Companies that Accept Bitcoin – List Updated for 2019

While many Bitcoiners prefer simply to hold their coin, plenty also love to spend it. Over its history, more and more companies have integrated support for Bitcoin. It’s not just for gambling anymore – you can purchase almost anything with it. Here CCN provides a detailed list of companies which are currently accepting Bitcoin as

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KFC Venezuela Accepts Dash Cryptocurrency, Joining Subway and Papa John’s

KFC in Venezuela is accepting payments using the cryptocurrency Dash starting this week, joining a growing list of fast-food chains that accept crypto in Venezuela, including Subway and the Papa John’s pizza chain. KFC will initially roll out the program at its store in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas before expanding to 24 other locations across

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Adoption: Binance Users Can Book 450,000 Hotels Using Crypto Token BNB

On Tripio, a blockchain-based hotel booking platform, Binance Coin (BNB) users are now able to book 450,000 hotels and residential accommodations using the BNB crypto token. On December 4, Tripio officially announced a strategic partnership with Binance to enable more than 10 million active users in the Binance ecosystem to utilize BNB as one of

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Ohio Is ‘Planting A Flag’ And ‘Embracing Cryptocurrency’: State Treasurer

Asked on Bloomberg News Thursday morning “just how big a deal” it is that Ohio now accepts cryptocurrencies for tax payments, Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel responded in kind saying that Ohio is “proud to do its small part” by being the first in the nation to do so. Speaking from a true position of

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Mainstream: Ohio Businesses Can Now Pay Taxes with Bitcoin

Ohio will become the first state in the US to officially accept tax payments in bitcoin, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Beginning this week, businesses who plan to make settlements for their taxes with bitcoin can visit OhioCrypto.com and register to pay all their corporate taxes to the government in BTC. The state government

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‘Alt-Right Twitter’ Gab Moves to Bitcoin Payments Due to Banking Blacklist

Upstart social network Gab has occasionally been dubbed the “alt-right Twitter.” A haven for mainstream social media castaways like Milo Yiannopoulos and even Alex Jones, the years-long spike in extremist right-wing terrorism has led to a backlash within the banking community toward sites which are seen to foster the ideology behind some acts of violence.

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Backlash after US Elections Board Green Lights Crypto Mining for Political Campaigns

The US Federal Election Commission (FEC) issued an advisory opinion that would allow individuals to contribute to political campaigns by donating their computer power to mine crypto for their favorite candidates. The decision comes as American politicians are gearing up for the 2020 US presidential election, which quietly kicked off after the November 2018 midterm

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Bitcoin Accepted Here: Major US Museum Now Takes Crypto Payments

Great Lakes Science Center, a large museum and educational facility in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, will begin accepting Bitcoin as a payment method beginning November 13. Kirsten Ellenbogen, the CEO of Great Lakes Science Center, said that the institution decided to accept crypto to facilitate the growth of the local blockchain ecosystem. “There is a lot

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Hate Pays: Neo-Nazi Site Daily Stormer Has Raised Surprising Amount of Bitcoin

The Daily Stormer is a “white nationalist” blog replete with meme culture, poor grammar, and the expected, constant barrage of sexist and racist remarks. Over the years it has continually had its domains yanked, hosting revoked, and, of course, most normal funding services like PayPal refuse to allow it to do business on their platforms.

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$43 Million in Bitcoin Trades Help Square Beat Q3 Earnings Estimates

Square, the merchant payment service provider which thrives on its mobile card readers and applications, has posted its third-quarter shareholder report, and it includes $43 million in bitcoin revenue. Slim Margins on Bitcoin Overall, they’ve made 51 percent more than they did last year up to this point, and revenue is 68 percent better than

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