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Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency

11/17/2017

article There is a $500 million ICO to build a floating cryptocurrency casino in Macau
(Macau) -- Some people think that cryptocurrency initial coin offerings (ICOs) are a bit of a gamble. Here is one that is 100% gambling: Dragon Corp. tells Business...
article Bitcoin Might Make the Professional Gambler Rich
(Internet) -- Bitcoin is currently very popular as an investment tool, yet it has been devised as a decentralised digital currency to pay for goods and services. An...

11/15/2017

article Russia to ban Bitcoin investment, saying it is “worse than casino gambling”
(Russia) -- The growing enthusiasm for Bitcoin as a viable alternative investment in these evolving economic times has had the equivalent of a bucket of water thrown...

11/13/2017

article Russia to ban Bitcoin investment, saying it is “worse than casino gambling”
(Russia) -- The growing enthusiasm for Bitcoin as a viable alternative investment in these evolving economic times has had the equivalent of a bucket of water thrown...

11/10/2017

article Gambling on cryptocurrency: Boston area startups poised to cash in
(Massachusetts) -- In late October, about 70 people squeezed into a noisy basement barroom in the Financial District to hear three technology startups explain their...
article Coinpoker pre-ICO Sale Starts November 16th
(Internet) -- With more and more industry commentators citing decentralized poker rooms as the future of online poker, CoinPoker.com appears to have timed the launch of...
article Coinpoker pre-ICO Sale Starts November 16th
(Internet) -- With more and more industry commentators citing decentralized poker rooms as the future of online poker, CoinPoker.com appears to have timed the launch of...
article Spain’s Leading Fund Manager Defines Bitcoin as Form of Gambling
(Spain) -- Bitcoin is a topic of a lot of discussions in Spain for the last several weeks since one of the leading names in the financial sector came out with a...

11/8/2017

article Someone deleted some code in a popular cryptocurrency wallet — and as much as $280 million in ether is locked up
(USA) -- An estimated $280 million worth of the cryptocurrency ether is now locked up after a user accidentally deleted the code necessary to access the digital wallets...

11/4/2017

article SEC Warns Celebrities About Promoting Virtual Currencies, Initial Coin Offerings
(New York) -- The US Securities and Exchange Commission issued two advisories this week regarding the promotion of initial coin offerings (ICO) and the dangers of...

11/3/2017

article Why VCs May Be Climbing Abroad The ICO Train
(Internet) -- The model of quickly trying to raise startup money from venture capitalists is fast being disrupted by cryptocurrencies. Rather than wait for outside...
article Philippine online gambling licensees won’t be capped at 50
(Philippines) -- The Philippines’ gaming regulator has added more names to its list of approved online gambling operators, ensuring that its previously suggested...
press release UltraPlay introduces eGold, the ultimate eSports betting cryptocurrency
(Internet) -- UltraPlay introduces eGold, the ultimate eSports betting cryptocurrencyOnline betting provider UltraPlay strengthens its Blockchain technology positions by...

10/27/2017

article Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett Says Leading Cryptocurrency Bitcoin in ‘Bubble’ Territory
(Internet) -- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has claimed that the market for the leading virtual currency Bitcoin is already in bubble territory. He also issued a...
article French Financial Regulator Introduces Initial Coin Offerings Regulation
(France) -- The financial regulator in France, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) is developing its initial coin offerings policy and it has recently launched a new...

10/26/2017

article Why Gambling and Cryptocurrencies are a Uniquely Beautiful Match
(Internet) -- Many casinos now accept cryptocurrencies, which is a great development especially for people that appreciate the convenience that technology brings. In...

10/25/2017

article Unikoin Gold Closes ICO At $31.4 Million
(Washington) -- The Mark Cuban backed ICO has raised over 31.4 million usd, in one of the most talked about ICOs of the year. eSports is the hot topic nowadays, and any...

10/23/2017

article Mark Cuban-Backed Unikrn Raises $31 Million in E-Sports Token Sale
(Washington) -- E-sports betting startup Unikrn has raised roughly $31 million in an initial coin offering. The firm collected 112,720 ethers – an amount worth...

10/18/2017

article Why Silicon Valley Is Going Gaga for Bitcoin
(Internet) -- Should I buy bitcoin? As a technology reporter, the questions I receive from random people at birthday parties, say, or seatmates on a plane, are usually...

10/17/2017

article Russia says Bitcoin investing worse than casino gambling
(Russia) -- A top Russian official has justified the government’s plans to prohibit ordinary Russians from investing in Bitcoin technology by comparing Bitcoin-...

10/13/2017

article Industry Execs join CasinoCoin’s Advisory Board
(Internet) -- The recently relaunched CasinoCoin (CSC) has formally announced the establishment of the Double C Foundation, which has been set up to support the...

10/9/2017

article Unikrn to Provide European E-Sports Fans with Safe Cryptocurrency Betting Options
(Europe) -- E-sports fans keen on wagering on e-sports events will soon have yet another convenient option to fuel their gambling passion. The popular bookmaker Unikrn...

10/8/2017

article A cryptocurrency deal and a triad boss called Broken Tooth – what can possibly go wrong?
(Macau) -- News of “Broken Tooth” Wan Kuok-koi’s involvement in a planned multimillion-dollar cryptocurrency share offer – known in digital...

10/7/2017

article A cryptocurrency deal and a triad boss called Broken Tooth – what can possibly go wrong?
(Hong Kong) -- News of “Broken Tooth” Wan Kuok-koi’s involvement in a planned multimillion-dollar cryptocurrency share offer – known in digital...
press release UnikoinGold Poised to Become the Universal Token for Esports and Gaming with Largest-Ever Gaming Token Sale
(Washington) -- Unikrn (https://unikrn.com), the world’s top regulated esports betting platform, announced a major global development to its utility token,...

