Archive for August, 2015


How Virginia Teen Used Bitcoin to Support Terrorism; Judge Sentences Him to more than 11 Years

A Virginia teenager sentenced to more than 11 years in jail for supporting terrorism used bitcoin to instruct aspiring jihadists how to mask terrorist funding activities. U.S. District Judge Claude M. Hilton of the Eastern District of Virginia sentenced Ali Shukri Amin, 17, of Manassas, Va. to 136 months in prison along with a lifetime […]

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Barclays Set to Start Experimenting with Bitcoin

Barclays is set to become the first UK bank to officially accept payments in Bitcoin, as reported in The Sunday Times. The multinational banking and financial services company announced recently that it is set to become the first bank in the United Kingdom to start accepting Bitcoin as a payment method. Barclays announced that they […]

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Bitcoin Community Shows Uneasiness Over Block Size Debate, According To CCN Survey

CCN reached out to the Bitcoin Community via various sources, including Reddit, BitcoinTalk, and our own contacts, in order to gauge the sentiment of the Bitcoin Community in survey form. Included are our answers.  Of the more than 130 people who took our survey, 56.3% believed that Bitcoin should use Bitcoin-XT.  81.6% believe the block […]

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The Looming Problem That Could Kill Bitcoin – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review The Looming Problem That Could Kill BitcoinMIT Technology ReviewThe way things are going, the digital currency Bitcoin will start to malfunction early next year. Transactions will become increasingly delayed, and the system of money now worth $ 3.3 billion will begin to die as its flakiness drives people away. So …Bitcoin Block […]

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Bitcoin Technology Piques Interest on Wall St. – New York Times

New York Times Bitcoin Technology Piques Interest on Wall St.New York TimesMost people still think of Bitcoin as the virtual currency used by drug dealers and shadowy hackers looking to evade the authorities. But the innovations that helped turn Bitcoin into the most popular virtual currency are now being viewed as a …"Blockchain Technology" Is […]

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Litecoin Network Experiences First Mining Reward Decline – CoinDesk

newsBTC Litecoin Network Experiences First Mining Reward DeclineCoinDeskAt block 840,000, the mining reward fell from 50 LTC per block to 25 per block, marking the first time the alternative cryptocurrency, launched in 2011, has seen such a reduction. The 840,000th block was mined by F2Pool, also known as Discus Fish …Litecoin Price Technical Analysis for […]

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Investor Michael Terpin On Bitcon Consumer Adoption: “The Consumer Market Is Responding”

Well-known Bitcoin investor Michael Terpin believes Bitcoin is now at the point in its evolution where Bitcoin firms can reach out directly to the consumer, citing Purse.io as an example of success in this pursuit.  “I think now we are the moment in Bitcoin where enough of the infrastructure has been built up we can […]

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