July, 2014

3 Reasons Bitcoin Makes Sense for Merchants in Asia

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Payment options have been evolving rather quickly over the past few years in Southeast Asia, but there are still plenty of spots in this region where advanced payment methods are simply not yet a viable option. E-wallet services and debit cards are the two most popular option at this time, but even these choices come […]

Bitcoin as a Banking Alternative for the Developing World

In places like Africa and Southeast Asia, there aren’t many viable options for consumers when it comes to banking and other methods of securely storing money. The penetration of cell phones actually outpaces bank accounts in certain parts of the world, which is why we’ve seen services such as M-PESA become widely used in places […]