10/5/2017

article Asia’s Gambling Industry after Initial Coin Offering Bans
(Asia) -- Initial coin offering (ICO) is a term which could be witnessed more and more often nowadays and such venture could be defined as the modern way to raise money...

10/2/2017

article Why Bitcoin is Already Impacting Online Casinos?
(Internet) -- So far 2017 has been a good year for Bitcoin, the world’s favorite cryptocurrency reached an all-time high of nearly $5,000 per coin. People now...

9/30/2017

article Macau Bitcoin Ban Spells Bad News for Dragon Corp’s Planned $500 Million ICO
(Macau) -- The Macau Monetary Authority, or ACCM, has warned local financial institutions that they are banned from providing services to virtual currency-related...

9/29/2017

article New Virtual Currencies Hit Barriers in U.S. and 2 Other Nations
(USA) -- Regulators in the United States, South Korea and Switzerland all took independent steps on Friday to crack down on so-called initial coin offerings, a hot but...

9/28/2017

article Macau company in tie-up with Thai firm on $300 million initial coin offering
(Hong Kong) -- A Macau company and Thailand-based firm are looking to raise more than $300 million through what would be the world’s largest crypto currency...
article Macau’s Monetary Regulator Bans Virtual Currency Initial Coin Offerings
(Macau) -- The development of Macau’s gambling sector is progressing with rapid speed and the latest news never cease to surprise. This week the Monetary Authority...

9/25/2017

article Former Macau gangland boss enters into multibillion-dollar casino cryptocurrency deal
(Macau) -- A multibillion-dollar cryptocurrency “share” offer by a Macau gaming company has the backing of one of Asia’s most notorious former gangland...
article Ethereum co-founder and Mark Cuban put $25M toward Unikrn esports betting platform’s initial coin offering
(California) -- Some big names are participating in Unikrn’s unique initial coin offering. The Seattle startup launched an initial coin offering, or ICO, this past...

9/23/2017

press release Unikrn Raised $15 Million in Token Pre-Sale for Esports Cryptocurrency
(Washington) -- Unikrn, the world’s top regulated esports betting platform, announced the public token sale for its UnikoinGold esports cryptocurrency. This...

9/20/2017

article Wrangling the Wild West: SEC Steps in to Regulate Initial Coin Offerings
(New York) -- First, it was digital currencies like bitcoin. Then, it was distributed ledger technologies like blockchain. Now, another potentially groundbreaking...

9/18/2017

article BitPay wallet adds support for Bitcoin Cash
(Internet) -- Bitcoin payment processor BitPay has rolled out the beta version of its open source Copay wallet, which promises to make it easier for users to spend and...
article Asia Casino Token Sale to Move Forward
(Internet) -- Betstreak, which is dubbed the first licensed blockchain casino, is set to launch the BST token in an ICO on Oct. 1 with the presale starting in just a few...
article BetStreak to launch initial coin offering crowd-sale
(Internet) -- Licensed blockchain online casino BetStreak has announced that next month will see it initiate an initial coin offering crowd-sale of its own-branded...
article What Jamie Dimon Is Missing About Bitcoin
(New York) -- JPMorgan Chase’s chief executive, Jamie Dimon, is the most successful banker of his generation. He has successfully navigated a challenging...

9/16/2017

article How Cryptocurrencies Are Revolutionizing Online Gambling
(The Internet) -- Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan, reckons cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are a fad even though millions of people use it every day, including online...

9/14/2017

article Can rupee be replaced? RBI looking into cryptocurrencies, not comfortable with bitcoin
(India) -- The Reserve Bank is uncomfortable with "non-fiat" cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, its executive director Sudarshan Sen said today. "As...

9/11/2017

article Surging Bitcoin Markets Brace for Chinese Government Onslaught
(China) -- Bitcoin markets are nervously sitting in a holding pattern on Monday morning as multiple outlets have received confirmation that the Chinese government plans...

9/9/2017

press release Bitcasino Nominated at EGR Operator Awards
(Internet) -- Bitcasino Nominated Leading bitcoin casino Bitcasino, operated by the Coingaming Group, has been nominated for the 2017 EGR Operator Awards in the Slots...

9/5/2017

article HILTZIK: Bitcoin's price hit $5,000 last week. It's still a dumb investment
(California) -- Late last week, I noticed a spike in what we might think of as a certain financial index. It wasn’t the trading in a financial instrument per se,...

9/2/2017

article Malta’s Government: “Our Next Step is Blockchain”
(Malta) -- Red Herring recently reported on the small but burgeoning tech scene evolving in Malta, one of Europe’s smallest nations. Keith Abela, of the country...

8/31/2017

article Blockchain Betting Startup Cash Poker Pro Announces Official Launch and ICO Campaign
(Russia) -- Moscow-based blockchain poker room ‘Cash Poker Pro’ has announced its official platform launch and ICO campaign. Cash Poker Pro is a modern poker...

8/30/2017

article BLOG: Blockchain ICOs: Can China Issue The Death Penalty For Illegal Fundraising?
(China) -- The latest craze in Blockchain circles are Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), sometimes called Token Creation Events in order to reduce similarities with highly...

8/29/2017

article US would regulate cryptocurrencies
(USA) -- Libertarian Republican Congress members are preparing a measure to avoid the government’s control over cryptocurrencies system. The new financial modality...

8/25/2017

article Will the Maltese government legalize bitcoin gambling?
(Malta) -- Over the years, Malta has grown to become a major hotspot for the online gambling industry. By lowering taxes and making their gambling laws less restrictive...

