Archive for March, 2015


Retail Giant Rakuten.com Now Accepting Bitcoin via Bitnet

Rakuten.com (formerly Buy.com), one of the oldest shopping sites on the web, has announced that it will begin accepting Bitcoin payments today using Bitnet. Rakuten.com is similar to Amazon in that it serves as a platform for multiple merchants, all of whom will be able to accept Bitcoin now thanks to the partnership with Bitnet. […]

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Former feds charged with stealing Silk Road bitcoin – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Former feds charged with stealing Silk Road bitcoinUSA TODAYIn one transaction, Force, using his second alias, allegedly demanded Ulbricht pay him $ 250,000 in bitcoin not to disclose information to the government. Posing as a woman named Carla under the alias "French Maid," Force allegedly offered to sell …2 former federal agents charged […]

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Bitcoin's 'First Felon' Charlie Shrem Begins 2-Year Sentence

Bitcoin entrepreneur Charlie Shrem begins his stint in prison today, having been sentenced in December to two years behind bars. The 25-year-old … Bitcoin News Feeds Today

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ChangeTip and LoveStamp Bring Love to Bitcoin

It's a 3D-printed stamp that, when applied to the screen of a device running the app, rewards small amounts of bitcoin. Essentially, It's a physical … Bitcoin News Feeds Today

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Security Bounty Attempts Spike For PS Coin

PS Coin, a bitcoin exchange that rewards users with royalties for executing orders, believes it has made its mark in challenging cryptocurrency researchers to win bounties for finding holes in its security. The exchange on Friday reported a massive spike in security bounty attempts but not a lot of bounties. After issuing its security bounty […]

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Present Decline in Bitcoin Price Followed After News-Flow in Positive Direction Earlier This Month

Recently, Bitcoin surprised market participants by falling away from the target and entering into a strong decline that brings prices below $ 260 and … Bitcoin News Feeds Today

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The Future of Bitcoin, Litecoin & Dogecoin (Op-Ed) – CoinTelegraph

CoinTelegraph The Future of Bitcoin, Litecoin & Dogecoin (Op-Ed)CoinTelegraphWhich coins will succeed and which coins will fade away into cyber obscurity? While it would be impossible to predict the destiny of the more than 500 cryptocurrencies currently on the market, the top three, bitcoin, litecoin and dogecoin are traveling …and more » litecoin – Google News

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Bitcoin’s Blockchain Offers Safe Haven For Malware And Child Abuse, Warns … – Forbes

Forbes Bitcoin's Blockchain Offers Safe Haven For Malware And Child Abuse, Warns …ForbesThe blockchain, the public ledger of all Bitcoin transactions, has all kinds of good uses outside of providing stability for the world's most popular cryptocurrency, from decentralised data storage to super-flexible email. But it can also be put to …Bitcoin Technology Is A […]

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Consumers Warming To Bitcoin ATMs

Consumers aren’t clamoring to see digital currency exchange as a feature in ATMs. No surprise there. But did you know the percentage of consumers who hope to see this capability is in double digits? The newly-released “ATM Future Trends 2015,” a tri-annual report by ATM Marketplace, an ATM industry organization, offers insights about consumer interest […]

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Outsource With Bitcoin Using BitLancerr

The Internet has, since its inception, been a boon for firms which offer digital services like web and graphic design, but often in the midst of a larger goal, producers only need some small part of a project completed by those with expert hands. Hiring out such work to large firms can be costly, and […]

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