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Bitcoin Latest News

Microsoft accepts Bitcoin

Posted on 11 December 2014 | 5:06 am

Mozilla accepting Bitcoin

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 1:55 pm

PayPal and Virtual Currency

Posted on 23 September 2014 | 9:52 pm

Wikimedia Foundation Now Accepts Bitcoin

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 3:14 pm

German Newspaper "taz" accepts Bitcoin

Posted on 22 July 2014 | 1:32 pm

airBaltic - World’s First Airline To Accept Bitcoin

Posted on 22 July 2014 | 11:03 am

Expedia to accept Bitcoin payments for hotel bookings

Posted on 12 June 2014 | 12:41 pm

Bitcoin Core version 0.9.1 released

Posted on 8 April 2014 | 4:27 pm

Bitcoin taxfree in Denmark

Posted on 25 March 2014 | 5:46 pm

Bitcoin v0.9.0 released

Posted on 19 March 2014 | 6:44 am

Bitcoin-Qt v0.9.0rc3 released

Posted on 13 March 2014 | 3:21 am

Bitcoincharts and SSL

Posted on 4 March 2014 | 2:21 pm

Mt.Gox Statement

Posted on 3 March 2014 | 3:44 am

Bitcoin rivals - Brave New Coin


Brave New Coin

Bitcoin rivals
Brave New Coin
When talking about most fiat currencies like USD, Euro, GBP, etc., or hard assets like Gold or Silver, it might be hard to call Bitcoin a rival to those, at least so far. A lot of national and international currencies exist to facilitate trade ...

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Posted on 27 May 2016 | 5:45 am

The Man Who Wrote the Book on Bitcoin Calls 'Know Your Customer' Dangerous - Observer


The Merkle

The Man Who Wrote the Book on Bitcoin Calls 'Know Your Customer' Dangerous
Observer
Mr. Antonopoulos wrote Mastering Bitcoin for O'Reilly Media, a company with a knack for publishing the definitive works on technical topics. So it's fair to say that the man who wrote the book on bitcoin believes KYC does more to imperil consumers than ...
Bullish Chinese Investors Push Bitcoin Price Past US$470The Merkle

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Posted on 27 May 2016 | 5:19 am

The Mt. Gox Bitcoin Math That Doesn't Add Up - PYMNTS.com


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The Mt. Gox Bitcoin Math That Doesn't Add Up
PYMNTS.com
As a quick refresher, Mt. Gox is the now-defunct bitcoin exchange that shuttered in February 2014 after a mysterious “glitch” caused $500 million worth of bitcoin to go missing. Those bitcoin – or at least most of them — have remained missing ever since.

Posted on 27 May 2016 | 5:16 am

Newsflash: Bitcoin Price Surges to a Year-High Beyond $475 - CryptoCoinsNews


CryptoCoinsNews

Newsflash: Bitcoin Price Surges to a Year-High Beyond $475
CryptoCoinsNews
Bitcoin price has made significant gains since the early hours of Friday, surging toward $480 in an early day rally. The Bitstamp Price Index came close to hitting the $480 mark following a surge in bitcoin price that began under an hour after midnight ...

Posted on 27 May 2016 | 4:36 am

Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 05/27/2016 - Huge Upside Breakout! - newsBTC


newsBTC

Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 05/27/2016 - Huge Upside Breakout!
newsBTC
Bitcoin price finally made a strong upside breakout from the ascending triangle consolidation pattern visible on the long-term time frames. This puts bitcoin on track to testing the previous year highs at $500 or even creating new highs. Technical ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Yuan Exchanges At ResistanceCryptoCoinsNews

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Posted on 26 May 2016 | 9:01 pm

Bitcoin Is Just The Beginning - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Bitcoin Is Just The Beginning
Wall Street Journal
The digital currency bitcoin is currently the best-known blockchain technology. If I wanted to pay you using bitcoin, I would start with a bitcoin wallet on my computer or phone and buy bitcoins using dollars. I would then send you a message ...
Bitcoin: The Gift that Keeps on GivingNasdaq
Santander is letting staff use the tech behind bitcoin to send money to each otherBusinessinsider India
Q1 2016 Blockchains, Robo Advisors, and Fintech Raise $4.9 BillionLive Bitcoin News
Huffington Post
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Posted on 26 May 2016 | 4:37 pm

