Overstock CEO Says He’s Holding on to Bitcoin like Gold

Overstock CEO Says He’s Holding on to Bitcoin like Gold

Feb 23, 2014

Overstock.com did almost a million dollars in sales accepting Bitcoin as a form of payment since January 2014; not bad for a currency that many skeptics feel is a bubble at best or ponzi scheme at worst.  The CEO believes in Bitcoin so much he says he sold several million dollars in gold to buy Bitcoin.  Is Overstock the tipping point to motivating larger...

‘Balanced’ Integrates Bitcoin Payments for 450+ Online Marketplaces

‘Balanced’ Integrates Bitcoin Payments for 450+ Online Marketplaces

Feb 20, 2014

Credit card fees that Balanced charges. Balanced , a San Francisco-based company that provides a payment API for online marketplaces has today announced plans to integrate bitcoin into its system. The company’s co-founder and CEO Matin Tamizi told CoinDesk that its marketplaces will benefit, as Balanced takes the payments […] Click here to view original...