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Coincheck aims to bring full-service bitcoin platform to Japan

Posted on 11th September, 2014

Is bitcoin finally gaining traction in Japan? Even before the collapse of Mt.Gox, the country has been equal parts skeptical and disinterested in the cryptocurrency concept. In June, the country’s ruling party issued a statement claiming that there was no need to create bitcoin regulation, referring to the Japanese bitcoin industry as a “sprout.” If […]

Yelp unveils support for bitcoin-accepting businesses

Posted on 29th April, 2014

After a business decides to test the waters of bitcoin payments, it still faces a significant challenge: Letting people know about it. While it is true that many businesses experience a bump in publicity and interest shortly after accepting bitcoin, apart from window decals and stickers near a cash register, there are few ways to […]