Peace News Now clears up some common misconceptions about the digital currency Bitcoin.
This week’s Bitcoin Lunch Mob is meeting at ChickenBonz on Decatur and Sunset. The boneless chicken wings are the BOMB! See you at Noon on Wed 20th! View Larger Map
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Kim Dotcom announced Bitcoin support for his cloud storage service and also sent out a slew of tweets suggesting Mega is going to become much more than just the successor to Megaupload.
Hosting.co.uk, the UK-based web hosting provider, has announced the addition of BitCoin as an eligible payment method for its services. BitCoin offers numerous advantages over traditional bank transfers or credit card transactions, security and privacy being the most noteworthy. The BitCoin network also simplifies the processing of international sales. Hosting.co.uk hopes to reach even more new clients with this foray into the startup digital economy of digital coins.
Coinbase scored a huge partnership today, as social discovery and discussion site Reddit has just launched an integration that allows its users to pay for “Reddit Gold” using bitcoin with Coinbase’s system.
Come join us for lunch this Wednesday at Cafe Berlin. Located at 4850 W Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89118. We’ll meet at noon as usual to have some nice German food and help promote Bitcoin to this merchant. View Larger Map
Visitors, tourists, and locals: Please take a minute to answer our poll and tell our local merchants what services you would most like to see accept bitcoin.
In the past 30 days, our customers have bought or sold over $1M USD worth of bitcoin on Coinbase, and demand is continuing to grow.
Source: http://www.newswire.net/newsroom/pr/70457-When-Your-Paypal-Dollars-Gold-and-Silver-Are-Not-Accepted-what-next-Bitcoin.html New, secure platform available, making global, online payment easy and without restrictions. Finally, there is a way to make online payment easy, without restrictions and limits of traditional payment networks. Bitcoin is a growing, global virtual currency popping up all over the world and accepted at more and more places worldwide. Bitcoin is […]
Bitcoin is a virtual currency gaining popularity across the web for its ease and speed of use, as well as its anonymity. Annie takes a look at the many uses for Bitcoins, and talks to Fred Ehrsam of Coinbase on the practicality of the digital currency.
Source: http://www.dailydot.com/news/pizzaforcoins-bitcoins-order-pizza-dominos/ Bitcoin, the decentralized digital currency, can be used to pay for online strippers, drugs, and even WordPress services. Now you can add pizza delivery to that list.
Come hang out and have lunch with us at Ambrosia Cafe Wednesday, Feb 6th at noon. There will have a quick demo of a Live Linux CD with specific applications for Bitcoin. View Larger Map
Source: http://bitcoinmagazine.com/working-avalon-asic-confirmed/ Jeff Garzik has just received the first ASIC mining computer to hit the consumer market, and has confirmed on Bitcoin IRC that the machine functions as expected.
Source: http://www.facebook.com/Turismo.Supremo/posts/542263195798897 Aceptamos Bitcoin como medio de pago, para todos nuestros paquetes We accept Bitcoin as payment for all our packages (Translated by Bing)
Come join us for lunch at the Crown and Anchor. One of our members is friends with the manager/owner and would like to introduce them to our lunch mob. Lunch is Wednesday, Jan 30th, at noon at 1350 E Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89119. See you there!
Come join us at UsrLib and learn more about Bitcoin on Wed Feb 21st at 7pm. Meeting at The Beat Coffee house, 520 Fremont, 2nd Floor. We’ll demo the latest technologies, applications, and services for bitcoin and show you how to securely make the most out of this new digital currency, whether you’re an individual […]
Come join us for lunch at the Spicy Pickle, located at: 7271 Amigo Street Las Vegas, NV 89119 (702) 263-4350MAP We’ll be seated at noon. Pictures:
Source: http://statspotting.com/2013/01/something-is-happening-in-the-bitcoin-world-up-237-percent-since-may-2012/ BTC, when priced in USD, has seen a stunning move up – more than three times the value in May 2012 – a movement from 5 USD to 16.8 USD per BTC. That is a more than 200 percent return in 7 months – a solid return by all standards.
Bitcoins hidden in a NY Times crossword puzzle.
Source: https://wealthcycles.com/blog/2013/01/11/digital-currency-bitcoin-accepted-as-payment-service-provider-by-french-government Digital Currency Exchange, Bitcoin-Central, has been authorized by the French government to conduct bank style operations. For the first time a crypto-currency exchange has been brought into the mainstream banking circle, allowing believers in the idea of free choice in currency the opportunity to transact business through traditional channels.
Come join us for lunch this Wednesday at “Miller’s Ale House” in Town Square, noon. I’ve got some interesting items to show off, thanks to Butterfly Labs. I should have some promo materials for merchants coming in too by then. EDIT: 2013-01-12 @ 21;41 I just had a great idea. The location might change slightly […]
Bitcoin market capitalization reaches an all-time high.
