The nature of the modern world is that everything must be fast. Even complicated technologies such as Blockchain are forced into these mega-trends.
- JUL 10 DIGEST: Visa Exec Says Bitcoin Has a Future in Payments; BitFury Raises $20 Million in New VC Round
Visa Europe believes existing payments companies and new players should cooperate more openly; BitFury announced that it has raised US$20 million in its third venture capital round and more news878
Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending is positioned to reach US$77 billion this year, a 15-fold increase from 2012. It's the fastest-growing asset in finance, claims Bloomberg2512
Robot arrested after attempting to buy drugs on the Darknet, Digital currency exchange platform Kraken has started to accept MtGox creditor claims, Xapo partners with leading Latin American Taringa and more news761
Poland welcomes its first two-way Bitcoin ATM in Warsaw, Magic's new Bitcoin concierge service, Tails implements Electrum Bitcoin client, industry insiders hire major ad agency to rebuild Bitcoin image, altcoin community challenges Coinbase CEO to public debate, and more news that happened on February 25.344
Bitcoin Daily Digest about Kim Dotcom's MegaNet Will Use Blockchain, PokerStars Denies BTC Rumors, Bitcoin Foundation Members, Commonwealth Secretariat to Explore Bitcoin, Stolen BTMs in Amsterdam, Patrick Murck to Advise Lending Network BTCJa, Bitcoin Powers New Worldwide Cellphone Top-Up Service, Virginia Law Firm Accepts Bitcoin, eToro CEO Joins Board at Bitcoin Startup Colu, Russian researchers543
Bitcoin peer-to-peer lending site BTCJam was shut down for a short amount of time. Some user have claimed to have lost some bitcoin, at this time BTCJam denies that any bitcoins have been lost.357