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Bitcoin – Big Businesses That Accept Bitcoin

Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Bitcoin is a hot! It rose to $5480.68 per coin recently! People are scrambling to get hold of it. But, can you actually pay for things with this digital cash? Yes! This is by no means all of the businesses accepting Bitcoin, but it is an interesting list of big names to show you that it is now a serious currency to consider owning…

  • Dell now accepts Bitcoin. They have a partnership with Coinbase, one of the most trusted exchanges.
  • DISH Network – Internet service provider
  • Newegg – Huge retailer of computer electronics and hardware
  • Microsoft – Add money to your account with Bitcoin to buy apps, games, and videos.
  • TigerDirect – California-based retailer that offers electronics, computers, and computer components that caters to business and corporate customers.
  • Virgin Galactic – The Richard Branson-led aviation company started accepting Bitcoin for customers who are interested in flying to space and paying for it using Bitcoin.
  • WordPress – The popular blogging platform used by some of the biggest media companies in the world has accepted Bitcoin since 2012.
  • The Pirate Bay – A huge BitTorrent director with a large library of movies, television shows, software, and music started accepting Bitcoins in April 2013.
  • Reddit – Reddit allows users to purchase Reddit Gold using Bitcoins.
  • Zynga – A popular mobile gaming company loves Bitcoin.
  • OkCupid – The online dating site started accepting Bitcoin for premium services in April 2013.
  • Memory Dealers – Carries a large range of networking hardware equipment and computer memory.
  • CheapAir – This California-based online travel booking website started accepting bitcoin in November 2013.
  • The Sacrament Kings NBA franchise takes Bitcoin for food, clothing, and beer.
  • Namecheap – This service offers inexpensive domain registration. It started allowing customers to pay with Bitcoin in 2013.
  • Intuit – an American software company that develops financial and tax preparation software and related services for small businesses, accountants and individuals.
  • Bloomberg.com – Online newspaper
  • PizzaForCoins.com – Domino’s Pizza signed up
  • Steam – Desktop gaming platform
  • Subway – Eat fresh
  • A Class Limousine – Luxury service will pick you up.
  • Suntimes.com – Chicago based online newspaper
  • Rakutan – A Japanese e-commerce giant
  • MovieTickets.com – Online movie ticket exchange/retailer
  • Yacht-base.com – Croatian yacht charter company
  • Expedia.com – Online travel booking agency
  • Save the Children – Global charity organization

There are thousands more and hundreds of thousands to come. Bitcoin is just an infant. More and more businesses will realize the value of this magic currency soon. Many wealthy investors are buying it up like crazy. Maybe they know something the general public needs to know!

5 Awesome Places To Visit Near Bangalore For A One-Day Outing

Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Formerly known as the Garden city of India and now the Silicon Valley of the country, Bangalore is one of the most hunted after cities of the country. It is well-known for its pleasant weather which remains throughout the year. The Rock city of India is popular for its night life when the youth of the city come out and dance out the tiredness of the day.

Well, if the Bangalore natives want to have a one-day outing from Bangalore, here are the 5 incredible places to visit near Bangalore:

1. Ramanagaram
Who can forget this rocky adventure spot which was featured in the famous Bollywood movie Sholay? It is just 50km away from the city and is a perfect spot for a one day trip providing you with a seamless lush green view for trekking, cave exploration, rappelling and many other adventure sports. Well, the ones who have a love for silk clothing must pay a visit to the Silk town, Ramanagaram.

2. Bheemeshwari
Bheemeshwari is one of the most striking places to see in a day around Bangalore. By traveling for just 2 hours and covering a distance of 106km you get an exotic experience of trekking, fishing, boat riding, and camping. In addition to it, this place is popular for its bizarre wildlife and beautiful birds.

3. Nandi Hills
Drive through an amazing view via NH7 and reach a peaceful place located 60km from Bangalore. Those looking for a break from the hustle bustle of the city should visit Nandi hills and experience a warm and beautiful sunrise experience. The place derived its name from the gorgeous statue of Nandi at the doorstep of the Yoganandeeshwara Temple. You will experience a great peaceful trek towards the hill top.

4. Balmuri and Edmuri Waterfalls
Located at a distance of 136km, these waterfalls make a perfect picnic spot for the ones wanting a one-day outing from Bangalore. The water falls are surrounded by lush greenery. You can play around the water and take a serene walk in the green fields. A pleasant break from the cacophony!

5. Savandurga
Savandurga hills, situated around 50km from Bangalore, are one of largest monoliths in Asia. It is one of the paramount trekking destinations near the city. You will get a tranquil atmosphere to calm your nerves as well as a thrilling chance to experience trekking and rock climbing. If you are getting an amazing view, a good trek, and a serene atmosphere at the same place, is there anything more you would ask for?

Visiting these tremendously beautiful tourist destinations you can have a wonderful one day trip from Bangalore’s pace and technical lifestyle. Why waste a weekend in sleeping when you can surround yourself with the immense beauty of nature. Travel makes you discover your inner self and fall in love with you and the surroundings. Travel to the hot spots with your friends and family and calm your nerves from the mundane routine.