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btc price, price of bitcoin, bitcoin price

The BTC price edged toward an all-time high last week, topping $1,100. While this peak was followed by a drop related to news out of China, 2016 was a year of highs, particularly in the past few months. The last time Bitcoin passed the $1,100 mark was in 2013, which begs comparison to last week’s […]

pay with bitcoin

When your customers pay with Bitcoin, SpicePay makes it as easy as possible. A single click does it all. Compare this with how much information has to be typed in when customers pay with a credit card. Time is money, so it’s always a good policy to make paying for your goods or services as […]

bitcoin payments transactions

Bitcoin payments could be much closer to going mainstream than many people think. The reason is not only that the list of merchants accepting bitcoin is growing by the minute. It is also because Bitcoin is maintaining a lower rate of volatility. In the past year, Bitcoin’s volatility rate has decreased substantially, from 4.9% at […]

bitcoin price

The Bitcoin price has reached heights not seen since 2014 in recent months. As 2016 draws to a close, all eyes are on it. Cryptocurrency prices are always a favorite Twitter topic for entrepreneur Vinny Lingham. For the uninitiated, he is one of the “sharks” on Shark Tank South Africa and one of bitcoin’s enthusiastic […]

bitcoin price

The bitcoin price has reached record highs lately, as geopolitical forces increasingly impact the bitcoin economy. Currency uncertainty, particularly in China and India, is stimulating dramatic increases in bitcoin transactions. Hence the soaring bitcoin price. We could be seeing the early rumblings of a greater upheaval to come – with the inauguration of U.S. President-Elect […]

bitcoin transactions, bitcoin adoption

Bitcoin transactions are increasing significantly worldwide. The week of 20th November was the busiest ever. Here’s a snapshot of this peak timeframe: • Two million bitcoin transactions • Tens of thousands of transactions backlogged for confirmation • 333,466 transactions processed in a single day High demand is driving prices up. Way up. The bitcoin price […]

segwit bitcoin capacity

As a way to increase bitcoin capacity, segregated witness (SegWit) has been a polarizing issue within the bitcoin community. By now you’ve probably heard the chatter, if not the rants. SegWit is a protocol designed to address the issue of bitcoin scalability. The idea is to separate the signature field of a bitcoin transaction from […]

bitcoin payments

If you’re part of the SpicePay Merchant community, you know our bitcoin payment gateway lets you easily accept bitcoin payments from customers anywhere in the world. It’s safe, affordable, and rapidly being adopted. Now we’ve added some new options and fine-tuned the system for cashing out your bitcoin payments, manually or automatically. Here’s what’s new […]

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Expect 2017 to be a very good year for Bitcoin’s price. That’s according to prominent Bitcoin investor Barry Silbert, who shared his ten predictions for the upcomming year. He recently shared his top ten predictions for 2017 at DCG’s annual Bitcoin & Blockchain Summit. Overall, DCG is excited about applying Bitcoin and its underlying blockchain technology to trade […]

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If you have a website, affiliate marketing can be an easy way to earn extra money. Here’s how it works: You promote an online business by putting banner ads and links to it on your website. When someone clicks a link on your site and completes a transaction, you earn a percentage of the profit. […]