8/21/2017

article SOOD: Esports Meets Cryptocurrency
(Washington) -- As gaming fans have flocked online to watch leading gamers play, the rapidly growing esports market has expanded from $194M in 2014 to what will be an...

8/12/2017

article Stockholm to Host First-Ever Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference in September
(Sweden) -- For the first time ever, Swedish capital of Stockholm will play a host to the Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference taking place on September 7.

8/11/2017

article Ivan Kondilenko to speak about bitcoin at CEEGC2017
(Hungary) -- The organisers of CEEGC2017 announced their next speaker who will join the first exclusive cryptocurrency panel in the Innovation Talk Series. Ivan...

8/7/2017

article Grandpa Had a Pension. This Generation Has Cryptocurrency
(New York) -- Most readers have probably heard of Bitcoin, the digital coin that dominates the cryptocurrency market. It has gained notice both because of its...

8/5/2017

article Bitcoin ATMs invade Philly, taking cryptocurrency to the masses
(Philadelphia) -- There's no shortage of bitcoin in Philadelphia. In Northern Liberties, Pa., the red-hot digital currency can be bought at a shipping services...

7/28/2017

article The World’s Most Infamous Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Launderer Nabbed at Last?
(Greece) -- The Russian known as WME has links to computer hacking, ransomware scams, identity theft, tax refund fraud schemes, corrupt politicians, and drug trafficking...

7/26/2017

article Beginning of altcoin’s end: US signals digital coins may be subject to federal securities law
(Washington D.C.) -- Sale of digital coins in the United States are subject to the country’s securities laws, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission declared...
article Greece arrests Russian suspected of running $4 billion bitcoin laundering ring
(Greece) -- A Russian man suspected of being the anonymous mastermind behind one of the world's oldest crypto-currency exchanges and of laundering at least $4...

7/24/2017

article Bucks burglary probe leads to a Montco hacker and possible $40M bitcoin theft
(Pennsylvania) -- Police on the trail of two missing laptops and a gold necklace followed it to the Montgomery County home of a self-described computer hacker who claims...

7/20/2017

article Hackers Just Stole $7 Million in a Brazen Ethereum Cryptocurrency Heist
(The Internet) -- Hackers hijacked cryptocurrency trading platform CoinDash on Monday just as it was in the middle of its initial coin offering, or ICO. It's the...

7/19/2017

article $31M stolen in hack that targeted initial coin offering companies
(The Internet) -- Ethereum wallets linked to at least three companies that have raised funds through initial coin offerings have been hacked, with about 150,000 ETH...

7/18/2017

article SOOD: Why Mark Cuban Has Chosen to Participate In Our UnikoinGold Token Sale (AKA) ICO
(Washington) -- In recent times, online betting has gained legitimacy in countries such as Australia, the UK, Europe and more. Esports, the next step in online gaming...

7/16/2017

article FunFair is making fair, transparent, and fast online casino games based on Ethereum
(USA) -- Jez San has been a pioneer in games, online gambling, and crytocurrency. And his latest startup, FunFair, allows him to combine all of those passions at once.

7/14/2017

article Malta could allow cryptocurrencies
(Malta) -- Malta Gaming Authority could allow the implementation of cryptocurrencies for the online gaming industry soon. Gaming operators could start offering the...

7/12/2017

article The Great Bitcoin Heist Ends in Itty Bitty Charges
(Japan) -- The trial of the former CEO of the collapsed bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox on charges of embezzlement and data manipulation opened Tuesday. Mark Karpelès pleaded...

7/9/2017

article Just A Giant Scam: Bitcoin Cops A Full Kohler Blast
(Internet) -- Crypto-currencies including bitcoin are a “giant scam”, according to the ABC’s financial commentator and Australian Business Review...

7/7/2017

article Billion-dollar Unregulated Gaming Industry to Embrace Blockchain
(Internet) -- Video games started off as arcade machines in the early eighties and were available only in designated areas. However, in the nineties, they migrated to...
press release FunFair To Build Fastest Ethereum-powered Gaming Platform
(Internet) -- Tech entrepreneur Jez San’s latest venture, FunFair Teechnologies, has raised a landmark sum from the presale of tokens that will eventually power...

7/6/2017

article What to expect from Bitcoin casinos
(USA) -- Bitcoin is a digital currency running on a blockchain network. It has high market value because one unit equates to 2583.48 US dollars currently.

7/4/2017

article Gambling blockchain ICOs all the rage
(Worldwide) -- TokenMarket.net has become the go-to website for anyone wanting to keep tabs on the lengthening list of blockchain-based gambling-related initial coin...

6/29/2017

article The bloke behind Star Fox is building a blockchain based casino. No, really
(UK) -- One of the brains behind classic Nintendo game Star Fox is launching a blockchain-based online gambling service that could leave regulators stumped – and...
press release Blockchain-Based DAO.Casino Launches Its Token Sale Today
(Internet) -- DAO.Casino, a project developing a universal blockchain-based protocol for online casinos, has announced the launch of its token sale with Ether...
article PKR founder Jez San punts on blockchain-based casino
(Internet) -- Jez San, the man behind online poker site PKR.com, is turning to blockchain to add transparency to gambling. PKR founder Jez San punts on blockchain-based...
article This Protocol Could Blockchainize Entire Online Gambling Industry
(Internet) -- Gambling might be one of the oldest traditions in the world and the history of humankind knows multiple instances of games in various cultures, both...

6/23/2017

article Esports bookie Unikrn to launch UnikoinGold, its own cryptocurrency
(Washington) -- Cryptocurrencies have become a standard feature of online gambling around the globe. It all started with Bitcoin several years ago, but as the idea...
article The Shady Side of Online Gambling with Bitcoins
(Internet) -- Ever since people started to trust Bitcoins, this modern currency became quite popular amongst business owners and casino operators especially. Since it...
press release Cryptocurrency Gambling company Monster Byte Inc. launches ICO
(Internet) -- Monster Byte Inc. owns a suite of long standing and profitable gambling websites that have been custom-built with proprietary technology owned by Monster...

