Tag: Bitcoin

Sweden’s Avanza Bank to offer customers Bitcoin services
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Sweden’s Avanza Bank to offer customers Bitcoin services

Bitcoin, the world’s most accepted digital currency has received another boost as Sweden’s Avanza Bank, an online financial brokerage will be adding Bitcoin services to its products. The brokerage service participates in the largest number of trades that take place on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. This week the financial institution […]

Pakistan to clampdown on Bitcoin and OneCoin
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Pakistan to clampdown on Bitcoin and OneCoin

This is coming as a surprise as Pakistan said it will clamp down on both Bitcoin and OneCoin as these are two major digital currencies that are getting popular in the country. Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency, FIA said in a report its regional channel that after receiving a statement from […]

PageOne.ng now accepts payments in Bitcoin
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PageOne.ng now accepts payments in Bitcoin

As from today, PageOne.ng, Nigeria’s leading business, financial and investment news and information site has started accepting payment in Bitcoin. This decision will make PageOne.ng Nigeria’s first digital news publisher to accept payment in Bitcoin or any digital currency. Advertisers, clients and startups can now pay for sponsored posts, banner […]

nChain to support Bitcoin unlimited client software
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nChain to support Bitcoin unlimited client software

Blockchain research and development pioneer nChain has announced that it will provide technical support to build on Bitcoin Unlimited’s client software, and explore further collaboration to help the bitcoin network scale. To solve bitcoin’s current capacity problem, both nChain and BU share the vision to lift the artificial 1MB block […]

Stay away from Boonbuy Network Ponzi scheme
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Stay away from Boonbuy Network Ponzi scheme

Another Bitcoin scam has landed on the Nigerian Internet space. If things go as planned, owners of Boonbuy Network Bitcoin Ponzi will have another ‘home run’ like its predecessors that wrecked millions. However, for all it is worth, owners of Boonbuy Network aka BBN will make you believe they are […]

Blockchain startup, Stratumn raises EUR7 million
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Blockchain startup, Stratumn raises EUR7 million

The prospects of blockchain startups are getting brighter as Stratumn said it has raised EUR7 million in a Series C funding round. Stratumn provides network solutions securing processes between enterprises and their stakeholders through blockchain technology and advanced cryptography. The latest funding was raised from the Corporate Venture arm of […]