Tech Update for November 6, 2018

by / November 7, 2018

The team has been iterating on our latest version very quickly, trying to make the new Interplanetary File System (IPFS) features as simple to use as possible. You may recall

Tech Update for November 6, 2018

by / November 7, 2018

The team has been iterating on our latest version very quickly, trying to make the new Interplanetary File System (IPFS) features as simple to use as possible. You may recall

What can you build with our Open Source solution?

by / November 5, 2018

Factors to consider when developing your own marketplace. Creating a successful app isn’t just about developing great software – it’s about making sure people are going to use it. Here

Tech Update October 25, 2018. New release and IPFS implementation.

by / October 25, 2018

We are releasing the latest app version for Windows and macOS on the Ropsten network. Download and test it!

How does encryption work in our solution?

by / October 18, 2018

An explanation about BitBoost Marketplace encryption system, and its application for GDPR compliance.

Shapeshift integration and BitBoost

by / October 16, 2018

BitBoost is removing Shapeshift integration from the app to protect user’s privacy.

Tech Report for Week of October 08 2018

by / October 15, 2018

BitBoost Marketplace tech report update for the week

The potential of blockchain for international e-commerce

by / October 5, 2018

The game-changing implications of blockchain lend themselves to diverse industries and sectors. The academic community has now begun to explore some of the commercial possibilities, as well as critiquing and

BitBoost: the journey so far

by / October 3, 2018

It’s been a long road in our quest to create a decentralised mass-market e-commerce platform. We’ve been working on this in one form or another for over four years. At

BitBoost roadmap updated

by / October 1, 2018

Based on the work we want to prioritise over the coming weeks and months, we’re publishing an updated BitBoost roadmap. As you’ll be aware, BitBoost are big fans of Lean

Tech Report for Week of September 24 2018

by / September 27, 2018

Version 1.4 of BitBoost Marketplace is under development now, and our devs are working hard to bring you a new app that addresses a major problem with the current state

How can you contribute to the Open Source Project?

by / September 18, 2018

Contribute to our Open Source Project BitBoost’s blockchain e-commerce marketplace will be the flagship application for our technology, but our ultimate goal is far wider that launching a single product.

BitBoost Marketplace is for physical goods

by / September 6, 2018

BitBoost Marktplace is designed to sell physical items, not digital! BitBoost Marketplace is designed for physical goods, similar to Etsy or eBay. It is not intended to be a blockchain-based

Introducing the BitBoost Open Source Project

by / August 30, 2018

BitBoost’s Open Source Project (OSP) aims to build a community of contributors around our core software, goals and values. We want to foster a lively, active group who believe in

Innovation in BitBoost. What are we doing?

by / August 6, 2018

BitBoost’s team is dedicated to making e-commerce more accessible and frictionless for everyone. We believe in Free Trade, and the BitBoost Marketplace is designed from the ground up to make

Don’t confuse BBT tokens!

by / August 3, 2018

We need to advise our community that there is another token with the symbol BBT. While this occasionally happens and shouldn’t cause any problems, we wanted to make sure that

How we work at BitBoost: going Lean and Agile

by / July 26, 2018

BitBoost uses Agile methodologies in its development process. The reason for this is Agile’s rapid development cycle and its emphasis on creating working software. Using Agile, BitBoost learns all the

BitBoost Marketplace: upcoming features

by / July 19, 2018

A series of new features will be made available in coming releases. Here’s an overview of what we plan to provide. With most core functionality for our platform now in

BitBoost dev update. Implementing IPFS for listings!

by / July 13, 2018

Launching the first iteration of our marketplace app to a handful of testers confirmed the maxim: ‘No battle plan ever survives first contact with the enemy.’ One of the key

TrueUSD, implemented by TrustToken, to be integrated in the BitBoost marketplace

by / June 29, 2018

Stablecoins have already become an important feature of the blockchain world, allowing traders and other users to escape the volatility for which crypto is famous, while still keeping their funds

The arbitration process for our marketplace explained.

by / June 26, 2018

This blog post will provide an overview of the BitBoost arbitration process, both as it will be in the first release and how it will expand and improve in future

Ethereum GDPR advices for sellers.

by / June 25, 2018

With the new GDPR laws now in effect, sellers will need to know a little bit about how to deal with the data of their European buyers. Here is an

Why not just use PayPal, eBay or Amazon?

by / June 22, 2018

There are a handful of names that are practically synonymous with e-commerce, but all of the mainstream platforms come with strings attached – which is why we think there’s a

No trust needed, a new approach for e-commerce using the blockchain.

