02 Sep '13, 2am

News junkie's open-source project links Bitcoin with publishers - #bitcoin

Ankur Nandwani is a news junkie who keeps hitting pay walls. He would pay for content, but not for a subscription. Nandwani, 27, merged his interest in news with Bitcoin, a virtual currency that many people think will change the future of payments. With co-founders Bo Li and Valerie Chao, he developed Bitmonet , an open-source tool that lets publishers accept micropayments in Bitcoin for news stories. Bitmonet is just a side project for Nandwani, who has a day job as a senior software engineer in San Francisco. He started analyzing Bitcoin about six months ago and wanted to grow interest in the virtual currency. "It's all about encouraging bitcoin adoption," Nandwani said. "I think in the early stages of the bitcoin ecosystem.....it's better to increase bitcoin adoption. We can think of making money later." News publishers have struggled to strike the right balance between...

Full article: http://news.techworld.com/applications/3466542/news-junki...

Tweets

News junkie's open-source project links Bitcoin...

pcworld.com 02 Sep '13, 2am

Ankur Nandwani is a news junkie who keeps hitting pay walls. He would pay for content, but not for a subscription. Nandwan...

News junkie's open-source project links Bitcoin...

itworld.com 02 Sep '13, 2am

September 01, 2013, 9:55 PM — Ankur Nandwani is a news junkie who keeps hitting pay walls. He would pay for content, but n...

Open-source project links Bitcoin with publishe...

pcworld.com 02 Sep '13, 2am

Ankur Nandwani is a news junkie who keeps hitting pay walls. He would pay for content, but not for a subscription. Nandwan...

News junkie's open-source project links Bitcoin...

pcworld.com 02 Sep '13, 2am

Ankur Nandwani is a news junkie who keeps hitting pay walls. He would pay for content, but not for a subscription. Nandwan...

Blog Post: News junkie's open-source project li...

News junkie's open-source project links Bitcoin with publishers

Open-source project links Bitcoin with publishers

Open-source project links Bitcoin with publishers

linuxtoday.com 04 Sep '13, 10am

Open-source project links Bitcoin with publishers Sep 03, 2013, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s] ) Tweet Ankur Nandwani is a news junk...

Weekly wrap-up: Pay for news with Bitcoin, open source jobs, and more

Weekly wrap-up: Pay for news with Bitcoin, open...

opensource.com 06 Sep '13, 11am

An Open Source Geospatial Laboratory is opening its doors this month at Kent State University. The software used to suppor...

Here's just one of the reasons why Tommy Robredo beat Roger Federer at the US Open

Here's just one of the reasons why Tommy Robred...

skysports.com 03 Sep '13, 5am

US Open Day 8 – Shot of the Day September 3, 2013 2:03am Tommy Robredo hits a shot down the line to leave Roger Federer no...

Inputs.io: a high-security #bitcoin web wallet

Inputs.io: a high-security #bitcoin web wallet

coindesk.com 01 Sep '13, 9am

A number of bitcoiners have become rather disenchanted with their web wallets recently, what with a bug in Blockchain.info...

#news #bitcoin #btc Vitalik Buterin Interview –...

bitcoinmagazine.com 31 Aug '13, 6pm

Vitalik Buterin is the lead writer and co-founder of Bitcoin Magazine, and has been actively involved in Bitcoin-related p...

Bitmonet Monetizes Your Blog Through The Power Of Bitcoin

Bitmonet Monetizes Your Blog Through The Power ...

techcrunch.com 30 Aug '13, 4pm

Bitmonet – think “Bitcoin Monetization” rather than “Bitcoin Impressionist Painter” – is a platform for creation microtran...

What do bitcoin and remittances have in common? - Rappler #bitcoin

What do bitcoin and remittances have in common?...

rappler.com 01 Sep '13, 3am

Many herald the digital currency Bitcoin as the most important invention since the Internet. Lasse Birk Olesen is one of t...

First-of-a-kind project links 3 Navy microgrids

First-of-a-kind project links 3 Navy microgrids

greenbiz.com 04 Sep '13, 11am

Individual microgrids are gaining credibility as a source of alternate power during times of utility grid stress -- allowi...

BitMonet unveils free bitcoin paywall function for publishers

BitMonet unveils free bitcoin paywall function ...

coindesk.com 07 Sep '13, 10am

Payment processor BitPay is working with an open source project called BitMonet to enable microtransactions for publishers...

#bitcoin

bitcoinmagazine.com 30 Aug '13, 5pm

Let’s begin with a short thought experiment. Put yourself into a world in which banks charge $20 to $50 to manage an inter...