6/19/2017

article Unikrn introduces its own cryptocurrency – UnikoinGold
(Washington) -- Esports only bookmaker Unikrn has had its own ‘Unikoin’ product to use on site for over two years. The company’s Founder and CEO Rahul...

6/18/2017

press release Bitcoin Casino FortuneJack Offers New Users 9 BTC Free
(Internet) -- FortuneJack, a leading bitcoin and cryptocurrency casino serving players worldwide, has announced the introduction of a new Welcome package promotion...

6/11/2017

article Congress blockchain caucus wants more bitcoin tax guidance from IRS
(Washington D.C.) -- A new group of lawmakers is attempting to get answers from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service on its tax requirements for digital currencies like...

6/9/2017

article Land-based casinos discovering cryptocurrency
(Internet) -- Since being introduced back in 1997, online casinos have mostly been entertaining young people.This is because a land-based casino can provide a better...
article Ten things you don’t know about the “Bitcoin casino” that could cause you to lose everything
(Internet) -- As there are so many noobs buying into the “Bitcoin casino” right now, especially in Asia, the crypto-currency is now attracting a lot of...

6/4/2017

article BTCC joins China’s major exchanges in resuming bitcoin withdrawals
(China) -- China’s withdrawal freeze has finally come to an end. BTCC joins China’s major exchanges in resuming bitcoin withdrawalsBTC China, the last of the...

5/18/2017

article Only Use Trusted Bitcoin Casinos When Gambling Online as a US Citizen
(USA) -- Over the past few years, there has been an increasing focus on gambling online with Bitcoin. Although not all online casinos accept cryptocurrency payments...
article The Evolution of Online Gaming with Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology
(USA) -- The adoption of new technologies in the virtual world happens not first in the mainstream businesses but the entertainment and recreation sector.

5/12/2017

article How Bitcoin Is Transforming Casino Industry
(UK) -- Bitcoin has been a blessing in disguise since its introduction in 2008. It’s currently the best alternative to traditional currency systems when viewed in...
article Dragon’s Tale: A Vision That Became More Than Just a Bitcoin Gambling Platform
(USA) -- Ever since online gaming caught up with cryptocurrencies, the number of Bitcoin casino and gambling platforms have skyrocketed. Among so many game titles on...

5/10/2017

article Bitcoin crosses $1,800 for the first time adding $3 billion in market cap in just four days
(UK) -- Bitcoin surpassed $1,800 on Thursday to a fresh record high, rising more than $100 in just two days, driven by comments from policy makers and positive noises...

5/6/2017

article A Bit of Fun – How Bitcoins Can Be Used To Fund Online Gambling
(Internet) -- When a shadowy, anonymous figure known only as Satoshi Nakamoto published a research paper in 2008, his findings would go on to change the world of finance...

5/5/2017

article CoinDirect launches its decentralised blockchain network
(Hong Kong) -- Nico Ami Lee, a Hong Kong blockchain developer, has launched CoinDirect, a cryptocurrency network that will allow online gamblers to send cryptoassets...

5/3/2017

article Cryptocurrency Increasingly Popular, Safer Payment Option For Sex Workers
(Las Vegas) -- Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have become increasingly popular with sex workers over the past few years. Now an exclusive Las Vegas strip club is looking...

4/16/2017

article Firm built on research of bitcoin’s ‘creator’ sold
(Malta) -- A company built around the research of Craig Wright, who claims to have invented the bitcoin cryptocurrency, has been sold to a private equity firm in a deal...
article Online gambling should adopt Bitcoin 'onboarding tool'
(Internet) -- The online gambling industry needs to get behind a new digital tool aimed at educating consumers on how to buy Bitcoin.

4/13/2017

article Bitcoin Casinos Dominate Gambling Market
(Internet) -- Certain technologies revolutionize the world. Bitcoin might revolutionize the way that you buy and sell products. Already, Bitcoin Casinos are starting to...
article Company Behind Bitcoin 'Creator' Sold to Private Investors
(Malta) -- A company built around the research of Craig Wright, who has claimed to have invented the bitcoin cryptocurrency, has been sold to a private equity firm in a...

4/9/2017

article Most Successful Btc Casino
(Internet) -- It’s a great development that there are now casino websites accepting bitcoin as a form of transaction. However, with the increasing number of casinos...

3/30/2017

article Online gambling and Bitcoin: How to protect your digital currency from the anticipated Hard Fork and possible Blockchain split
(USA) -- By April of 2016, the market price of BitCoin topped out at just over $400US. Sharp increases occurred in June exceeding $750US, after which pricing continued...

3/26/2017

article 'Scam Free' Gambling on Ethereum? Regulators Might Not Be Ready
(Russia) -- A world without gambling scams – that's just the latest big idea being tested on the ethereum blockchain. While much of the news lately has been on...

3/24/2017

article Guy Who Wants Everyone To Believe He Created Bitcoin, Now Patenting Everything Bitcoin With An Online Gambling Fugitive
(Internet) -- As you may recall, there was a giant fuss last year, when an Australian guy named Craig Wright not only claimed that he was "Satoshi Nakamoto...
article Is Bitcoin Gambling Legal in the United States?
(USA) -- While some users may not be too bothered about the legal status of bitcoin gambling in the United States, the topic is well worth looking into. Online gambling...

3/23/2017

article How Bitcoin Is Transforming Casino Industry
(USA) -- Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency that became known in the year 2008 as an alternative to traditional currency systems. Comparing such traditional currencies as Euro...