by / June 21, 2018

E-commerce has always fundamentally involved trust. BitBoost’s marketplace changes that for the first time – ever. Ever since cash moved away from being pieces of precious metal we exchanged directly

Our approach to open source

by / June 19, 2018

At BitBoost we have been working hard to launch a great e-commerce marketplace over the Ethereum network. We have been talking about its main features, and also about how our

New fees for BitBoost’s marketplace: a brief explanation.

by / June 18, 2018

We have determined a way to charge sellers even less, allowing more people to use our app! We’re so excited to be finalizing and testing our code this week. This

Some basic tax advice for sellers.

by / June 15, 2018

VAT and tax arrangements for sellers As a seller on the BitBoost marketplace, you are responsible for your own taxes, including income tax and VAT. These will be different depending

Amazon Controversies, or “Why we need the blockchain”.

by / June 7, 2018

The disadvantages of conventional e-commerce BitBoost’s blockchain-based platform was created on the premise that traditional online marketplaces are beset with problems – as a number of  Amazon controversies demonstrates. We

BBT listed on Mercatox

by / June 1, 2018

BBT listed on Mercatox The BitBoost token (BBT) has now been listed on the Mercatox cryptocurrency exchange, in addition to its existing listings on Yobit and EtherDelta. Mercatox is still

Become an Ambassador for BitBoost!

by / May 8, 2018

Do you want to help grow our community of sellers? Do you want to earn some money while contributing to the success of our project? If the answers are “yes,”

BitBoost marketplace: a different paradigm for user data

by / April 30, 2018

Every major e-commerce platform harvests personal data, often sharing it or even selling it to third party providers. For users of Amazon, PayPal and eBay, there are no choices about

Interview with Frederic Vedrunes, CEO of Piloteo (formerly PassLfix)

by / April 16, 2018

In this interview we will have a conversation with Frederic Vedrunes, CEO of Piloteo. Frederic is an entrepreneur and a seasoned developer with experience in the financial, building, and supply

Sellers will need BBT. This is how to get them.

by / April 5, 2018

The BitBoost Token (BBT) is a utility token, designed to enable users to list their goods on our e-commerce app. Since they will need BBT in order to use our

Our solution Ethereum GDPR compliance.

by / March 16, 2018

Data protection is a serious topic at BitBoost. We are using our blockchain solutions to empower people, and for us this also means giving people back control of their personal

Explaining the economic and business advantages of a blockchain e-commerce marketplace: it’s about money and customers!

by / March 12, 2018

People have been asking about the real benefits of our blockchain e-commerce marketplace. We have already mentioned the benefits of using distributed ledger technologies, but now we want to show

Does BitBoost actually listen to user feedback?

by / March 2, 2018

This past week we have been hearing some complaints about our project, regarding our marketing practices, token administration, and communication. Some people have asked if we listen to our community

Update about group withdrawal from Ambisafe.

by / February 28, 2018

Earlier this year, we announced a potential solution to the issue of withdrawing BBT from Since Orderbook charges (currently) 15 BBT to make a withdrawal of BBT, we planned

We are launching our Sellers Program!

by / February 23, 2018

It’s happening! During the first half of 2018, we’ll be setting up the foundation for our project. This means finishing the app, finding our first group of sellers, and seeding

Our purpose as a company, v. 2.0.

by / February 22, 2018

In the summer of 2017, when we started with our marketing campaign for the ICO, we published a small article explaining our purpose to redefine e-commerce. At the time, it

Our Sellers Program is almost ready to go.

by / February 9, 2018

As we explained in our previous update about our marketing plan, during the first six months our main duty won’t be branding. Branding too early could create problems.  For the

We are going to the World Economic Forum!

by / January 23, 2018

The World Economic Forum will be held this week in the lovely, winter resort area of Davos, Switzerland. This annual event is probably the best business gathering in the world

We are burning BitBoost tokens!

by / January 16, 2018

  When the BitBoost Tokens (BBT) were created, there were initially 100,000,000 BBT. No more BBT will ever be created, so this is the maximum supply. How do BitBoost Tokens

BitBoost allies with Status

by / December 4, 2017

Several months ago the BitBoost dev team contacted the crew at to start implementing our decentralized e-commerce marketplace, into their Status app. Now, we are able to officially announce

Our main BBT token sale is over – some important updates.

by / November 13, 2017

Last Thursday, November 9th, our main sale ended. As of that date, we have raised 114 BTC, 1812 ETH, and sold almost 5 million of BBT tokens. Although this amount

