Bitcoin News

Mastercard now has crypto payment cards; paying merchants with Bitcoin just got easier

Cryptocurrency users will be able to make regular currency payments to sellers using their cryptocurrency tokens

Carl AdrianNov 08, 2021

China is banning ALL cryptocurrency activity; considers them 'illegal'

Bitcoin's value fell by 6% at the wake of China's announcement, falling to $41,800.

Alfred LeeSep 24, 2021

Coinbase worth over $86 billion after going public, sends Bitcoin prices up

A large part of Coinbase's revenues were attributed to fees from rising cryptocurrency prices.

Alfred LeeApr 15, 2021

Tesla now lets people buy cars with Bitcoin; further driving the price up

Customers will notice a new payment option on Tesla's website.

Carl AdrianMar 29, 2021

Coinbase Files To Go Public

The move comes as the price of bitcoin rose to a record high this week.


SoftBank Group raises $270M for early stage startup investments; China court recognizes Bitcoin as virtual property

Oyo valued at $10B after founder purchases $2B in shares; WeWork CEO reportedly cashed out $700M ahead of its IPO

Wallace HoJul 22, 2019

Bitcoin Climbs Above $11,000; JD to Co-Develop Driverless Logistics Vehicles

Singapore Tin Men Capital raises $20.8m for first fund; Visa boost reach in SEA via Razer Pay

Wallace HoJun 24, 2019

Today in News: Starbucks has more users than Apple and Android, Amazon told not to help police

4500 job openings with the keywords “blockchain,” “bitcoin” or “cryptocurrency” were posted in LinkedIn

BEAMSTARTMay 23, 2018

Entrepreneur Buys Lamborghini With Bitcoin for Just $115

Saddington bought his very first Bitcoin investment at only $2.52, admitting that he was practically shooting in the dark when he made the investment, and had no idea whether it would give him more money or not.

BEAMSTARTMar 11, 2018

Bitcoin Is One of the Most Traceable Currencies on the Planet

The misrepresentation of bitcoin as a private currency in mainstream media

BEAMSTARTMar 06, 2018

Bitcoin developer warns Lightning Network is flawed and likely vulnerable to DoS attacks

Bitcoin Core developer Peter Todd has taken to Twitter to share his first impressions from playing around with the Lightning testnet and the results are not particularly encouraging, to say the least.

BEAMSTARTFeb 28, 2018

Study: 44% of bitcoin transactions are for illegal activities

The team used what’s called detection controlled estimation and network clustering, both forms of data analysis involving algorithms, to come up with their findings.

BEAMSTARTFeb 08, 2018

Sabah land deal secured in bitcoin

Tourism entrepreneur Alexander Yee had agreed to sell the parcel to his friend Polycarp Chin for half a bitcoin (worth roughly RM38,000 at the time of the agreement)

BEAM TeamJan 12, 2018

That's a wrap! What made the business headlines in 2017

Mobile payments, electric vehicles and bitcoin lead Asia's digital shift

BEAM TeamJan 01, 2018

This is Singapore's first cashless cafe

A café opened in Singapore that accepts bitcoin instead of cash and has a cryptocurrency ATM for people running low

BEAM TeamDec 22, 2017

Is Asia driving the Bitcoin craze?

Tucked away in a quiet corner of Singapore, the industrial complex looks like an underground ghetto.

BEAM TeamDec 20, 2017

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