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Breaking Bitcoin With a Quantum Computer – Fortune

Fortune Breaking Bitcoin With a Quantum ComputerFortuneAlex Beath, a Toronto-based physicist and pension fund analyst, is skeptical about Bitcoin but sees one useful purpose for the crypto-currency: It may detect when someone creates a working quantum computer. “The second someone creates a viable quantum … bitcoin – Google News

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Breaking: European Union Crisis Meeting Planned to Call for Control of Virtual Currencies after Paris Attacks

Interior and justice ministers from the European Union have organized a crisis meeting this Friday to plan an effective crackdown of anonymous payment method and virtual currencies to curb terrorism funding. In a direct reaction to the recent Paris terror attacks, European Union countries have planned an emergency meeting this Friday in Brussels, Belgium, to […]

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BREAKING: Activists in Portland are Bridge Blocking Shell’s Arctic-bound Icebreaker

Activists in Portland are now bridge blocking an icebreaker from Shell that is heading to the Arctic region by rappelling down underneath the bridge. Greenpeace has started a petition to stop Shell from drilling for oil in the Arctic the next coming days. More than 380 000 people have signed it, calling Obama to stop […]

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Breaking: Citibank Developing Its Own Cryptocurrency

In an interesting turn of events, a traditional bank has been experimenting with its own cryptocurrency. Citibank has developed at least three of its own cryptocurrencies based on the same principles as Bitcoin. This is on the heels of other major league bankers admitting that block chain technology makes some traditional financial services redundant. The […]

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Breaking the bank: Bitcoins hit Africa’s money transfer traditions – CNN

Roanoke Times Breaking the bank: Bitcoins hit Africa's money transfer traditionsCNNCNN Marketplace Africa covers the macro trends impacting the region and also focuses on the continent's key industries and corporations. (CNN) Money makes the world go round, they say, but what if notes and coins were replaced with online code? Bitcoin …Bitcoin: Is it an Economic […]

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