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Multi-player battle gaming can now happen on the Bitcoin Lightning Network, courtesy of Satoshis.Games. The platform, introduced during the latest LN conference, allows players to earn and spend BTC directly, during the gaming process. Game Integrates with Bluewallet and LN Payment Channels The Lightning Network has opened doors to long-awaited BTC microtransactions, and has found […]
Lightning service provider Sparkswap now features a desktop application with a first-of-its-kind killer feature: USD-to-bitcoin purchases that deposit sats directly into a user’s Lightning wallet. Dubbed “Sparkswap Desktop,” the new product “allows consumers for the first time ever to buy bitcoin directly into their Lightning wallets using USD,” according to a press release shared with […]
The wallet supports iOS for now but will expand into Android soon.
If you’re in the UAE and want to buy some bitcoin, you can do so without KYC from the first Bitcoin ATM in Dubai. Don’t get too excited, though. You can’t make withdrawals yet–and you’ll need to show ID when you do. The First Bitcoin ATM in Dubai The good news is that Bitcoin ATMs […]
After much testing and hard work, Citowise is announcing the first stage of their new platform – corporate.citowise.com With this solution, everyone can acquire a ready-made company with a crypto-friendly bank account in 4 jurisdictions: England, Cyprus, Marshall Islands, and Northern Ireland. This package deal can be purchased with bitcoin, and within minutes users are […]
Using the Lightning Network, more than 150 people bought Domino’s pizza with bitcoin this week.
A new consumer app enabling anyone in the US to order pizza using Bitcoin via the Lightning Network launched last week. LN Pizza ‘Spurs Awareness And Adoption’ Lightning Pizza, the latest offering from San Francisco-based Bitcoin payment app Fold, claims to be the “first Nation-wide retail service powered by lightning payments meant to spread utility […]
Want to convert your altcoins to bitcoins this Christmas? Coinbase has launched Coinbase Convert, a new feature that allows retail users to make direct crypto-to-crypto conversions on the exchange. Quick Crypto Conversions The new feature, which was announced on December 17, 2018, will allow customers to sell one cryptocurrency to buy another, saving traders both […]
Compound, a crypto money market, launched today on ethereum. Now hodlers can earn interest on their crypto.
Amid regulatory uncertainty, the ICO industry has all but cut off retail investors. But will a new model open it up again? Civil is testing it.