Source: http://www.forbes.com/sites/jonmatonis/2013/01/07/largest-bitcoin-payment-processor-raises-510000-angel-round/ BitPay, Inc. announced today that they have completed a seed funding round of $510,000 from several angel investors demonstrating that bitcoin can attract the capital necessary to encroach upon legacy payment methods. Source: http://techcrunch.com/2013/01/07/bitpay-banks-500k-in-angel-investment-to-become-paypal-for-bitcoin-already-has-2100-businesses-on-board/ 2013 will be the year for critical mass understanding of the importance of friction free international payments and I […]
Source: http://uptweet.com/viewStory?id=606 StompRomp experiences a very common problem called payment fraud, because they sell a high ticket item. They, and other merchants, are pretty astute at screening for suspicious activity and payment fraud in their retail stores. They can check for photo ID, they can look at the condition of the card, and they can […]
BBC predicts 1:5 odds a digital currency is universally accepted in the USA.
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Source: http://www2.macleans.ca/2013/01/02/why-bitcoin-is-the-banking-industrys-newest-biggest-threat/ The digital currency, still widely dismissed by many as Internet play money, gained an unprecedented foothold in the traditional banking world. In December, a Bitcoin currency exchange in France became the first to officially operate within the European financial system.
Source: http://www.thebitcointrader.com/2013/01/bitcoin-gambling-site-earns-230000-in.html SatoshiDice just announced their revenue numbers for the month of December, and they were record-breaking,,, Source: http://www.thebitcointrader.com/2013/01/satoshidice-test-case-for-bitcoin.html In the month of December alone, SatoshiDice’s profits amounted to an impressive 17,206 BTC or $230,000 USD, with total profits on the order of 40,000 BTC or over half a million dollars.
The currency collapse has continued unabated. Once again all major fiat currencies have fallen relative to gold. And once again Bitcoin’s performance absolutely crushes gold and silver.
Source: http://www.thebitcointrader.com/2012/12/bitcoin-in-2012-by-numbers.html Our humble digital currency continued to show resilience in 2012, growing in all respects and steadily building its user base. The expression “slow and steady” is a fitting descriptor
Come join us at The Beat Coffehouse, 250 Fremont, 2nd floor in UsrLib.org, downtown Las Vegas, at 7pm to learn anything about bitcoin, cryptography, and electronic privacy. Bring a laptop, tablet, or smart phone to engage in some exercises. More information: http://www.hackerish.org/
There was one currency, which gained 1400% against the USD last year – and this same currency is again – by far – the best performing currency this year gaining another roughly 220% against the FEDs USD . . That is a two-year yield of 4400% vs. USD (from 0.3 USD/BTC to 13.4 USD/BTC). In […]
Roger Ver (BitcoinStore.Com) and ‘Tuxavant’ (Las Vegas Bitcoin Mayor) talk with Ernest Hancock of FreedomsPhoenix radio about our favorite topic – Bitcoin. MP3 link
Our weekly bitcoin lunch mob will meet up this Wednesday at Miller’s Ale house at noon. If you’re hungry to spend some bitcoins on lunch, or buy some, want to get a quick tutorial on something, or just shoot the Satoshi, stop buy and visit with us! View Larger Map
Kryptina is an 11 year old hacker and Las Vegas local who loves earns an allowance in bitcoin and was mining them in 2010. In this song, she teams up with James Brown Jr. who raps about Satoshi and this innovative creation.
BitcoinStore.com offers over 500,000 items for sale and you can only purchase them with bitcoin. They offer competitive pricing compared to Amazon and NewEgg because they do not need to pay 3-7% processing fees to Visa/MC/PayPal and they do not have to account for chargeback fraud risks.
Buy, rent, lease over 100 commercial and residential real estate properties in Las Vegas with bitcoin!
Fast, bitcoin friendly service. Book your tours and entertainment. Inquire for available packages.
BitPay.com is a payment services company that can help merchants handle their bitcoin transactions efficiently. Their services include: Retail solutions eCommerce Independent contractors Free services for registered charity and non-profits Transportation industry Mobile POS solutions Zero risk exchange rate volatility protection Here is a demonstration of their mobile checkout solution, that securely uses your […]
Bitcoin merchants and those curious about our network can come join us each 3rd Thursday of the month at UsrLib.org located at 520 S Freemont, 2nd Floor at 7pm. We’ll be discussing merchant tools and doing bitcoin demos all night. Contact Tuxavant at CoinBus dot com, or seven oh two five one eight eight six […]
Find independant bitcoin exchangers in Las Vegas at LocalBitcoins.com
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4Chan is a popular and controversial image board and hey have recently jumped on board with the bitcoin. Check it out: https://www.4chan.org/pass
Paymium, the company that operates the Bitcoin-Central exchange, has been licensed as a payments services provider through a partnership with French financial institutions Aqoba and Credit Mutuel Arkéa. Read more… http://www.itnews.com.au/News/325720,bitcoin-gets-banking-rights.aspx