Education for Bitcoins

Education for Bitcoins

 

With more and more businesses and organisations accepting Bitcoin every day, there is sure to be an interest in using Bitcoin to pay for education. While Bitcoin acceptance still has much progress to be made, especially in schools and universities, there are a few places where students who wish to further their education and pay their tuitions with the digital currency.

King’s College — New York, NY, USA

The King’s College in New York city claims to be the first accredited college in the United States to accept Bitcoin.

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Top-5 Bitcoin Firsts

Top-5 Bitcoin Firsts

Once in a while we hear the inspiring, amusing and often ridiculous stories about Bitcoins, the innovative cryptocurrency that is taking the world by storm. Here is an overview of the Bitcoin’s first achievements in integrating into the mainstream.

The first transaction

Some of you might have heard the story about the incredibly pricy pizza bought for Bitcoins. On May 21, 2010, an IT specialist Laszlo Hanyecz from Florida transferred 10,000 Bitcoins to an unknown Bitcoin-enthusiast in England, who would order a pizza from a Laszlo’s local Papa John’s and got it delivered to him.

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Argentina’s Default and the Opportunity For Bitcoin

Argentina’s Default and the Opportunity For Bitcoin

It is time to cry for Argentina. It has not kept its promise, and now things are in disarray with the peso. At the same time however there may be a way out through the bitcoin.

The Beginning of the Problems

It is not the first time that Argentina has had problems with its payments. It also happened in 2001 and on six other occasions since independence from Spain in 1816.

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Bitcoin Startups: BitPagos

Bitcoin Startups: BitPagos

There are a large number of new Bitcoin startups popping up on what seems to be a daily basis these days; however, only a few of these companies are actually helping people in the developing world gain access to the Bitcoin ecosystem. BitPagos is one of these companies, and their goal is to help merchants gain access to bitcoins by selling their goods and services to people all over the world. They market themselves as the opposite of BitPay where merchants can allow their customers to pay with credit cards and then have that fiat converted into bitcoins.

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Bitcoin startups: Find freelancers for bitcoins at bitlance.biz

Bitcoin startups: Find freelancers for bitcoins at bitlance.biz

 

A number of Bitcoin startups are emerging all over the world. Some of them are made in purpose to increase popularity of cryptomoney, while others use Bitcoin as easy and accessible way of payment. We’d like to introduce the most interesting and ambitious startups on our blog, so meet the very first one – Bitlance.

Bitlance.biz is a freelancing marketplace powered by bitcoins. Whether you are a freelancer offering your services, or you are a businessman looking to hire a freelancer, Bitlance is the one-stop source where people from all over the world get things done.

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