Coinbase CEO Says Apple Stifling Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Adoption – Here’s How

Coinbase CEO Says Apple Stifling Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Adoption – Here’s How

The CEO of the digital currency exchange Coinbase says Apple is hampering the adoption of Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies. According to Brian Armstrong, the tech giant has not been very welcoming of opportunities that involve cryptocurrencies. “Apple has been very restrictive and hostile to cryptocurrency…

Bitcoin Adoption Is Booming in Africa – Here’s Why

Bitcoin Adoption Is Booming in Africa – Here’s Why

Bitcoin (BTC) is booming in Africa as small business owners and migrant workers turn to the flagship cryptocurrency for speed and convenience in sending payments and remittances. Data from blockchain research firm Chainalysis reveals that the monthly BTC transfers to and from Africa worth less…

Square Aims to Stop Patent Trolls From Killing ‘Bitcoin Adoption’

Square Aims to Stop Patent Trolls From Killing ‘Bitcoin Adoption’

In brief Square has formed the Cryptocurrency Open Patent Alliance. Members must pledge not to use their crypto patents except defensively. Additionally, a shared patent library will help members defend themselves as needed. American financial services firm Square has been a major proponent of cryptocurrency,…

Blockchain Adoption Lacks Evidence, Firms Use It For Non-Existing Problems – Report

Blockchain Adoption Lacks Evidence, Firms Use It For Non-Existing Problems - Report

Source: Adobe/vchalup Blockchain is used by a number of companies that do not have clearly defined problems they claim to have solved with the novel technology, according to a recent report. It concluded that nearly half of the examined companies showed no evidence of a…