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Accounts certified: Bitcoin.de receives seal of approval

4. December 2014 // 0 Comments

Since the insolvency of MtGox back in February this year, many customers of Bitcoin companies have questioned whether their coins are secure. Customers of Bitcoin.de can now enjoy the certainty that they are. Europe’s largest Bitcoin marketplace has had its balances verified by an independent audit firm, after the marketplace and the auditors developed a unique method to verify existing stocks of coins. [...]

Bitcoin Monday Nijmegen

14. November 2014 // 0 Comments

Around the globe bitcoin enthusiasts gather periodically on Bitcoin Monday. In lieu of our brethren in Amsterdam, Bitcoin Monday Nijmegen is a monthly meetup held in the Nijmegen-Arnhem area. It’s happening again at Monday, 17. November, in the Café van OudsAugustijnenstraat 33, Nijmegen. Time: 7:00 PM. What will happen on the meetup? • Socialize with other great people interested in Bitcoin: newcomers, gurus and early pioneers, writers, entrepreneurs, economists, investors, activists, etc. • Demonstrate or pitch your latest Bitcoin project and engage in fascinating conversations. • Discuss topics on virtual currencies, such as: Bitcoin, Litecoin, Peercoin, Mastercoin, Open Transactions, OpenCoin.org, Ripple. Also, talk about social and economical effects of virtual [...]

Barcelona: Bitcoin Meetup @ BCNewt

9. November 2014 // 0 Comments

We welcome you to our next official meetup! The meeting space is cordially provided by BCNewt – a cool new co-working space in Barcelona. As always, this meetup is free to attend and it is intended to discuss bitcoins, as well as any other digital/crypto currencies. We share knowledge and insights into mining, trading and investing! We also give the opportunity to present your bitcoin business to others and learn about exciting new ventures. All talks and discussions are in English! Of course, Spanish speakers are free to have individual discussions in Spanish [...]

Bitcoin’s natural userbase

2. November 2014 // 0 Comments

The idea of a ‘natural partner’ was a common one in the 17th and 18th centuries, when the princes played their game of Cabinet Wars. It described the situation in which different princedoms were destined to be partners because they shared certain interests – whether territorial, economic or religious. So let’s consider who constitutes the ‘natural’ userbase of Bitcoin and other virtual currencies. What groups share a motivation – economic or ideological – to make Bitcoin succeed and become a real currency used in a real [...]

Welcome to Bitcoin Stockholm The BTCX|News blog turns 1 year. We want to celebrate it with YOU!

2. November 2014 // 0 Comments

Thursday, November 6, 2014, 4:30 PM, BTCX, Götgatan 22A, Stockholm: The BTCX|News blog turns 1 year. We want to celebrate it with YOU! Before the party, at 16:00, the afternoon will start with an introduction to bitcoin for people that are new to the concept, what it is, and what it does, by our marketing guy, Joakim. We will also teach those who are interested how to get your first bitcoin wallet and purchase your first bitcoin. Perfect for you who are new to bitcoin. Feel free to join this or drop in [...]

Bitcoin Drinkup:Bitcoin Budapest, Wednesday, November 5, 2014

1. November 2014 // 0 Comments

Bitcoin Drinkup:Bitcoin Budapest, Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 5:00 PM, HQ Café, Madách Imre út 13-14, Budapest: A Bitcoin Drinkup egy informális találkozó sorozat azok számára, akik szívesen megosztanák másokkal a Bitcoinnal kapcsolatos ötleteiket és tapasztalataikat, miközben segítenek minden érdeklődőnek, hogy képbe kerüljenek a Bitcoin használatának [...]

Bitcoin.de co-operate with acknowledged audit firm to verify customers’ bitcoin balances

25. September 2014 // 0 Comments

Bitcoin.de announced in March 2014 that it wanted to verify its customers’ bitcoin balances. To ensure valid results, bitcoin.de sought an acknowledged audit firm. After months of searching, negotiating and planning it is now going ahead: bitcoin.de is the first bitcoin trading centre to verify customer account balances via an external and acknowledged audit firm. The verification started on Monday, September 1st. Many customers have been approached by email and asked to confirm their [...]

August 12th: Bitcoin Meetups in Sweden and Norway

5. August 2014 // 1 Comment

“bitcoin i vardagen“: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 6:00 PM, Queens Pub, Ågatan 28, Linköping. Vårt första möte efter ett kortare sommaruppehåll. Temat vi tänkte är hur det fungerar att använda bitcoin i vardagen. Tex. för dagliga inköp i fysiska affärer, restauranger, pubar osv. samt även på nätet. Vilka erfarenheter har vi att dela med oss [...]
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