Entrepreneur and cryptocurrency fund creator Barry Silbert has concluded the community is behind SegWit after canvassing businesses and miners. Silbert SegWit Support Echoes Coin Dance In a series of Twitter posts, Silbert announced he had at least 50 businesses who had “signed on” to his preferred Bitcoin scaling solution – SegWit with a block size increase to 2 megabytes within 12 months. This was followed by almost 80% of network hashrate coming from miners who supported the solution. I'm pleased
As the Bitcoin revolution continues to spread throughout the world, there are still some places where buying or using Bitcoin is illegal and can get you in trouble. Bitcoin Still Illegal in Some Countries As Bitcoin’s popularity continues to grow throughout the world, some governments are beginning to realize its benefits and potential and are integrating Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in their economy, rather than trying to punish those that use it with restrictive policies and exaggerated taxes. Japan, for example, has
Russian Blockchain startup BitCAD has recently announced the launch of its encrypted smart platform and decentralized trade engine. The new, unified operating system aims to maximize businesses efficiency by integrating various business processes on a single platform. The platform’s design focuses on benefiting a diverse array of business processes and is capable of managing currencies, digital assets, smart contracts and DAO’s. BitCAD also offers a mobile application for convenience sake. BitCAD’s month-long ICO began on May 4th, 2017. The encrypted
Standout retirement investment company Bitcoin IRA announced its one-year anniversary last week. The Blockchain-based company is the only retirement fund in the market that offer members a Bitcoin-funded retirement program. In the company’s first year, it has received coverage on some of the leading publications like the Wall Street Journal, Barrons, Investopedia, and others. More recently Bitcoin IRA has expanded its individual retirement account to support investments in the form of the second largest cryptocurrency, Ethereum. All Bitcoin IRA clients
Bitstamp and Poloniex have reported a surge in new users as cryptocurrency prices and press coverage pique mainstream interest. Poloniex: Users Up 600%, Transactions 640% in 4 Months Poloniex, commonly considered the go-to resource for crypto-to-crypto trading, released data showing a 600% increase in user numbers, while first-time traders caused Bitstamp to warn about delays to support response times. “As digital currencies continue to gain in popularity, the increase in the number of new traders on exchanges like ours can
The Ripple cryptocurrency XRP has been the center of attentions, rallying to unprecedented heights over the last month but what is truly fueling the rally? [Note: This is an Op-Ed] XRP Shoots Up 445% Ripple has been enjoying a phenomenal month on the price charts, constantly breaking all time highs and dominating daily trading volume. Although recent times have been filled with exciting rallies, XRP has overshadowed every altcoin out there, growing over 445%% in two weeks, making it the second most
Welcome to Cryptocoin Factory. We’re constantly on the lookout for cryptocoin related stuff – especially links to sites and services that let you earn bitcoins, dogecoins and litecoins.
We’ve compiled lists of faucets where you can get free bitcoins, dogecoins and litecoins – simply by visiting a site and claiming your free coins.
You need to store your crypto currency somewhere. You can store your currency in a paper wallet, use an online service or download an app for Android or iOS to store your money.
Signing up for a wallet with XAPO will earn you 5,000 satochi and a wallet with Coinbase will give you US$1 worth of Bitcoins.
If you need a multi currency wallet, check out Block.io where you can store Bitcoins, Dogecoins and Litecoins.
Faucets are websites where you can earn a bit of cash by visiting websites, playing games or doing other simple tasks. None of the faucets listed on this site require anything else than a browser on your computer or phone. Using faucets won’t make you rich, but you can earn a few dollars worth of crypto currency every week – depending on how many faucets you visit.
Take a look at the faucets to start earning now a bit of cash now.