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New record set for Bitcoin domain

27 Feb 2017

A new record for Bitcoin-related domain sales has been claimed by Sedo, which has reported that the domain Bitcoin.Casino has been bought by Florida-based Casino Holdings Inc., for $28,000. That’s a record for the new domain extensions sector, although way behind more traditional .com domain sales like Gambling.com, which back in 2011 went for $2.5 …

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Bitcoin operator claims launch of first virtual currency sports betting

29 Aug 2015

BetCoin Bitcoin Entertainment Network (BBEN) claims it has debuted the first virtual sports offering for its players, rolling out its entry into the sportsbook sector with virtual sports and virtual displays for live events, all available for desktop and mobile Bitcoin gamblers. The virtual displays for live events is punted as especially appealing to mobile …

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Bitcoin furore over new XT version

18 Aug 2015

Users of the Bitcoin virtual currency are reportedly unhappy with the new Bitcoin XT version developed by Mike Hearn and recommended by the currency’s chief scientist, Gavin Andresen…but the latter says that consumers are starting to come round to the idea, with 10 percent of the network embracing the new product within the last few …

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New Bitcoin-only sportsbook

4 Aug 2015

BitCasino.io has expanded its offer to include a bitcoin-only sportsbook in anticipation of the kick off of the English Premiership football season later this week. The operator said due to customer demand the “sportsbook will provide over 10,000 live betting markets per week, including popular fast-developing betting sports such as MMA and eSports”.

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SoftSwiss launch Bitcoin white label

12 May 2016

SoftSwiss has launched a white label casino for Bitcoin.com, saying the company is now on the highway to making Bitcoin ever-more widespread. “The current white label partnership can be viewed as a giant leap for both parties,” SoftSwiss said, “combining the creation of an online casino powered by SoftSwiss which will raise awareness of Bitcoin …

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Israeli taxman looking BitCoin over

17 Sep 2013

The Israeli taxman may be putting the cart in front of the horse if he tries to tax transactions in the virtual currency Bitcoin, given that the country has yet to recognise the virtual cash as an official currency, but he’s looking the possibilities over, according to a report this week in the business publication …

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Bitcoin exchange halts trading following security breach

3 Aug 2016

Posts on the Reddit social networking forum Tuesday indicate that the Hong Kong-based Bitcoin exchange Bitfinex has halted trading following an alleged security breach by hackers that may have resulted in the theft of 119,756 bitcoins (around US$ 65 million at current exchange rates.) Bitfinex director Zane Tackett was unable to clarify details of the …

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New Gameart games for Bitcoin players

4 Mar 2015

Bitcoin denominated online casino platform provider Coingaming.io has integrated games from developer Gameart into its platform. Integration with GameART provides operators that use the Coingaming Bitcoin only casino platform with access to their first 12 games available on all devices, including both flash and HTML5 versions, with mobile coming soon. Tauri Tiitsaar, COO of Coingaming, …

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Bitcoin likely to keep rolling

3 Mar 2014

The complete anonymity of virtual currency Bitcoin transactions, allied to fast pay-outs, low transfer fees and transparency continues to attract online gamblers despite the volatile nature of its relationship to hard currencies and the recent failure of the Mt. Gox exchange in Japan. For online gambling operators, Bitcoin has some appeal because transactions are immediate …

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Bitcoin’s anonymity advantage backfires on casino operator

30 Jun 2015

The advantages of anonymity offered by virtual currencies like Bitcoin, so often used in marketing tactics by online casinos using the cyber-currency, backfired expensively on the operator of the Primedice website last year. When a dishonest punter was able to exploit a software flaw on a simple dice game, it cost the operator over a …

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Coingaming launches sportsbook software for the Bitcoin e-gaming market

30 Jul 2015

Coingaming.io, a software provider for white-label Bitcoin casino solutions, announced Thursday that it has launched its Bitcoin-only sportsbook product ahead of the forthcoming English Premiership football season, which starts on August 8th 2015. The sportsbook solution will offer several unique opportunities for bitcoin gaming operators, and has been designed and built in-house to maximise profits …

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New Bitcoin online casino launches

12 Apr 2014

The Bitstars Entertainment Company launched a new online casino accepting the virtual currency Bitcoin under a Malta LGA licence this week. Bitstars.net is powered by SwissSoft and offers a limited number of “provably fair” games certified by iTech Labs Australia on a typically clean and minimalistic website with full player facilities. The company plans to …

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Bitcoin begins to recover one week after crash