3/16/2017

article New EU draft law seeks to monitor bitcoin users
(Europe) -- Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) continue to seek to end bitcoin’s anonymity. Last week, the parliament drafted a new proposal that seeks to...

3/15/2017

article Bitcoin Casino Player Wins Record 216 BTC, Over $250,000
(USA) -- A Cloudbet casino player won a record 216 BTC in total prize winnings last week playing Troll Hunters, a game provided by IGA Slot Provider of the Year: Play...

3/12/2017

article DAO.Casino Announces Blockchain Based Decentralized Ethereum Gambling Ecosystem
(Internet) -- DAO.Casino’s Ethereum smart contracts based software expresses a practical business logic to support the growth of a fair and sustainable gaming and...

3/11/2017

article Bitcoin Casinos Recorded US$4,000 Worth of BTC Being Wagered Every Minute In February of 2017
(Internet) -- It is evident there is a bright future ahead of bitcoin in the online gambling industry With multiple casinos accepting bitcoin payments already, it is...
article Bitcoin’s ‘creator’ races to patent technology with gambling tycoon
(Australia) -- The man who last year made global headlines by claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of bitcoin, is working with a fugitive online gambling...

3/6/2017

article Depositing securely: using Bitcoin and e-Wallets for online gambling?
(USA) -- One of the biggest concerns amongst casino gamblers online is security. Not only do they need to be satisfied of the trustworthiness of the online casino, but...
article Top Online Casinos Take Notice of Bitcoin To Revolutionize Gaming Industry
(USA) -- Bitcoin can make a significant impact on the online gambling industry. Some people even suggest the concept of bitcoin is designed to revamp the poker industry...

3/4/2017

article Why You Won't See Bitcoin in a Casino Anytime Soon
(Nevada) -- As evidenced by a Google search for 'bitcoin casino', bitcoins and gambling go together like two pedals on the same bike. Bitcoin’s appeal as a...
article Bitcoin value surpasses gold; self-proclaimed creator and gambling tycoon race to patent technology
(Internet) -- Cryptocurrency and a payment system, Bitcoin, has for the first time surpassed the value of an ounce of gold, according to a BBC News report. On Thursday,...

3/2/2017

article Bitcoin’s “creator” races to patent technology with gambling tycoon
(Australia) -- The man who last year made global headlines by claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of bitcoin, is working with a fugitive online gambling...

2/26/2017

article Bitcoin.Casino Domain Sells for $28000 on Sedo in Record Sale
(Internet) -- As dot casino domains (.casino) start to rank better and better in the search engines, the demand for casino domains has surged. Online casino, gambling...

2/20/2017

article Italian officials claim mafia launders money with bitcoin gambling
(Italy) -- Italy has been known not only as one of the largest European economies but also as one of the largest economies that are kept in the shade. The main reason...

2/13/2017

article Will gambling be bitcoin’s last hope after Chinese crash?
(Worldwide) -- Thursday, 9th of February, can certainly be treated as the black day for the whole bitcoin industry. Until this day, bitcoin had been gaining momentum and...

2/12/2017

press release Bitcoin erases geographical boundaries
(Georgia) -- Bitcoin erases geographical boundaries, becoming more and more popular in online gambling. However, the absence of legislative digital currency definitions...

2/8/2017

article Italy, Bitcoin, Mafia and Gambling
(Italy) -- During the recent speech of the Italian Democratic Party member, Lucrezia Ricchiuti, it was expressed that Bitcoins are powering up Italian mafia and are...
article How Bitcoins Are Taking Over Online Casinos
(USA) -- Online casinos such as Red Flush Online Casino are getting quite popular because of the many benefits which online gaming offers to its players.

1/29/2017

article 2017 North American Bitcoin Conference recap
(Florida) -- I recently had the opportunity to attend the 2017 North American Bitcoin conference in Miami, Florida, which focused on Bitcoin, blockchain technology, and...

1/26/2017

article Italian policymaker links bitcoin to mafia-controlled casino ops
(Italy) -- Bitcoin is giving Italian mobsters a legal way to enter the gambling industry. Italian policymaker links bitcoin to mafia-controlled casino opsThat was the...

1/18/2017

article Bitcoin’s Early Year Rally Ends
(USA) -- The brief surge in Bitcoin value at the beginning of the year halted and the virtual currency fell back as much as 20 percent in the face of a strengthening...

1/17/2017

article Bitcoin is Eating the Entire Online Gambling Industry
(USA) -- Although not many people seemed to notice, Bitcoin was heavily integrated into various aspects of the online gambling industry in 2016. While there have always...

1/8/2017

article Bitcoin is Becoming the Next Big Thing in Online Casinos
(The Internet) -- Over the past few years, we’ve been hearing more and more about Bitcoin and its uses. It’s went from a niche way to pay for goods anonymously to a...

1/3/2017

article Why bitcoin just had an amazing year
(Worldwide) -- When surprises happen, people buy bitcoin. When Greece threatened to leave the European Union in 2015, investors surged into the digital currency. The...

1/2/2017

article Bitcoin Starts 2017 With a Big Bang
(USA) -- When Bitcoin started out a few years ago, it was easy to see that it was going to be a success, but few people really knew how big and how fast. After the first...

12/28/2016

article Gambling guide raises concerns over Bitcoin rules
(UK) -- An online gambling guide believes the Isle of Man's Bitcoin regulations could be at odds with anti-money laundering laws. The Isle of Man Gambling...

12/25/2016

article Bitcoin enjoys end of year price surge
(USA) -- The value of the Bitcoin virtual currency has hit a three-year high with each one now worth about $900 (£730). At the start of 2016, single coins were...

