Bitcoin has more potential to revolutionize commerce than near-field communication (NFC) technology does, PayPal president David Marcus said at the LeWeb conference in Paris.
JPMorgan Chase has filed a U.S. patent application for a computerized payment system that resembles some aspects of Bitcoin, the controversial virtual currency.
Apple has forced a secure messaging app to remove the ability to send Bitcoin payments or be booted off the the iOS App Store.
State financial regulators in the U.S. have received several inquiries about licensing Bitcoin businesses, but few applications, it has been claimed.
As Bitcoin’s popularity grows, so does talk about its standing as legal tender, but there are lingering issues that need to be sorted out before people start using Bitcoin to buy everyday things, experts said on Monday.
Ownership of Bitcoin appears to be highly lopsided.
Today’s CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index is $893.14 as of 8:03amET.
Snoop Dogg, or “Snoop Lion,” as he is known in his latest reggae incarnation, is planning to make his next record available to buy in Bitcoin.
GoCoin, a leading payment platform for the Bitcoin economy, is participating in Giving Tuesday by asking the Bitcoin community to contribute to its #GO4Good campaign and raise money for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica (BGCSM).
Customer service employees from California-based online marketplace eBay have confirmed that virtual currencies like Bitcoin and Litecoin can be sold on the platform, provided they are housed in physical items (like USB sticks or hard drives).