Epiphyte’s Crypto Solution for Banks Wins Sibos Startup Challenge

Epiphyte’s Crypto Solution for Banks Wins Sibos Startup Challenge   Crypto-finance company Epiphyte has won the SWIFT Innotribe Startup Competition at the Sibos 2014 technology and innovation trade show in Boston. The company earned the competition’s $50,000 ‘Top Startup’ award with cBridge, its first crypto product targeted at international banking and financial institutions. Epiphyte CEO and founder Edan…

400 European Banks Accept Bitcoin Purchase Agreement

400 EUROPEAN BANKS ACCEPT BITCOIN PURCHASE AGREEMENT   More European banks are becoming associated with Bitcoin. While short-term investors see the dollar price drop on Bitcoin, and panic sell in droves, Bitcoin gains another major international deal signing in Europe. 247Exchange.com, based out of Belize, has secured an agreement with Sofort Banking, providing Bitcoin purchasing access…

Trading Bitcoin Through Top Exchanges

TRADING BITCOIN THROUGH TOP EXCHANGES   I had some Bitcoin that I wanted to exchange for 25 Darkcoin 2.0 units recently, and I have never looked to receive any digital currency besides Bitcoin before. So I figured this would be the perfect time to dip my toes into the digital currency exchange market, and see…

Why Travel Could be Bitcoin’s Killer App

Why Travel Could Be Bitcoin’s Killer App   Though undeniably popular with its ardent supporters, bitcoin is arguably still searching for a practical application that makes it indispensable to mainstream users. That doesn’t mean there aren’t real use cases for bitcoin that could bring the kind of payments revolution many in the industry are hoping…