Roadmap update for our blockchain-based marketplace

by / November 7, 2017

Many things have happened since last May, when we published our last roadmap. During the last 6 months we have gone through a token pre-sale and main sale, we have

More delivery options for our blockchain-based marketplace: Our agreement with LWF.

by / November 4, 2017

In the previous post, our CEO Paul Mahone discussed a partnership with PassLfix, a startup offering delivery services using blockchain technology. This agreement will allow us to give our blockchain-based

How will delivery work in our blockchain-based marketplace? Some insights and first news.

by / November 3, 2017

Delivery is a big part of e-commerce. Buyers demand a reliable, fast, and cheap delivery system so they can get their purchases on time for a fair price. Although BitBoost

October technical updates for our blockchain-based marketplace

by / October 26, 2017

Since the release of our private beta, our dev team has been working hard to fix all the bugs detected by our first testers (thanks, people!). We are preparing the

BitBoost new team members are here!

by / October 16, 2017

Our team is growing! We are developing new platforms and features for our blockchain-based marketplace, improving the beta test experience. We are also preparing our marketing and business development strategy

Our token main sale starts today!

by / October 10, 2017

Finally, we are starting our last sprint! We are launching our main token sale! It will begin on October 10th at 14:00 UTC and will end on November 9th at

How to Swap FreeMarket Assets for BitBoost Tokens

by / October 4, 2017

Before our blockchain-based marketplace, there was NXT FreeMarket, a decentralized marketplace built on the NXT blockchain by developers who are now part of the BitBoost team. Many members of the

BitBoost announces token sale for our blockchain-based marketplace

by / September 9, 2017

We at BitBoost are happy to announce the dates for the token pre-sale of our blockchain-based marketplace, our marketplace built on the Ethereum blockchain. We will offer BitBoost Tokens, called

Tommaso Bonanata joins BitBoost as new advisor.

by / September 9, 2017

Today we are would like to announce Tommaso Bonanata as a new member of BitBoost

BitBoost joins Crypto Valley association

by / August 21, 2017

The BitBoost team is pleased to announce our entry into the Crypto Valley Association, located in Zug, Switzerland. Crypto Valley is an independent, government-supported organization able to take full advantage

Tori Arcuri joins BitBoost

by / August 17, 2017

BitBoost is pleased to announce the arrival of  Tori Arcuri on the team. For over 20 years, Tori has been a sought-after consultant for business development. Her background in psychology,

What benefits can buyers and sellers expect from our blockchain-based marketplace?

by / August 10, 2017

As explained in previous articles, the BitBoost team is preparing to release a blockchain-based marketplace which will redefine global e-commerce. Our blockchain-based marketplace is special because it’s decentralized. This is

BitBoost partners with Beyond Visuals to deliver the best user experience.

by / August 9, 2017

BitBoost is pleased to announce a new partnership with Beyond Visuals, a design company which will help us to deliver the best artwork and design to our clients, improving their

How does encryption work in our blockchain e-commerce marketplace?

by / July 28, 2017

At BitBoost we care about privacy. We believe that our users have the right to control and preserve their own personal data, so we do not store any of it.

How does our blockchain e-commerce marketplace work?

by / July 26, 2017

  As a blockchain e-commerce marketplace it has no central server, no middlemen, and works fully encrypted. Nevertheless, this doesn´t mean that at BitBoost we didn´t carefully design the whole

E-commerce trend report marketplaces adoption. Where are we going with our blockchain-based marketplace?

by / July 24, 2017

E-commerce trends report E-commerce represents a relatively new sector, but it is one that already constitutes a sizeable fraction of global retail sales and that is forecast to double in

The history of BitBoost team.

by / July 20, 2017

(published July 20, 2017) The BitBoost team has been working together for years on their blockchain marketplace. We are not talking about a rush-for-the-ICO half-baked idea, but a practical application

BitBoost partners with Boston Entrepreneurship Center

by / July 18, 2017

BitBoost, the blockchain company developing a decentralized marketplace, has recently partnered with Boston Entrepreneurship Center, or BEC. This partnership will help to develop the business model for its blockchain-based decentralized

Making a decentralized marketplace happens: Meet the BitBoost team.

by / July 10, 2017

Putting together a secure, decentralised e-commerce application is no small feat. BitBoost’s talented and multidisciplinary team encompasses all of the different skills required to create, launch and promote the project

Meet our new partner PassLfix

by / July 3, 2017

At BitBoost we are working hard to redefine e-commerce through our blockchain-based marketplace (if you haven’t registered yet for beta testing, please do so on our website) We also believe