Post Tagged with: "BitPay"

‘Secret’ Bitcoin Meeting in Montreal [VIDEO]

by September 2, 2015 at 2:45 pm 0 comments

A “secret” meeting will take place in Montreal soon to hash out bitcoin protocol issues, like expanding the blockchain size. It’s such a secret meeting, that Sinny Singh, the chief commercial officer of Bitpay, touts it in the video below, which also includes other bitcoin insider “secrets.”

2014 Innovators to Watch: 9 to 15

2014 Innovators to Watch: 9 to 15

by July 1, 2014 at 11:20 am 1 comment

9. Scott McCormack, President, Social Money  Social Money is a fintech startup with a number of products, including SmartyPig — an innovative take on that peskiest of financial products, the savings account. With a social take on savings and goals — sharing them with friends — Social Money is aRead More

Bitcoin Companies Sponsoring Bowl Game, Concerts

Bitcoin Companies Sponsoring Bowl Game, Concerts

by June 18, 2014 at 11:22 am 2 comments

Get used to ESPN commentators referring to the “Bitcoin Bowl” for the next three years. In an effort to go mainstream and appeal to a younger demographic, companies dealing in bitcoin and other virtual currencies are adopting some unique marketing campaigns — including sponsorships of college football Bowl games and music festivals.Read More

Another $20M FinTech Round, This Time for Bitcoin Mining Shop BitFury

Another $20M FinTech Round, This Time for Bitcoin Mining Shop BitFury

by May 30, 2014 at 4:06 pm 0 comments

Financial technology startups have been raising lots of capital recently. Add Bitcoin mining manufacturer BitFury to the club of startups that have scored a +$20 million funding round. The company, which creates powerful machines, processors, and chips to mine for Bitcoin, closed a massive round of financing earlier today, ledRead More

VIDEO: Details on Circle’s Recently Unveiled Bank Account for Bitcoins

VIDEO: Details on Circle’s Recently Unveiled Bank Account for Bitcoins

by May 16, 2014 at 7:20 pm 0 comments

Bitcoins just got their first bank account — almost. Circle, a Boston-based bitcoin startup, emerged from stealth today at Bitcoin 2014 in Amsterdam with a consumer-facing bitcoin app that is built to resemble an online bank account. Co-founder Jeremy Allaire (of Brightcove fame) explains the service in the video below,Read More