Russians embrace Bitcoins, the West sticks with PayPal

One day, as you’re busy surfing on one of your favorite online stores, you stumble upon a pair of chic shades … they’re the very ones you’ve been looking for, for quite some time. And that’s not it. Best of all, they are really cheap. So you add the sunglasses to your shopping cart, proceed […]

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Bitcoin Tops PayPal For First Time in Total Transactions

Yesterday represented a milestone for the Bitcoin network which recorded over $416 million in transactions. It was the first time Bitcoin topped PayPal in the dollar amount of daily transactions. However, one transaction alone in Bitcoin was valued over $145 million. Of course, these levels are not achievable on PayPal which is part of why […]

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