An increasing number of restaurants and small cafes accept Bitcoin in many different countries. And luckily they’re usually great places to go. If you’re determined to spend your digital currency on food, then we’re happy to offer you at least 10 real-world places to eat in.
1. Craving a slice of New York pizza? You should definitely head to Lean Crust Pizza in Brooklyn. Choose from more than 10 kinds of pizza or build one to your taste.
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Bitcoin is more than a cryptocurrency. It’s a risky concept that has so far, paid off. Many people thought that this couldn’t work, but it has. The concept? A peer to peer payment system.
Peer to peer payment gets completely rid of the middleman, in most cases the bank or government, allowing people to directly send payment from one person to another. This allows for lower transaction fees, and faster payment transactions, due to the fact that there is no middleman or third person to go through.
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The easiest way to describe a Bitcoin wallet is to think of it as the place where your bitcoins are stored, but it’s really much more than that. There are many different types of wallets that people use these days, and understanding how to use a Bitcoin wallet is the only way to make sure that you learn how to use the Bitcoin payment network correctly. After all, there’s no need for banks in Bitcoin, so you can be in complete control of your bitcoins if that’s what you want to do.
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In part one of this two part series, we talked about the basics of how Bitcoin wallets work and what your public and private keys mean when it comes to defining which bitcoins are yours. By the end of that post, it should have been quite obvious that private keys are the thing you need to guard with your life in the world of Bitcoin. Your bitcoins are only really yours if you’re the only person who has the private keys attached to those bitcoins, which is why Bitcoin wallet security is an important topic to study.
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Creator of Bitcoin: Who is he or she? Lately this man, or woman, has been making some headlines regarding his or her creation, Bitcoin. For the rest of this article, let’s assume it’s a man. Here are some facts on the person(s) that will shed some light on this elusive character(s) that’s started a revolution and the launch of 200+ cryptocurrencies.
- Satoshi is the currency itself. Satoshi is the smallest amount of BTC that is possible to send.
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Currently, one of the most popular hashtags within the Bitcoin industry is #Bitcoin2014, which stands for the biggest Bitcoin conference, organised by Bitcoin Foundation in Amsterdam. Too many “Bitcoin” words in the latter sentence? Well, one cannot ever calculate how many times this word is spoken out here, in the city of tulips, beautiful channels, legal marijuana and… Bitcoin.
The unofficial opening of this year’s conference started with an International Affiliate Summit — a closed event for the current and potential members of the Bitcoin Foundation.
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We continue reviewing popular online and offline platforms, which have chosen Bitcoin as a way of payment for their goods and services. Amagi Metals website is on our list today.
Bitcoin for Gold
As known, Amagi Metals company is into selling precious metals to its customers. Ironically, Bitcoins and gold are very much a controversial topic, with each side saying there product is better. What’s most ironic is that people are purchasing gold for Bitcoins, even though many are fans of their product, whether its Bitcoin or gold.
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Launched in 2009, bitcoin price was tremendously changing: from zero to 1300 USD in 2013, and 300 USD at the moment of this article.
What is Bitcoin Index?
For starters let’s define bitcoin price index (or bitcoin index as further). Bitcoin index is based on a weighted average of prices from exchanges all over the world. Due to high volatility bitcoin index is changing dramatically and when the bitcoin market valuation approached US$1 billion and few price index ups and downs, some people called bitcoin index a bubble.
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Last week we’ve announced a competition for CEX.IO users. As you remember, we asked you to create advertising for CEX.IO platform. Authors of the brightest pieces were promised to get 5 GHS, 10 GHS and 20 GHS for the 1st to 3rd places respectively.
Now it’s time to announce winners!
The first prize and 20 GHS go to Christian Sturm. Watch this magnificent video made by him:
The second one and 10 GHS go to Piotr Dominik and his video, which is available through the following link:
And our third winner, which gets 5 GHS, is Fábio Marianelli Rodrigues!
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Whenever you interact with an exchange or payment system, you are usually going to pay a fee to pay for the services provided. There are two types of fees or costs involved when taking certain types of action on CEX.IO, and these three fees are for transaction and maintenance. To understand how fees work on CEX.IO, you have to understand where each of these three fees comes into play. Let’s take a look at these three fees and when you can expect to pay them while using the CEX.IO platform.
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There are plenty of different factors that go into the price of the bitcoin at any one point in time, but all of these different variables can be summed up in nothing more than supply and demand. The bitcoin is the ultimate version of a free market because there is nothing tying the value of the world’s first major cryptocurrency to a specific price point. The market determines the price of a single bitcoin, and the Bitcoin market is subject to the same fear and panic that is usually seen in any other market in human history.
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Although Bitcoin has been showing high potential in the global financial sector, it still faces obstacles in various countries. One of the major problems that Bitcoin owners experience is using this digital currency in daily life for small pleasures, for instance buying a chocolate sundae. Right now in order to make a purchase you would need to scan a QR code using your smart phone or email the extensive Bitcoin address to the vendor. For the majority, making purchases with Bitcoin remains more complicated than using Visa or MasterCard.
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Before investing in any kind of tradeable asset, it’s important to understand the underlying factors that go into that particular asset’s overall value. There are a wide variety of different indicators to look at when it comes to the price of GHS, and understanding the economics behind Bitcoin mining is a vital aspect of making the right decision when it comes to investing in GHS. There are plenty of tools you can use to your advantage when it comes to figuring out the long-term value of GHS, and it’s important to factor in as many variables as possible when estimating whether or not GHS is a solid investment for your portfolio.
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An online music store called Sound Waves is on our list today. They have recently launched a new payment gateway, which means that you can buy tracks using Bitcoins. Sound Waves website has a great selection of different music. It is easy to browse by genres, such as Hip Hop, Chill Out, Trance, Techno/Minimal, D&B, Dub Step, Tech/Deep House, Electro and Progressive House. You can also look for music using the list of Artists.
We also recommend you checking Last Releases page, as it often has something new for music lovers, and the Video feature, for you to watch some great videos on the platform.
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