Contrary to popular belief, the majority of bitcoins aren't spent on gambling services or narcotics, but tips and donations.
BitWall and the Chicago Sun-Times have released preliminary metrics from their 1st February bitcoin paywall test.
The Chicago Sun-Times and BitWall have a bitcoin paywall test taking place on 1st February.
BitWall is partnering with the Chicago Sun-Times to trial a 24-hour bitcoin paywall on its website next month.
Credit card companies have not evolved with the internet, creating issues that prove how outdated they have become.
Could bitcoin hold the answer to the higher fees charged by many companies dealing in microtransactions?
Funding is being sought by Trsst – an encrypted messaging platform that uses bitcoin wallet addresses as blog IDs.
Coinbase, the bitcoin payment processor, has announced that it will begin processing off-block chain microtransactions.
Flattr, the content creation micropayment service, has just announced that it will allow users to fund their account with bitcoin.
Bitcoin client Bitcoinj has implemented a fully functioning micropayments channel, which will allow a stream of small-scale payments to be sent.