With any new industry, the opportunities come first and the regulations usually follow. The Bitcoin ATM industry is pretty new, with the first machine in the U.S. going online in February 2014 and as of this writing, there are 2,227 Bitcoin ATM kiosks in the U.S. and a total of 3,750 crypto ATM kiosks worldwide. […]
“Bitcoin is a technological tour de force.” — Bill Gates, Founder of Microsoft “I do think bitcoin is the first [encrypted money] that has the potential to do something like change the world.” — Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal “Bitcoin is going to change the world from a money transactional standpoint, not just for Africa, […]
Today Coinsource, the world’s largest Bitcoin ATM operator, became the first in its field to receive the highly-sought-after approval of the New York Department of Financial Services and was granted a Virtual Currency License. Following a three-year application, review and approval process, Coinsource joins only 11 other companies in the cryptocurrency space to receive this […]
Bob Dylan had no idea that his lyrics in “Mr. Tambourine Man” would someday become a real possibility, but Sir Richard Branson is making space flight dreams a reality. Virgin Galactic will be in space for test flights “in weeks, not months” Branson said on October 9, 2018. He continued, “And then we will be […]
Tilman Fertitta may be the richest “hospitality mogul” you’ve never heard of. Fertitta Entertainment, solely owned by Chairman and CEO Tilman Fertitta of Houston, owns the restaurant giant Landry’s Inc., the Golden Nugget Casinos and Hotels, and the NBA Houston Rockets. Landry’s has over 600 properties in 36 states and consists of more than 50 […]
Anyone watching the bitcoin market is aware of the ups and downs of this digital currency. The world’s first bitcoin transaction was in January 2009 when programmer Hal Finney downloaded the bitcoin software and received 10 bitcoins from Satoshi Nakamoto, pseudonym of the creator of the currency. In its early days, and up until April […]
In this quick video, MICA explains some of the basics about Bitcoin. You can subscribe to our YouTube channel here.
Where there is money, there will always be scammers who try to steal it. And digital money is easier to steal and get away with since the criminal can remain anonymous. Before you buy, sell, exchange, send, or even talk about Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies with a stranger, be aware of these commonly observed scams […]