Browsing the "BIPS" Tag

Who Invented Pants? Why Crypto Creators’ Identities Don’t Matter

| Marc Hochstein

The identity or character of a creator has little bearing on the value of the creation – that's why the obsession with unmasking Satoshi was so…

Why Bigger Might Not Be Better For Bitcoin Scaling

| Corin Faife

The block size debate, long one of the defining challenges hanging over bitcoin’s tech community, took an interesting twist late last month.…

Black and White Blocks

BitFury Backs BIP 100 Blocksize Proposal

| Grace Caffyn

BitFury – the best-capitalised mining firm in bitcoin – has waded into the block size debate, stating it must be resolved by consensus.

Fidor Bank, BIPS Team Up for Merchant Bitcoin Payments Initiative

| Stan Higgins

BIPS has forged a new relationship with Fidor Bank to offer free SEPA bank settlements to merchants.

Apple Tells Gliph to Remove App’s Bitcoin Transfer Function

| Daniel Cawrey

Apple has asked mobile messaging app Gliph to remove a feature that allows users to attach bitcoin to messages.

Bitcoin Payment Processor BIPS Attacked, Over $1 Million Stolen

| Jon Southurst

Payment processor and free online wallet service BIPS suffered a major attack that saw 1,295 BTC (over $1m) stolen.

BitPay now has over 10,000 merchants in its payment processor network

| Emily Spaven

BitPay has now helped over 10,000 merchants across the world accept payments in bitcoin.


Bitcoin payment processor BIPS abandons Mt. Gox for Bitstamp

| Danny Bradbury

Bitcoin payment processor BIPS has thrown out its traditional exchange provider, Mt. Gox, in favour of Bitstamp.

Bitcoin via SMS is here

| Danny Bradbury

Bits launches pay-by-text sms offering for bitcoins.