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Bitcoin Africa Conference recap

by Team Luno 1 minute read

We're very proud to have been a part, as speakers and sponsors, of last week's inaugural Bitcoin Africa Conference. The conference boasted an impressive and qualified lineup of local and international speakers, including our very own Simon Dingle. It was particularly interesting to have such a diverse audience -- small startups and...

​The new and improved Luno exchange

by Team Luno 3 minute read

Note: We have since updated this article to reflect the further changes in our product. Previously called the BitX exchange --> Luno Exchange  We are excited to announce some improvements to the Luno Exchange. We've refreshed how it looks and added new features. This update makes the platform more useful...

Video advert: bitcoin made easy

by Team Luno 1 minute read

We created a short video advert for the launch of the easy-to-use BitX app. Enjoy!

Introduction to the basic concepts of FALCON

by Team Luno 6 minute read

At Luno we’re constantly trying to think of innovative and practical ways to bring the power of cryptocurrency to everyone. Based on feedback from a number of multinational institutions, small businesses, Bitcoin companies and regulators, we embarked on developing a system that can bridge the gap between the current reality of...

Over 30 000 South African online merchants can now accept Bitcoin through our partnership with PayFast

by Team Luno 1 minute read

PayFast is South Africa’s leading payment processing company, that as of today, allows its 30 000+ merchants to accept Bitcoin as a payment method on their e-commerce websites. Luno partnered with PayFast to make this Bitcoin integration possible, continuing to bring the benefits of cryptocurrencies to as many people in...

Step-by-step tutorial on how to send bitcoin

by Team Luno 1 minute read

You will need a (free) BitX account funded with a currency (either local currency or bitcoin) to be able to send. You can get bitcoin by buying it (with local currency) or you can ask someone who has bitcoin to send you some. The process to send bitcoin has been updated...
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