12/21/2016

article On Bitcoins, Tulips And IRS Tax Compliance
(USA) -- If the recent stir about IRS interest in bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies has you worried about whether your clients have been fooling with bitcoins or you...

12/17/2016

article Bitcoin Adds Privacy To Bitcoin Betting: Interview With Nitrogen Sports
(Nigeria) -- Sports betting websites have thrived on the Internet for many years. However they now face a new wave of competitors with a magic trick in their pocket:...

11/26/2016

article Blockchain Creating Trust for Online Gambling Industry
(USA) -- The interest in blockchain has reached a level that requires attention for all online gambling operators and participants. Following Bitcoin’s significant...
article Online Gambling Industry – worth some $40 Billion – Firing Up for Blockchain
(USA) -- The mainstream interest and new developments in Blockchain have now reached the point that, according to online gambling industry experts, Blockchain requires...

11/21/2016

article IRS Wants Court Authority To Identify Bitcoin Users & Transactions At Coinbase
(Washington D.C.) -- Okay, maybe it wasn’t quite that sweet, but it was definitely that broad. Last week, the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed paperwork in...

11/20/2016

article Coin Cloud to launch additional bitcoin ATMs in two Las Vegas casinos
(Las Vegas) -- Coin Cloud is a company that offers bitcoin ATMS in Las Vegas, having installed ATMS in the downtown area as well as along the Las Vegas Strip. The...

11/18/2016

article Bitcoin Users Who Evade Taxes Are Sought by the I.R.S.
(California) -- The Internal Revenue Service is on the hunt for people who used Bitcoin to evade taxes. The tax agency sent a broad request on Thursday to Coinbase, the...
article Choosing the Right Gambling Platform Made Easy by Reviews
(USA) -- Gone are the days when people used to throng into Casinos in Atlantic City and Las Vegas. The increasing number of online casino platforms have made it easier...

11/11/2016

article Whatever happened to bitcoin? Adam Draper has the answer
(California) -- Bitcoin, the virtual currency used by savvy techies and online black market traders, has faded from the public eye in recent months. But investor and...

11/5/2016

article Coin Palace Casino Awarded Seal of Approval
(The Internet) -- Another casino site has managed to attain Online Casino Reports’ (OCR) Seal of Approval. And the announcement is also notable for the fact that...

10/31/2016

article NetBet Now Accepts Bitcoin For Sports and Casino
(UK) -- NetBet Poker has become the first sportsbook and casino licensed by the UK Gambling Commission to accept crypto-currency Bitcoin for bets on its products. It is...

10/29/2016

press release Blockchain and Bitcoin Russia Returning to Show It’s Many Sides in November
(Russia) -- On November 10th in Moscow, the world will get the latest look at the status of Blockchain and its importance to iGaming. The Blockchain & Bitcoin...

10/22/2016

article BLOG: Bitcoin gains new legitimacy in gambling
(The Internet) -- For a few years now gambling companies based in the Caribbean, Central America and Kahnawake have been accepting bitcoin as payment, but it was...

10/18/2016

article NetBet first UK licensed operator to accept Bitcoin
(UK) -- Netbet has announced they will now accept Bitcoin stakes on their sportsbook and casino i-gaming products. Bitcoin payment service provider Bitpay will aid the...

10/15/2016

press release BitCasino.io Bolsters Its Bitcoin Casino Offering by Adding New Games
(Europe) -- BitCasino.io has bolstered its online casino portfolio with more than one hundred new games from Pragmatic Play. Under the deal, BitCasino.io will integrate...

10/11/2016

article Central Banks Consider Bitcoin’s Technology, if Not Bitcoin
(Worldwide) -- Bitcoin was created by libertarian-minded programmers with a deep suspicion of central banks and the national currencies they issue. Yet it is central...

9/18/2016

article Bitcoin Casinos Review – The 5 Best Sites for Bitcoin Gambling
(USA) -- I admit, gambling has never been my strong suit. Even though I enjoy the occasional online poker session I don’t tend to make this a habit. However, as...

9/14/2016

article The bizarre world of bitcoin ‘mining’ finds a new home in Tibet
(Tibet) -- Inside a metal shed in the Tibetan highlands of western China, thousands of microprocessors flank narrow corridors, generating a constant hum and stifling...

9/4/2016

article Bitcoin Continues To Turn Heads In The Online Gaming Industry
(Las Vegas) -- Bitcoin has seen its fair share of success in the online gaming industry already. Although most platform operators were wary of cryptocurrency at first,...

9/2/2016

article The Rise Of Bitcoin And Its Influence On Online Gaming - Why Operators Should Use It
(The Internet) -- Bitcoin has been enjoying a preposterous and an unbelievable journey since its origin in 2007, reaching noteworthy peaks and crossing obstacles before...

8/22/2016

article State of iGaming Online Gambling in the age of Crypto-currency
(The Internet) -- Gambling remains one of the greatest American industries with a never-ending potential for growth. Online portion of the industry is still relatively...

8/21/2016

article mBit Casino Launches New VIP Rewards Program for Customers
(Curacao) -- Casino representative Linda Murphy says that “this new VIP bitcoin casino player reward program was built with sizable input from existing affiliates...

8/19/2016

article UKGC Declares Bitcoin as a Cash Equivalent, Allows Gambling with It
(UK) -- Residents of the United Kingdom now have something to cheer about, especially if they love online gambling. The recent amendments made to the gambling...

8/17/2016

article Blockchain Pitched as Way to Simplify FX Trading Databases
(New York) -- A year-old technology firm wants to simplify currency markets by streamlining the way trading data is stored using blockchain-based technology. Cobalt DL,...

8/15/2016

article Security Behind Bitcoin Online Gambling
(Worldwide) -- First up, a little background. The original Bitcoin was launched by secretive and elusive computer programmer, Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008. Since then it has...

