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You Can Now Pay For Your Holiday In Bitcoins

If you have invested a lot of money into Bitcoins, and are wondering what to do with them, why not treat yourself to a holiday. You can now book everything you need, from flights, to accommodation and even your car rental, and pay for them with this popular virtual currency. Bitcoins value has absolutely skyrocketed in the past couple of months, which has made this cryptocurrency very popular indeed. This alternative currency is slowly creeping into the mainstream, and whilst it was only professionals investing before, everyday people are now dipping their toes into this ever growing pool. This has...

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Move Over Internet Cafés, Cryptocurrency Cafés Are Now Here

Singapore is now home to its first cryptocurrency café that is located just a street away from its Central Bank. The business is owned and operated by an investor who is promoting his own digital coin. The café was opened on Thursday, and sells ‘hand brew’ coffee, sandwiches and eco-friendly beauty products, but will only accept payment in the form of Bitcoin, its own virtual currency Ducatus and other cryptocurrencies. The opening, and promotion of his own currency has come the same week as the Monetary Authority of Singapore expressed concern over cryptocurrencies, warning investors to exercise extreme caution towards...

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Car Dealership Now Accepting Bitcoin

If you have invested in Bitcoins, there is some good news, as you can now use your virtual currency to purchase a car. A car dealership in the suburbs of Albany is now accepting the popular cryptocurrency. Is this a crazy idea, or is it simply moving with the times? Cryptocurrencies, whilst still relatively unknown are becoming more and more popular. Whilst Bitcoins aim of replacing traditional currency seems very far off, more and more places are starting to accept this as a form of payment, and this car dealership is no different. Michael Severance spoke about his garage, Michael’s...

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North Korea Is Making Money Hacking Cryptocurrency Exchanges

It has emerged that North Korean hackers have made millions in various cryptocurrencies in recent weeks, thanks to a series of successful cyberattacks. Reuters reported that even more attacks from North Korea are to be expected, as international sanctions force the country to find new ways to make money. The government has been blamed already for the WannaCry virus, which was responsible for infecting hundreds of thousands of computers in the Spring. This was widespread, with the effects being felt in 150 countries. Although the exact reason behind these attack is unclear, it is thought that Bitcoin hitting new price...

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Bitcoin investors who forget their passwords turn to Hypnotherapy

For those few lucky bitcoin investors who bought into the cryptocurrency when it first began, help is in sight if they have forgotten their passwords to their wallets. A Hypnotist from South Carolina has begun offering to help those who have forgotten their passwords or misplaced their storage devices. The Hypnotist, Jason Miller, charges One Bitcoin with an additional 5% of the amount that is recovered. However, he claims that this rate is flexible. “I’ve developed a collection of techniques that allow people to access older memories or see things they’ve put away in a stashed spot,” he told The...

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