27 Dec 2017

Last Friday’s spectacular 30 percent plunge in the value of the hitherto booming Bitcoin cyber-currency, which saw it retreat from almost $20,000 to just over $10,400 (see previous  report) has been ameliorated by a rebound to just over $16,000 on the Coinbase exchange on Wednesday 27 December. Rival currencies litecoin and ethereum were up 4.4 …

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90Digital launch new Bitcoin online casino

28 Oct 2015

Search engine optimisation (SEO) specialist company 90Digital has entered the bitcoin online casino arena with the launch of Oshi! in Alpha format. Oshi! utilises the SoftSwiss platform under a Curacao licence and is headed up by founder Nick Garner who has spent time at Betfair and Unibet in the SEO area. “Having been in the …

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Bitcoin platform provider takes on Play’n Go games

18 Nov 2014

Coingaming.io, the leading platform provider specialising in the provisioning of Bitcoin crypto currency solutions for the iGaming sector has revealed that it has integrated Play’n Go casino games for Bitcoin gaming operators. Under the agreement Coingaming.io is permitted to supply Play’n Go’s full range of 70+ premium casino games for desktop and HTML5 mobile games …

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SoftSwiss launches online casino for Bitcoin operator

2 May 2016

Online casino white label provider SoftSwiss has announced the launch of a new internet casino titled Bitcoin.com for Bitcoin virtual currency promoter and investor Roger Ver. The casino is a vehicle for not only a further income for Ver’s company, but one which will further publicise the advantages of e-commerce using virtual currency. Ver founded …

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Russia doesn´t like Bitcoin

16 Jan 2015

In a move which some currency experts are interpreting as a predecessor to a wider initiative against the Bitcoin virtual currency, Russia’s Internet overseer Roskomnadzor has ISP-blacklisted certain Bitcoin websites. Russian federal law provides ample justification for such a move, with Article 27 clearly stating that the rouble is Russia’s sole legal currency, and that …

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Germany accepts Bitcoin as a currency

22 Aug 2013

The virtual currency Bitcoin received an important boost this week when the German Finance Ministry announced that the product can be used as a “unit of account” or “private money”, allowing it to be used in commercial transactions. The ruling does not mean that Bitcoin is recognised as legal tender, officials stressed, although transactions carried …

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SealsWithClubs Bitcoin casino shuts down

20 Feb 2015

Bitcoin player suspicions that something was seriously wrong at the SealsWithClubs casino after over a week of downtime “to deal with technical problems” (see previous  report) were confirmed this week when the company announced it was shuttering operations immediately, although withdrawal services are to continue to enable players to clear their account balances. The notification …

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Bitcoin ATMs to open soon

27 Oct 2013

The growing popularity of virtual currency Bitcoin has persuaded Nevada-based Robocoin and Vancouver company Bitcoiniacs to invest in the introduction of five ATMs situated in Canada at locations to be advised. The first machine went online recently in Vancouver. Bitcoin is finding growing acceptance among online gambling operators, and the ATMs look set to deliver …

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U.S. Marshals set to auction off confiscated Bitcoin stash

9 Aug 2016

According to the Reuters news agency the US Marshals Service plans to auction off over 2,700 Bitcoins with a value around $1.6 million on August 22. The cyber-currency being offered for sale was seized by enforcement authorities in several cases, including the high-profile Silk Road prosecution of founder Ross Ulbricht, who in May last year …

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New Bitcoin-only online casino

1 Jun 2015

A  new Costa Rica-based bitcoin-only online casino has launched at Vegas Casino.io on the Curacao-licensed Coingaming platform. According to the press release, the unidentified team behind the new offer “boasts an experienced team of professionals behind the platform” who have run “casinos, sports books and poker for over a decade”, however, executive and ownership details …

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Big Fish partners with Bitcoin wallet

11 Mar 2014

Bitcoin wallet Coinbase has entered into a partnership with casual games developer Big Fish who will provide its online customer with a new method to buy games and in-app purchases with bitcoin. All Big Fish online games can now be bought directly from Big Fish with bitcoin, while several of the company’s free-to-play online games …

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One year on, Bitcoin casino operator has a wider offer

28 Oct 2016

The Oshi online casino, which started just a year ago as a Bitcoin-denominated operation, has described its expanded activity in a statement this week, noting that in addition to Bitcoin it now accepts fiat currencies and has added new game providers to its roster of suppliers. The latest providers engaged by Oshi are Habanero and …

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