While many cryptocurrency holders around the world are practicing self-quarantine and other measures to limit social contacts, some are turning to the adult industry for solace. Speaking to Cointelegraph, cryptocurrency payment processor CoinGate reported an increase in purchases from adult stores in March compared to activity in February. Sites like ManyVids saw a 17% increase …

Due to the ongoing coronavirus quarantine, many people (maybe you too, dear reader) are stuck indoors these days. As such, online entertainment is on the rise: Reports from China claim that online games are more popular than ever; streaming services like Netflix have seen a surge in demand. Of course, this includes the adult industry: …

WASHINGTON – Rep Jim Banks signed as one of four lawmakers who sent a letter to the US Attorney General’s Office calling for more action against “obscene pornography.” Banks tweeted Friday afternoon with the signed letter, also approved by Rep. Mark Meadows, R-North Carolina, Rep Vicky Hartzler, R-Missouri, and Rep Brian Babin, R-Texas, asking Attorney …

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18-year-old rap musician Lil ‘Pump announced that his online store will accept payments for products via the Lightning Network. Fans of the artist will be able to spend Bitcoin on merchandise from Lil ‘Pump’s fashion line, “Unhappy” using the innovative micropayment solution. While such acceptance stories don’t directly translate into increased Bitcoin adoption, it’s worth …

The replica bitcoins are seen in this photo illustration on November 4, 2017. (Photo by Jaap… [+] Arriens / NurPhoto via Getty Images) Bitcoin adoption is about to take another step forward with the Lightning Network receiving a boost today from payment processing startup CoinGate, which is adding all 4,000 of its merchants to the …

Sales of existing homes in the United States it fell 0.7% in July at a seasonally adjusted 5.34 million units, the fourth consecutive month of decline, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Economists interviewed by Reuters had predicted a 0.6% increase. Sales decreased in the Northeast, South and Midwest, but increased in the …

Some lucky merchants now have one less hurdle in accepting bitcoin payments via the Lightning Network. Exclusively revealed to CoinDesk, payment processing initiation CoinGate is opening a pilot program that will allow 100 merchants to try a Lightning-enabled version of its service, which draws on open source technology intended to make bitcoin transactions fast and …

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Jason Maskell sips green tea in a London café. The bespectacled and dressed businessman has just emerged from a meeting in the House of Lords. If this conjures up an image of respectability and establishment, this is exactly what Maskell is aiming for. For the entrepreneur he is a veteran of the adult industry. It …