Tag: Business

These Payment Gateways Will Enable Your Business to Accept Cryptocurrency

These Payment Gateways Will Enable Your Business to Accept Cryptocurrency As more people become interested in the world of cryptocurrency, adoption grows and so does the number of merchants interested in accepting bitcoin payments. Here are some of the easiest methods for integrating bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies into your online […]

Overstock Becomes the First Major US Company to Pay Business Tax in Bitcoin

Overstock Becomes the First Major US Company to Pay Business Tax in Bitcoin The cryptocurrency-friendly company Overstock.com announced on Thursday that company will be paying part of its business taxes to the state of Ohio using bitcoin. Overstock will use the state’s Ohiocrypto.com website to pay for the corporation’s commercial […]

Japan’s DMM Exiting Crypto Mining Business

Japan’s DMM Exiting Crypto Mining Business Japanese e-commerce giant DMM.com is reportedly exiting the cryptocurrency mining business due to “deteriorating profitability,” local media reported. This news follows an announcement by another major Japanese company, GMO Internet, that it will no longer manufacture and sell mining machines, citing similar reasons. Also […]

Overstock to Focus on DLT, Expects to Sell Retail Business by February

Overstock to Focus on DLT, Expects to Sell Retail Business by February Major online retailer Overstock expects to finalize a deal to sell its retail operations by February. The Utah-based company is selling the business so it can solely focus on the cryptocurrency and distributed ledger technology (DLT) sector. Also […]

Bitcoin Trader Faces Five Years in US Jail for Unlicensed Money Transmitting Business

Bitcoin Trader Faces Five Years in US Jail for Unlicensed Money Transmitting Business Bitcoin trader Jacob Burrell-Campos pleaded guilty this week in a U.S. federal court to operating an unlicensed money transmitting business. The 21-year-old San Diego native is now awaiting sentencing and faces a maximum of five years in […]

French Business School Accepts Fees in Bitcoin for Blockchain Technology Courses

French Business School Accepts Fees in Bitcoin for Blockchain Technology Courses France’s Financia Business School, which offers post-graduate courses in financial and blockchain technology, now allows students to pay their fees in cryptocurrency. Since the institution introduced the measure, about half a dozen students have paid in BTC for the […]

Iceland’s Industry to Shift From Crypto Mining to ‘Pure Blockchain Business,’ Insiders Say

Iceland’s Industry to Shift From Crypto Mining to ‘Pure Blockchain Business,’ Insiders Say Iceland is expected to shift from crypto mining to “pure blockchain business,” claims chairman of a local data center provider Cointelegraph.com News