More Charities Accepting Donations via Bitcoin

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More and More Charities are accepting Bitcoin and for two primary reasons: (1) To save money on transaction fees, and; (2) To reach a younger, more internet, mobile savvy audience. Save the Children has been been accepting donations since November of 2104, and, because of the 0% transaction fees available to charities through Bitpay (a …

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JPMorgan Chase is Worried about Bitcoin and Silicon Valley

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Jamie Dimon, the CEO of America’s Largest Bank, JPMorgan Chase, is worried about Bitcoin and Silicon Valley. “Silicon Valley is Coming”, Dimon said in a recent letter to shareholders wherein he acknowledged the competitive threat posed by Bitcoin and other payment alternatives. Large, entrenched institutions such as “Too Big to Fail” Money Center Banks like JPMorgan …

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Presidential Candidate Rand Paul Accepts Donations via Bitcoin

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Bitcoin has crossed over into the U.S. Presidential Elections! Rand Paul, the Libertarian Kentucky Senator who announced he is a candidate for the Republican Presidential Nomination last week is accepting donations for his campaign via Bitcoin. Not only is he the first 2016 Republican candidate to accept virtual currency donations but is quite probably the first …

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Ex-Nike CIO Joins Bitreserve a Bitcoin Startup

We continue to see more and more mainstream companies lose top quality talent to Bitcoin Companies. Something important must be happening in the Bitcoin space for such a talent migration to continue apace. A recent example is former Nike CIO Nick Watson who has taken the job of President and COO of Bitreserve, a next-generation money service …

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Buy Fresh, Delivered Food with Bitcoin!

Buy Fresh, Delivered Food with Bitcoin! Yep! The many uses of Bitcoin to purchase products and services continues to expand! You can now purchase Fresh Fruits and Vegetables from Overstock’s Farmers Market with Bitcoin. Watch for more and more merchants to accept Bitcoin because: – Lower Transaction Costs – “Non-Recourse” Transactions – i.e. Zero Fraud …

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One of the Most Powerful Innovations in Finance in 500 Years!

WARNING! Do Not Equate Bitcoin Price to Bitcoin Long Term Success or Functionality! Yes, Bitcoin has had a roller coaster ride over the past few years, trading as low as pennies to a high near $1,200 in 2013. But the PRICE of BItcoin, in many respects, is irrelevant. The functionality, simplicity and cost of using …

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24,000 Korean Convenience Stores to Offer Prepaid Bitcoin Gift Cards

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While the world stands back and watches the Bitcoin price erode the adoption and use of Bitcoin as a payment mechanism continues to grow apace. This Week South Korean Bitcoin services company Coinplug announced the roll out of pre-paid bitcoin gift cards to around 24,000 convenience stores across the country, with 8,000 7-Eleven stores already …

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Mozilla-Firefox Now Accepting Bitcoin

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Mozilla-Firefox Now Accepting Bitcoin Due to user demand Mozilla is now Accepting Bitcoin as one of many payment options. Mozilla is the Open Source Community behind the widely used Firefox Browser. Donations made via Bitcoin will be processed by Coinbase as part of their no-fees for Charties and non-profits initiative. Bitcoin use and acceptance continues …

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Major Retailers Who Accept Bitcoin

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More and more merchants are recognizing the value of accepting Bitcoin as a payment method for goods and services. Because of the low transaction costs, no charge back risk and worldwide acceptance the number of merchants accepting Bitcoin is growing everyday. Major Retailers Who Accept Bitcoin Check out this partial list of just some of …

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Billion Dollar Company Now Processing Bitcoin Transactions!

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NCR Corp. a $5 BILLION Dollar Market Cap Company announced on Monday that they will be processing Bitcoin transactions through their NCR Silver POS  System. More details on this incredible expansion of Bitcoin into Mainstream (and Main Street) businesses can be found here in a more indepth article from our friends at Coindesk. Billion Dollar …

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