Day: October 9, 2018

Bitcoin Core Developer Advocates Credit Card Payments Over BTC

Bitcoin Core Developer Advocates Credit Card Payments Over BTC Bitcoin Core developer Jimmy Song has caused controversy by suggesting that bitcoin enthusiasts would be better off using credit cards as a means of payment. He described this strategy as being “more rational and convenient” than making multiple onchain transactions. His […]

Exchanges Roundup: Coinbase Volumes Hit 1-Year Low, UK Exchange to Fire Most Staff

Exchanges Roundup: Coinbase Volumes Hit 1-Year Low, UK Exchange to Fire Most Staff Recent updates show that with the cryptocurrency markets performing far from how they did a year ago, some exchanges have failed to adapt to the current situation. For example, one U.K. firm is reportedly set to fire […]

Cashtippr Plugin Allows Money Button Integration on WordPress Sites

Cashtippr Plugin Allows Money Button Integration on WordPress Sites On Sept. 13, a new application called the Money Button launched, giving content creators the ability to embed bitcoin cash (BCH) payment buttons into websites. Not long after the release, a developer named Ekliptor published Cashtippr, a plugin that integrates the […]

Electron Cash Developer Reveals In-Wallet BCH Fundraiser Prototype

Electron Cash Developer Reveals In-Wallet BCH Fundraiser Prototype Jonald Fyookball, the lead developer of the bitcoin cash-centric light wallet Electron Cash, revealed he has developed a crowdfunding module for the Electron Cash wallet. The feature allows anyone to raise funds from within the Electron Cash wallet through a process that […]

Online Automotive Parts Retailer Newparts Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash

Online Automotive Parts Retailer Newparts Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash Online automotive parts store, Newparts, said on Monday that it will start accepting payment in seven cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin core (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH). The U.S. dealer, which has a catalog of over one million parts, says cryptocurrency will enable […]