this will be the first time a travel provider has been able to successfully execute the acceptance of cryptocurrency. Beginning on November 29, 2017, Surf Air members can quickly and securely pay…

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CryptoKitties: The World’s First Ethereum Game Launches Today

CryptoKitties aims to make blockchain technology accessible by leveraging the power of fun. VANCOUVER, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – CryptoKitties is the world’s first game built on the Ethereum network. Releasing to the public on November 28th, users can collect and breed digital cats called CryptoKitties. The game uses ether (ETH), a digital currency, for all its transactions.   Most of the game’s appeal comes from its breeding system and the unique offspring that can emerge from it. When two CryptoKitties breed, their offspring’s appearance, biography, and traits result from each parent’s 256-bit genome,…

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“OwlNest” Launched as the World’s First blockchain Hotel Management Service

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – The global travel & tourism industry is a US$7.6 trillion market, roughly 10% of the world’s GDP. Global brands and local hotel owners are facing fierce competition in the internet era. Over decades, hotels need to manage their own booking reservations from many channels and spend long hours sorting out the room availability and customer schedules. OwlTing, a Taiwanese technology company focusing on blockchain & e-commerce, is launching “OwlNest Blockchain Hotel Management Service,” an integrated lodging management platform to help hotels worldwide improve brand awareness and…

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