German National Tourist Board Now Accepting Cryptocurrencies as Payment for Services

German National Tourist Board Now Accepting Cryptocurrencies as Payment for Services

Beginning March 5th, 2018, the German National Tourist Board, headquartered in Frankfurt, is accepting payment in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin for services, as a response to their interest in using the blockchain technology supporting cryptocurrencies in

Quebec Blogger Slams Government For Dissing Crypto Mining

Quebec Blogger Slams Government For Dissing Crypto Mining

The Quebec government's recent actions to detach cryptocurrency mining from the area has drawn criticism from Francois Remy, head of the electronic desk in Les Affaires, a Quebec newspaper, in a recent blog.

President Orders Airlines to Accept Petro, Cryptocurrencies

President Orders Airlines to Accept Petro, Cryptocurrencies

Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency keeps making headlines, as the country's cryptocurrency superintendent, Carlos Vargas, recently declared that airlines in Venezuela can currently take the Petro (PTR) and other cryptocurrencies as a payment system.

Square Sees Bitcoin as a 'Transformational Technology,' Could Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange

Square Sees Bitcoin as a 'Transformational Technology,' Could Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange

The company made waves last year when it announced that it was launching a Bitcoin trading pilot program through Money App, the firm's peer-to-peer transaction platform.

UK SME Owners Anticipate Cryptocurrency Going Mainstream by 2020

UK SME Owners Anticipate Cryptocurrency Going Mainstream by 2020

SME owners in the UK see cryptocurrency becoming mainstream in a couple of years, according to another survey by English card machine provider Paymentsense.