We've seen a huge increase in bitcoin trading volumes from Japan recently. Is that country responsible for the current bitcoin price run? And even if not, are those volumes the result of new conditions in the global bitcoin trading environment, or something else? Also read: Interest-Earning Bitcoin Accounts Introduced as Japan-Fueled Growth Continues For years now, … [Read more...] about Japanese Exchanges Tell Bitsonline: Our Trading Volumes Are Real
It's only day two of bitFlyer's bitcoin point-of-sale trial at Bic Camera in Tokyo, but we decided to go in there and see how well it worked. Could the system -- and more importantly, the staff -- handle bitcoin payments on a busy Saturday? Also read: How Big is Bitcoin in Japan? Hype Versus Reality Bic Camera is trialling bitcoin payments in two physical multi-level … [Read more...] about We Tested Bic Camera’s Bitcoin Payment System in Tokyo, How Did it Work?
In a world-first, Japanese brick-and-mortar retail mega-chain Bic Camera will conduct a bitcoin trial at two of its flagship stores in Tokyo. Also read: Amazon Cash Lets Customers Shop Online Without Credit Cards This and other trials stem from new Japanese regulations accepting bitcoin as a legal form of payment, which came into effect on 1st April. Major Physical … [Read more...] about Major Japanese Department Store to Begin Bitcoin Payment Trial