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The gloves are off for Bitcoin legality – Canada has implemented what is the first official national law on Bitcoin use.
More and more Bitcoin ATMs are about to pop up in various locations all over the world.
It's getting easier and easier to pay your day-to-day expenses in cryptocurrency. Now you can add to the list gas, electric, cable, and cell phone bills.
Canadian blockchain technology startup Blockchain Tech Ltd (BTL) has been successfully listed on the VentureBoard of the Toronto Stock Exchange, with the tracker BTL (TSXV:BTL).
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Continuing its open ear policy towards digital currency, the Canadian Senate last week held an in-depth Q&A with an industry spokesperson on the topic of handling Bitcoin in the long-term.
The Canadian Senate has decided to protect Bitcoin from massive government regulation opting to approach the new technology with “a light regulatory touch – almost a hands-off approach.”
Anthony Di Iorio, the founder of the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada (BAC), has resigned from its position as Executive Director and member of the Board to focus on his businesses. He will continue to help support the organization in an advisory position.
DopeCoin, the world’s first cannabis-themed digital coin, has announced the first official Grow Network for DopeCoin, with the first grow opening in Canada.
Bitcoin brokerage BitNational is set to roll out the largest bitcoin brokerage and ATM network in Western Canada, as it looks to increase trust and access to Bitcoin in the region and beyond.
The first instant remittance service to the Philippines has launched, using Bitcoin to facilitate near-real time funds transfer to the country.
Kraken announces acquisition of two of the oldest Bitcoin exchanges - Coinsetter and Cavirtex. Kraken is now officially coming to North America.
Vancouver-based Bitcoin exchange QuadrigaCX, announced it will start to trade under the public company name "Quadriga Fintech Solutions" by early April 2015.
While billions of people around the world lack access to bank accounts and credit cards, those who have easy access to such services are choosing to give them up.
According to owner and president Dave Bradley, Bitcoin Brains is perhaps the world’s first full-service, brick-and-mortar Bitcoin store in the world — certainly in Canada.
CRA has announced it views Bitcoin and digital currency as “specified foreign property” for tax purposes.
Canadian startup YesToBitcoins.com announces a new service that allows local users to pay their credit cards bills using the digital currency.
Real Coin Tickers team developed a “more complete” alarm clock and are going to open a crowdfunding to enable mass production of “physical” Bitcoin ticker.
More and more Bitcoin ATMs are popping up in various locations all over the world.
On November 13, Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins gave a speech at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, on 'Money in a Digital World,' where she tackled the topic of 'e-money,' dissecting both the benefits and risks of such innovations, and said that Canada's central bank was "undertakin...
Online medical inquiry platform Ask The Doctor now accepting Bitcoin as a payment option for medical inquiries, aims to increase privacy in medical payments.
Blockgeeks, a talent marketplace and knowledge-sharing platform that is focused on the emerging Blockchain movement, is launched in Toronto, Canada.
Deloitte puts a Bitcoin ATM in their Toronto Rubix office for Blockchain purposes.
A model in new research for the Bank of Canada predicts that the exchange rate of virtual currencies will become less sensitive to speculation as it becomes more established.
Developing events reveal a pronounced step in the expansion of the Bitcoin market in Canada and Australia if the recent actions of Netcoins is anything to go by.
The appointment of South Africa’s Llew Claasen as the new Executive Director of the Bitcoin Foundation has been announced at the Blockchain Training Conference / DEVCORE in Canada.
Walmart Canada decides to stop accepting Visa cards starting 18 July. It considers the fees charged by Visa are too high. Can Bitcoin provide a viable alternative to high charging payment processors like Visa?
According to a cyber-security survey, 33% of UK companies are buying Bitcoin in anticipation of ransomware attacks. This comes after a Canadian university paid 20,000 Canadian dollars in Bitcoin for the encryption keys to their data this week.
A class-action lawsuit filed in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice against the now infamous former Bitcoin exchange, Mt. Gox, and its owner Mark Karpeles, is to be dismissed
CoinTelegraph speaks to Canadian Bitcoiner Kyle Kemper about Social Wallet, a nonprofit that hopes to digitize every aspect of a physical wallet, money, services, and identity.
CoinFest, the world’s first decentralized currency convention, has announced the launch of CoinFest 2016, claiming more than 20 cities already planning to participate.
BitAccess, the popular Bitcoin ATM manufacturer, has implemented Bitcoin purchases at over 6,000 locations in Canada.
With a Bitcoin exchange index of over 600BTC per day, Bitcoin is very popular in Canada, says Moe Adham, Co-Founder of BitAccess.
Bitcoin ATMs are quite popular, but the high machine cost and Bitcoin inventory requirements put it out of reach of most retailers. Netcoins has a solution.
Bitcoin utility payments are not very popular at the moment. Most such services are designed for users that are already familiar with Bitcoin.
What do you do to prevent or treat hangover after a great New Year’s celebration? Are there any special hangover remedies that you can buy with Bitcoin?
Carolyn Wilkins recently warned banks about the effect that cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin can bring to the monetary policy.
Coin ATM Radar, CoinTelegraph’s partner in covering the ever-growing worldwide BTM network, just released an iOS app that will let you find your nearest Bitcoin ATM while you are moving about Toronto, Kuala Lumpur, or wherever you find yourself.
The Dominion Bitcoin Mining Company of Saskatchewan has been under a cease-trade order since May of 2014. The order, issued by the Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority (FCAA) was originally filed because the FCAA accused the company of seeking investors without properly registering their intent. While the original ...
Despite the continuing mystery on the regulation issues that face the Bitcoin community, many businesses continue to add Bitcoin as a payment option for their customers.
Who is making it easier to buy, sell and exchange Bitcoin? CoinTelegraph is curious to find out, which is why we have partnered with Coin ATM Radar. The website regularly updates a helpful and navigable Bitcoin ATM map, to get the most comprehensive data about new BTMs as they go online.
Bitcoin ATMs are spreading around the world at an incredible speed.
The ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) believes Bitcoin isn't a threat to neither cash nor established electronic payments methods, but recommends increased control and support among the Bitcoin ATM network.
QuadrigaCX, the current largest bitcoin exchange in Canada has announced their plans to install two-way bitcoin ATMs developed by BitXatm in major cities throughout Canada, including Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal.
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