Tag: Adoption

How Mobile Browsers Are Driving the Next Wave of Cryptocurrency Adoption

How Mobile Browsers Are Driving the Next Wave of Cryptocurrency Adoption You may not have noticed, but crypto’s first killer app is already here. It’s called the mobile browser. Until recently, mobile internet browsers were little more than a means to connect to the web on the go. Then, developers […]

Cryptocurrency Adoption Grows Beyond ‘Bitcoin City’ in Slovenia and Croatia

Cryptocurrency Adoption Grows Beyond ‘Bitcoin City’ in Slovenia and Croatia The number of stores that accept cryptocurrencies is rising in Slovenia and Croatia. Starting with merchants in one of the largest shopping and entertainment complexes in Europe, Elipay has now integrated with 300 stores in Slovenia and begun expanding into […]

Bitcoin Merchant Adoption Stagnates, But Switzerland is Reviving Payment Narrative

Bitcoin Merchant Adoption Stagnates, But Switzerland is Reviving Payment Narrative In 2017, the store of value narrative surrounding Bitcoin and its astronomical rise to $ 20,000 solidified the “hodl” meme in retail investors, causing them to spend their crypto less often in fear of missing out on incredible gains. With […]

PR: Bitcoin.com Partners With Jeju Blockchain Smartcity Association to Spread BCH Adoption

PR: Bitcoin.com Partners With Jeju Blockchain Smartcity Association to Spread BCH Adoption Roger Ver, CEO of Bitcoin.com has agreed to help the Jeju Blockchain Smartcity Association grow the BCH ecosystem. On March 25th, Roger Ver agreed to collaborate with the Jeju Blockchain Smarcity Association in Korea. The Association’s blockchain and […]

Why Africa Continues to Lag Behind in Cryptocurrency Adoption

Why Africa Continues to Lag Behind in Cryptocurrency Adoption Africa continues to dominate Google Trends search interest for “bitcoin,” but that has not translated into widespread adoption of cryptocurrency by users and businesses. Apart from opaque regulation and a lack of awareness, one of the major reasons for this failure […]

Kenyan Crypto Adoption and Trading Grows Despite Warnings from Regulators

Kenyan Crypto Adoption and Trading Grows Despite Warnings from Regulators Over the last two years, the Kenyan government and central bank have been discussing how to regulate bitcoin and other digital currencies. In March 2018, the Central Bank of Kenya warned the general public about cryptocurrency investments. After those warnings, […]

Core Developer’s 300kb Block Proposal Bolstered in Bid to Push Lightning Adoption

Core Developer’s 300kb Block Proposal Bolstered in Bid to Push Lightning Adoption Bitcoin Core (BTC) developer Luke Dash Jr has once again sparked controversy with his idea to shrink the BTC chain’s block size down to 300kb. It’s not the first time the concept was proposed by the developer, but […]