Overstock.com (OSTK) began accepting bitcoin as a form of payment in January 2014, becoming the first major retailer to allow these forms of cryptocurrency.
Greenpeace’s seemingly enthusiastic backing of bitcoin — its website lists the currency as a way to give money alongside traditional forms such as dollars and euros — may be even more surprising when viewed alongside data showing that it burns up more energy than most countries.
Comcast on Wednesday announced that it will give $1,000 to over 100,000 of its employees as a result of the passage of tax-cut legislation in Congress, as well as the FCC’s repeal of net neutrality.
The Boeing Company, America’s largest aerospace firm, tweeted Wednesday that the just passed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will allow them to spend $300 million on “employee-related and charitable investment.”
A car dealership in suburban Albany is accepting bitcoin purchases.
Charlie Lee, the creator of the world’s fifth-biggest cryptocurrency, Litecoin, announced shortly after midnight that he was cashing in his profits after a torrid, 9,300% rally in the past 12 months. In a post on reddit, the San Francisco-based software engineer who founded litecoin in 2013, said that he sold and donated all of his holdings over the past few days.
In 2018 central banks will hold cryptocurrency, alongside gold and foreign currencies, according to the CEO of Blockchain.info, Peter Smith.
Governments have abused and distorted our money. How about a ‘Bitcoin standard’…?
Would you rather own 100% of Wal-Mart or every Bitcoin in existence?
The price of bitcoin has shot up to 20,000 US dollars, doubling in value since it hit the 10k mark in late November.
“Money is a network. People believe in the U.S. dollar, it has more value. People believe in bitcoin, it has value. People believe in gold, it has value. And that’s not a linear increase. By definition, the more people that get into bitcoin, it makes it more valuable, and when we try and take like equities or stock bubble-type frameworks to bitcoin, it’s really — it’s misguided, because it’s a network, it’s not a company,” Cameron said during an interview on FOX Business’ “Wall Street Week.”
TD Ameritrade and CME are jumping into the burgeoning bitcoin futures market. The move comes on the heels of a slow, yet respectable start in the same market by the largest US options exchange company, the Cboe.
If there’s any doubt Tesla Inc. isn’t just a car company anymore, its brand-new Manhattan showroom should put it to bed. On Friday, Tesla opens a store in New York’s Meatpacking District that, for the first time, will sell cars, solar panels and batteries permanently under one roof.
Trend Forecaster Predicts: “Bitcoin Will Soar Over $100,000… It’s The Gold Standard Of Digital Currency”
According to a recent short film by Future Money Trends, we’re just in the opening stages of a revolution that will eventually lead to the death of centrally printed paper currencies.
Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family’s 21st Century Fox for about $52.4 billion in stock, including film and television studios and cable and international TV businesses, as it tries to meet competition from technology companies in the entertainment business.
The real prosperity will be for the visionaries, entrepreneurs, and investors who back them– those who develop this technology and apply it in ways that fundamentally change the way we engage in finance and commerce.
So if you feel like you ‘missed’ Bitcoin, don’t worry: we’re just at the beginning of this phase… you haven’t missed anything.
The federal government collected record total tax revenues of $443,715,000,000 in the first two months of fiscal 2018 (Oct. 1, 2017 through the end of November), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement.
The worst is yet to come for American shopping malls.
How much would you put at risk to invest in the hottest digital currency in the world? For some people, the skyrocketing value of Bitcoin is worth putting their own homes at stake.
PepsiCo Inc (PEP) has reserved 100 of Tesla Inc’s (TSLA) new electric Semi trucks, the largest known order of the big rig, as the maker of Mountain Dew soda and Doritos chips seeks to reduce fuel costs and fleet emissions, a company executive said on Tuesday.