Posts Tagged Quartz


Bitcoin is neither legal nor illegal in India—and everyone’s confused – Quartz

Quartz Bitcoin is neither legal nor illegal in India—and everyone's confusedQuartz30, 2017, when investor frenzy was at a high with rising bitcoin prices, finance minister Arun Jaitley said the country doesn't recognise cryptocurrencies as legal tender. Almost a month later, the government cautioned people against investing in them …and more » bitcoin – Google News

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Why bitcoin is unlike anything else, in a chart – Quartz

Quartz Why bitcoin is unlike anything else, in a chartQuartzBitcoin's price has risen by more than 600% this year, routinely setting new all-time highs along the way. But timing is everything: bitcoin has also dropped by double-digit percentages at times this year, in what some economists would consider a … bitcoin – Google News

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Russia is considering legislation that would send bitcoin users to jail for up to 7 years – Quartz

Quartz Russia is considering legislation that would send bitcoin users to jail for up to 7 yearsQuartzFor regular citizens who casually use bitcoin, the penalty is 500,000 rubles ($ 7,800 USD) or 4 years in jail; for organized groups, like bitcoin miners who confirm transactions on the network, it's 1 million rubles ($ 15,500 USD) […]

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Airbnb just acquired a team of bitcoin and blockchain experts – Quartz

Quartz Airbnb just acquired a team of bitcoin and blockchain expertsQuartzThe alternative lodging site has been looking at a few bitcoin and blockchain startups, according to two sources, to study what the technology could do for its services. Companies like Uber and Airbnb are built on their ability to manage supply and …Airbnb Hires Developers […]

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