The Cryptopay blog
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How to Buy a MacBook Pro for Bitcoins (Fresh or Discounted)

Guide on using BTC to at least buy something useful inside the EU. My Windows laptop has been my major working and entertainment tool for nearly 5 years. So, no wonder one day it just didn't wake up from sleeping mode and gone for good with a strange "wazzzzup" sound. Despite it seems not much of a problem to fix it, I've decided that I n…

Why Bitcoin is Banned in Your Country

All countries that allowed bitcoin are alike, each country that declined it, made it in its own way. Leo Tolstoy paraphrasing in the pre-text perfectly illustrates a situation over legislative Bitcoin regulation in 2017. As it marches through the world, and more merchants accept it, each country decides whether it is on the supporters' or…

Being Paid In Bitcoins Goes Beyond Just Receiving A Salary

And doesn't end with sleeping on the bench as many thought. Serving as a medium for transferring value is one of the major characteristics of Bitcoin that has given rise to its global desirability. Most often, value is usually quantified in terms of time or expertise. People across the globe transact in different forms and this qualifies…

Become a Bitcoin Ninja: Privacy vs Anonymity

Still confused if Bitcoin is "anonymous" or just "private"? Answers to all your questions are here. — It's like any other currency, but totally untraceable. — Each transaction is fully private, so only you know you're making it. — There's no way to track you when you're using bitcoins. It's anonymous. With Bitcoin climbing cryptocurrenc…

What to Do with Bitcoin, If You're a Cat

Does your cat say "meow" too often? Ask if she wants some bitcoins. Bitcoin is on the rise these days, so no wonder your cat can't sleep at night and surfs through bitcoin-related media. As we know, cats are not allowed to have a bank account, so cryptocurrencies may look like a silver bullet for them. I bet you don't want your little bal…