Local start-up in deal to accept Bitcoin Cash at till points

Centbee partners with nChain to enable retailers to accept Bitcoin Cash at points of sale.

Twitter jumps onto Bitcoin 'ban-wagon'

Mar 19, 2018

The micro-blogging site will reportedly also implement a ban on crypto-currency-related advertising within the next few weeks.

The impact of blockchain on business

Feb 8, 2018

Digital currencies and distributed ledgers/blockchains hold substantial value for emerging economies, but what are their implications and how, if at all, will they be regulated?

SA Bitcoin wallet secures major funding deal

Jan 30, 2018

Centbee, a South Africa-based Bitcoin wallet and merchant payment ecosystem, has secured funding from nChain.

Tax loophole for Bitcoin trades in SA

Jan 26, 2018

Without tighter regulations, it will be difficult for SARS to hold individuals to account for their crypto-currency taxes.

Bitcoin volatility far from over

Nov 14, 2017

Following the recent slump in the Bitcoin price, experts believe digital currencies will remain unpredictable for some time to come.

Pick n Pay gambles with Bitcoin

Sep 18, 2017

The retailer will accept payments using the cryptocurrency at one of its Cape Town stores.

South Africans chase heftily-priced Bitcoin

Aug 23, 2017

Since the Bitcoin split earlier this month, SA has seen a massive increase in the crypto-currency's trading volumes.

Setting the bitcoin free

Mar 13, 2017

Digital currencies are definitely in our future, but the form remains to be seen.

Blockchain is key topic at AfricaCom AHUB

Oct 28, 2016

The AHUB will provide a meeting place for start-ups and investors at this year's AfricaCom conference in Cape Town.


May 18, 2016

Reports of the demise of Bitcoin appear to be premature

Blockchain mainstream adoption still 10 years away

May 17, 2016

The practical deployment of the technology for entire business processes is unlikely to happen within the coming decade, say analysts.