The Bitcoin Miner app has updated several times in recent weeks to fix a variety of performance and crashing bugs but it’s also made a rather significant change in response to a new Microsoft Store policy that went into effect ... Read more
The free Windows 10 Bitcoin mining app, Bitcoin Miner, updated to Version 1.47.0 this week and added some nice subtle improvements to help the app to mine more efficiently. Here's the official release notes. Increase Satoshi yield estimate display to ... Read more
Crypto Chart was already a fantastic lightweight app for Xbox One consoles and Windows 10 Mobile and PC for tracking numerous cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin but its recent updates have taken it to a whole new level ... Read more
Bitcoin Miner has had two updates recently. The first app update brought it to Version 1.44.0 and added improved memory performance while the second update upgraded it to Version 1.45.0 and added support for wider variety of Windows 10 devices ... Read more
Bitcoin Miner has updated to Version 1.43.0 with a noticeably improved management of system memory and a new error warning for when the Windows Store license is detected as being invalid. Because of its simple visual interface, the app is ... Read more
Microsoft announced that it will be adding cryptocurrency Bitcoin to Excel and Office 365 sometime in 2017. In Windows 10, Office 365 users will soon be able to use Bitcoin currency in Excel spreadsheets. Microsoft expects to extend the functionality to Microsoft Office mobile applications on Windows 10 Mobile, Android, and iOS.
This past June, Microsoft announced Project Bletchley, building blockchain capabilities that are accessible in Azure. The project went live in September, and this week Microsoft has added the blockchain project into Azure Marketplace. Now, you can not only create and ... Read more
Today, we learn that Microsoft has retracted the erroneous FAQ entry that stated Bitcoin would no longer be accepted in the Microsoft Store.
Back in December of 2014, we reported that Microsoft had begun accepting Bitcoin in the United States as a payment option for Windows, Windows Phone, and Xbox purchases. Now it seems that Microsoft has quietly discontinued support for Bitcoin, according ... Read more
Whether you use uTorrent to legally download content or for purposes that would fall under the “other” category, beware, the latest update comes with a piece of software that will convert your PC into a Bitcoin miner. During the install ... Read more
The story of Bitcoin is one of ups and downs; from initial obscurity to eventual digital currency dominance, the 'cryptocurrency' has struggled to gain mainstream acceptance for a number of reasons, not least its lack of a physical anchor. This ... Read more
It appears that Microsoft now accepts Bitcoin online in the US only. Microsoft is only allowing using BitPay to process their Bitcoin transactions. First reported in a Xbox One subreddit by Redditor Shafnitz: This is the first time I've noticed this option in my Microsoft account. ... Read more
If you’re running short on cash, or would rather prefer using your Bitcoin savings to purchase a new Windows computer, laptop or tablet, you don’t have to look into shady shopping portals anymore. PC maker Dell is now accepting the notorious ... Read more
Bitcoin is a digital currency and peer-to-peer payment system which was introduced by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009. With Bitcoin, you can perform transactions without the need for a central bank. To earn, miners use special applications to solve math problems. Some ... Read more