8/10/2016

article Bitcoin users losing money to hackers, shutdowns
(Ireland) -- More than one in six bitcoin users worldwide has lost money as a result of hackers or exchange shutdowns, a new survey by an Irish company has found.

8/7/2016

article BetKing.io Offers New Casino Titles From Major Developers
(Czechoslovakia) -- The casino has added four new games from Booming Games to its list of over 80 slot games provided by Booming Games and Endorphina. The entire list of...

8/5/2016

article Malta Gaming Authority still views Bitcoin as a risk
(Malta) -- Malta’s online gambling regulator is taking a wait-and-see approach towards allowing its licensees to handle transactions in digital currencies like...

8/3/2016

article Bitcoin plunges after hackers steal $65m from exchange
(Worldwide) -- Bitcoin plunged after one of the largest exchanges halted trading because hackers stole about $65 million of the digital currency. Bitcoin slumped 5.5...

7/28/2016

article Judge rules Bitcoin is not money
(Florida) -- A Florida man accused of money laundering is a free man today after a Miami judge ruled the Bitcoins used in the alleged transaction aren’t actually...

7/12/2016

article Blockchain: Wall Street's Most Game-Changing Technology Advance Since The Internet
(The Internet) -- These are difficult days on Wall Street. Regulations, concerns about global growth and slim returns on equity are driving executives to find ways to be...

6/20/2016

article Popularity of Bitcoin in Online Gaming Continues to Grow
(USA) -- Have you ever heard of Bitcoin? It is a digital currency and online payment system that users can use to make purchases and perform other financial transactions...

6/3/2016

article Coin Gaming launched bitcoin-only sportsbook ahead of Euro 2016
(Europe) -- Coin Gaming has launched Sportsbet.io, which is a new bitcoin-only sportsbook which will provide thousands of betting opportunities on the prestigious soccer...

5/30/2016

article Miami money-laundering case may define whether Bitcoin is really money
(Florida) -- In a Miami money-laundering case that is being closely watched around the world, an economics professor took to the witness stand Friday to offer a tutorial...

5/25/2016

article The Weird, Maybe Illegal World Of Bitcoin Gambling
(Washington D.C.) -- H.R. 707: Restoration of America’s Wire Act sought to firm up the 1961 Federal Wire Act in such a way that it would ban internet gambling.
article How can Bitcoin Gambling be Profitable?
(USA) -- Gambling is a very good way of earning extra money but is also the best way to lose all your investment. It is a form of entertainment that sets limits for the...

5/17/2016

article Can Bitcoin be the Perfect Tool for Online Gambling?
(USA) -- Since the beginning of the Internet, the gambling industry has always been an adopter of all new online technologies that have been coming around.

5/12/2016

article SoftSwiss Launches a White Label Casino for Bitcoin.com
(Switzerland) -- SoftSwiss is thrilled to announce the launch of a white label casino for Bitcoin.com, your number-one source for getting to know, use and love Bitcoin,...

5/3/2016

article Craig Wright really wants you to think he invented Bitcoin. Don't believe him
(Australia) -- For years, people have been trying to unmask Bitcoin's enigmatic creator, known only by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. Previous efforts have not...

5/2/2016

article Australian steps forward as bitcoin founder: 'I didn't take the decision lightly'
(Australia) -- An Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator, apparently ending one of...
article Craig Steven Wright claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto. Is he?
(Australia) -- IMAGINE that the paternity of a particularly brilliant child is in doubt, and someone steps forward to claim he is the father. In the real world a DNA...

5/1/2016

article Bitcoin Gambling Approved in Isle of Man by Regulator
(Isle of Man) -- The Isle of Man’s Gambling Supervision Commission (GSC) and Treasury have approved changes to the island’s gambling regulation that allow...

4/10/2016

article Treasury planning crackdown on bitcoin and cryptocurrency anonymity in bid to tackle criminal use of digital currencies
(UK) -- Ministers at the Treasury are planning a shake-up in the world of cryptocurrencies that will mean bitcoins and other virtual currencies can no longer be...

4/9/2016

article Three More Online Gambling Platforms Now Accept Bitcoin
(USA) -- To most people active in the world of Bitcoin and digital currency, it only makes sense for online gambling platforms to accept Bitcoin payments.

3/28/2016

article Convenient Payments for Online Casinos
(The Internet) -- When it comes to safe online casino games, the discussion will ultimately turn to the variety of payment methods accepted by specific platforms. It is...

3/27/2016

article Bitcoin & Blockchain Developers Set for Prague Conference
(Czech Republic) -- Crypto-currency has become a multi-billion dollar industry and more and more online gaming operators are offering Bitcoin as an accepted transaction...

3/16/2016

article How Playing at a BitCoin Casino Makes Gambling Online Easier
(USA) -- Bitcoins have been around for sometime now and as many people are aware of it, there are also many who still shy away from it. But there are many reasons that...
article The advantages of bitcoin casino gambling
(USA) -- Anyone with a bitcoin wallet will know that there’s always something new to do with bitcoins.

3/14/2016

article Dragon's Tale -- A Casino World of Mini-Games
(USA) -- Dragon's Tale is a unique game, and the first of its kind. Dragon's Tale was the first Bitcoin Casino game to offer its users the chance to play a role...

3/13/2016

article London Bitcoin Forum Taking Place Next Week
(UK) -- The QEII Centre will be hosting the London Bitcoin Forum on March 23 and 24. More than 900 attendees are expected to take part in the two-day event in the heart...

3/11/2016

article Las Vegas Sees Increased Bitcoin Distribution
(Las Vegas) -- Bitcoin distribution in Las Vegas has broad appeal. Vegas and bitcoin seem destined for each other as more businesses accept payments in the...

