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Chai-Yo Restaurant now accepting bitcoin payments for gift vouchers

We’re always happy to hear from local businesses getting into crypto, and the team at Chai-Yo Restaurant on Dublin’s Baggot Street has recently got in touch. The restaurant is well known for its Teppanyaki meals, as well as a tasty range of asian and japanese cuisine. I’ve eaten myself there a couple of times over the year, and it’s great craic with a lovely environment, great food and drink, and normally the guitar will get whipped out at some stage by the owners to serenade customers. We had a chat

Beginners Vs. Experienced: How Both Buy Bitcoin?

Several financial sector regulators, including the US SEC and multinational financial institutions, have classified Bitcoin as an asset. Although it was initially created to serve as a currency, beginner or experienced investors treat BTC as an asset.Different traders – whether beginner or experienced – have different approaches to buying Bitcoin. This article covers how to buy cryptocurrency if you are either beginner or experienced crypto trader/investor.How do Beginners Buy Bitcoin?Mostly Trend FollowingFor beginners, the crypto market can seem overwhelming at first. They are not well-versed in market analysis and the

What is Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) and How Can DeFi Investors Use It?

Even though DeFi is taking off, a little extra liquidity could prove to be the wind beneath its wings. Powered by 46 partners—and counting—Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) is blowing in from all corners of the globe. Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) is an ERC-20 token, pegged to bitcoin 1:1, that was launched on the Ethereum network on January 31, 2020. As a result, bitcoin can be used in the largely Ethereum-powered DeFi market. How Does Wrapped Bitcoin Work? There are three key players in the process of a bitcoin holder getting WBTC: the

At Unchained Capital, Pioneering Bitcoin Native Financial Services

This is a sponsored article provided by Unchained Capital. Unchained Capital is building the archetype of the future financial institution, form fit for the world of bitcoin. It leverages the strengths of the Bitcoin protocol to offer bitcoin-native financial services, championing the importance of private keys, the benefits of multisignature security and the value a financial partner can provide. Today, most individuals and businesses that hold bitcoin end up at two extremes, either choosing to independently self-custody or relying on a trusted third party as a full custodian. Unchained bridges