Do Wages Need to be Paid in Bitcoin for Retail Adoption to Happen?

Is this a case of chicken and egg? If more retailers accepted Bitcoin, would more employees expect their wages paid in Bitcoin? Or, does Bitcoin need to be viewed more widely as a replacement for fiat first? A recent tweet by Francis Pouliot, CEO of Canadian Bitcoin (BTC) 00 payments startup Bylls began a discussion […]

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Overstock’s Medici Ventures Launches Bitsy Cryptocurrency Wallet and Exchange

Today, Medici Ventures announced that its portfolio company Bitsy.com has launched the limited beta edition of a high-tech digital wallet service that aims to develop a simple, secure, and convenient bridge between fiat currencies and cryptocurrencies. Bitsy Wallet to Offer Cool New Features The wallet’s initial beta release will support Bitcoin (BTC) transactions, with more coins to […]

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Overstock Shares Plummet, Losing Around 50 Percent YTD

The cryptocurrency market has been in a steady decline for the last couple of weeks. Since the beginning of August, a little over $90 billion were wiped off the market. Popular e-commerce company Overstock has also felt the impact, forfeiting 50 percent of its value in 2018. A Bumpy Ride Much like other companies, Overstock […]

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George Soros to Begin Trading Cryptocurrencies

Adam James · April 6, 2018 · 1:30 pm In January, controversial Hungarian-American investor, business magnate, and political activist George Soros called cryptocurrencies a bubble. Now, he’s getting ready to trade them. The Price is Right As reported by Bloomberg, Soros Fund Management’s Adam Fisher has received internal approval to trade digital currencies, though insiders […]

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