3/10/2016

article Las Vegas Sees More Business Volume Due To Bitcoin Acceptance
(Las Vegas) -- Accepting Bitcoin payments can do wonder for any business, and the gambling industry is at the top of that list. Various casinos and other gambling...
article Dragon’s Tale: A Perfect Gaming Platform for Bitcoin Users
(USA) -- Dragon’s Tale is one of the most innovative bitcoin related games. By introducing a whole new concept to both gaming and gambling, it has been marked the gaming...

2/4/2016

press release Bitcoin Casino BetCoin Launches Tor Enabled Anonymous E-Gambling on Darknet
(Hong Kong) -- ​BetCoin™ Bitcoin Casino has just announced launch of a new anonymous betting service aimed at players searching for a legitimate betting solution...

1/31/2016

article FortuneJack Rolls Out New Bitcoin Poker Platform
(USA) -- FortuneJack, one of the leading Bitcoin Gambling sites, recently announced the launch of their new Bitcoin Poker platform offering freerolls, up to 40% rakeback...

1/28/2016

article What Can We Expect From 2016 in Bitcoin Gambling?
(USA) -- The year of 2015 say the launch of multiple online casinos while All Slot Casino has proved to be one of the most successful. Last yeat it celebrated its 15-...

1/27/2016

article Bitcoin Video Casino Brings Attractive Opportunities for Cryptocurrency Users
(USA) -- If you think you can make the best use of your Bitcoin, Bitcoin Video Casino is the place for you as this online casino solely uses the cryptocurrency.

1/14/2016

article A Bitcoin Believer’s Crisis of Faith
(USA) -- Mike Hearn, a British computer programmer, holed up in his two-bedroom apartment in Zurich over several days and nights last week, writing a cri de coeur.

1/13/2016

article Suspected members of Bitcoin extortion group DD4BC arrested
(Europe) -- European law enforcement has arrested and detained two alleged members of a hacking group linked to DDoS attacks and Bitcoin extortion, DD4BC.

1/12/2016

article Bitcoin blockchain technology to revolutionize financial services
(Minnesota) -- Most people are familiar with bitcoin as a digital currency. It is believed more than 100,000 companies now accept bitcoin for payment. Blockchain...

1/4/2016

article Bitcoin Trading, The Digital Money for Gambling in 2016
(USA) -- Bitcoin trading is starting the 2016 year off strong. As a matter of fact, its stronger than its performance we seen January 2014. As of the last couple of days...

1/3/2016

article Bitcoin Offers Many Advantages to Online Gambling And Sports Betting Website Owners
(USA) -- Two of the major industries where Bitcoin has made an impact throughout the years come in the form of online gambling and sports betting.

12/29/2015

article Start-Up With Bitcoin in Its DNA Stumbles on Fund-Raising Trail
(New York) -- The newest venture from Blythe Masters, until recently a star banker at JPMorgan Chase, appeared to be an overnight success story in the making. Her start-...

12/22/2015

article Wolverton: The Bitcoin revolution can be hard to find at the mall
(California) -- This holiday shopping season, I found myself in a peculiar situation. I was at the mall. I was ready to shop for presents. But I couldn't find anyone...

12/10/2015

article Bitcoin ‘founder’ Wright’s home raided by Australian police
(Australia) -- Two technology news websites have identified Australian businessman Craig Wright as Bitcoin creator ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’. Both publications...

12/8/2015

article Has Bitcoin inventor Satoshi Nakamoto been outed as Craig Steven Wright?
(Australia) -- Has the mysterious inventor of the bitcoin and blockchain technologies finally been identified? On Tuesday, both Wired.com and Gizmodo.com.au published...

12/1/2015

article LimoPlay banks on bitcoin to get ahead of casino game
(USA) -- In a sea of casinos available online today, one platform is aiming to get ahead of the game. LimoPlay banks on bitcoin to get ahead of casino gameThere are more...
article Russia sings praises for blockchain, but not for bitcoin
(Russia) -- In most cases, bitcoin and the blockchain technology go hand in hand. After all, the entire bitcoin network relies on a shared public ledger, which, in turn...

11/13/2015

article Revolutionizing the Casino Industry with Bitcoin
(USA) -- Gambling with Bitcoin is one of the oldest usage cases that has now evolved from a niche into a healthy bitcoin industry. With a large portion of the estimated...

11/5/2015

article Why Bitcoin is changing the casino industry
(Curacao) -- Gambling is big business and according to a projection from the world’s largest statistical source Statista, it’s going to reach a net worth of...

11/4/2015

press release Why Bitcoin Is Changing the Casino Industry
(Curacao) -- Gambling is big business and according to a projection from the world's largest statistical source Statista, it's going to reach a net worth of $41....

11/3/2015

article Bitcoin's value is surging. Here are 5 charts on the growing Bitcoin economy
(USA) -- Bitcoin hasn't received the kind of hype in 2015 that it has in previous years. But outside the spotlight, the Bitcoin economy has continued to grow slowly...
article Bitcoin poker site operator gets probation
(Las Vegas) -- The Las Vegas man who pleaded guilty to running an illegal online gambling website that used Bitcoin was sentenced today to a maximum of two years’...

11/2/2015

article 'Bitcoin Is Where the Internet Was in 1995'
(USA) -- Few know the pulse of the bitcoin industry as well as Simon Dixon. Founder of a bitcoin-based crowdfunding platform named Bank to the Future and an investor in...

10/30/2015

article Will Mainstream Gambling Sites Accept Bitcoin Across the Board?
(USA) -- Online gambling is a global and rapidly growing industry that has nevertheless been hampered by regulatory issues. But as many current Bitcoin casinos have...

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