21 Unveils Vision for Bitcoin-Powered Weather Data Market - CoinDesk


CoinDesk

21 Unveils Vision for Bitcoin-Powered Weather Data Market
CoinDesk
Bitcoin's best-funded startup, 21 Inc, has unveiled a new proof-of-concept aimed at providing an illustration of how its bitcoin hardware and software can create new ways for data to be collected and monetized. Called Sensor21, the prototype outlines ...
Sensor21 Application for Data Collection Can Become the Backbone of IoTnewsBTC

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Posted on 26 May 2016 | 9:57 am

Burned By Bitcoin Scandal, Japan Is Introducing Controls - Fortune


Fortune

Burned By Bitcoin Scandal, Japan Is Introducing Controls
Fortune
Japanese lawmakers have passed legislation requiring virtual currency exchanges to be regulated by the Japanese financial services authority. The country played host to one of the most prominent bitcoin exchanges, Mt. Gox, which collapsed in 2014 due ...
Japan regulates virtual currency after Bitcoin scandalPhys.Org
Japan Passes Bill to Regulate Bitcoin ExchangesCryptoCoinsNews
Japan's Diet Introduces Bill to Regulate Bitcoin ExchangesnewsBTC

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Posted on 26 May 2016 | 3:17 am

Lawyers Be DAMNed: Andreas Antonopoulos Takes Aim at Arbitration With DAO Proposal

Andreas Antonopoulos takes aim at local governments with new plans for an Ethereum-based system that could be recognized across borders.

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 4:57 pm

CFTC Grants Full Registration to Bitcoin Swaps Trading Platform

The CFTChas granted registration to a trading platform that was an early entrant in the US market for financial derivatives tied to bitcoin.

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 4:24 pm

Nasdaq Opens Blockchain Services to Global Exchange Partners

Nasdaq's new financial infrastructure hub could pave the way for other exchanges to start using blockchain technology in a wide range of services.

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 12:18 pm

Santander UK to Launch Ripple-Powered Payments App in 2016

The UK arm of Spanish banking group Santander has developed a new payments app in partnership with distributed ledger startup Ripple.

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 11:30 am

Blockchain Entrepreneurs, Musicians Test Ideas at Berlin Music Festival

A group of musicians, entrepreneurs and blockchain advocates is set to gather at a festival in Germany later this week.

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 10:28 am

21 Unveils Vision for Bitcoin-Powered Weather Data Market

Bitcoin’s best-funded startup, 21 Inc, unveiled a new proof-of-concept that envisions how its developer tools could fuel a weather marketplace.

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 9:55 am

EU Parliament Approves Proposal for Digital Currency Task Force

The European Parliament has voted to recommend that the bloc’s government create a task force dedicated to digital currencies and blockchain.

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 8:37 am

Goldman Sachs: Blockchain Tech Could Save Capital Markets $6 Billion a Year

A new report from Goldman Sachs Investment Research projects blockchain technology could save billions across industries.

Posted on 25 May 2016 | 4:44 pm

Deloitte to Staff New Blockchain Lab With 50 Developers

Deloitte is assembling a team of 50 blockchain experts in Ireland to help lead the company's global expansion into the blockchain business.

Posted on 25 May 2016 | 12:19 pm

Spanish Police Seize 6 Bitcoin Mines in Crackdown on Stolen TV Content

Spanish police have seized and destroyed six bitcoin mines as part of an investigation into the illegal distribution of television content.

Posted on 25 May 2016 | 9:47 am

Japan Enacts Regulation for Digital Currency Exchanges

Japan’s national legislature approved a bill on Wednesday to regulate domestic digital currency exchanges.

Posted on 25 May 2016 | 7:19 am

Blockchain Startup Develops Identity App with Major Airline IT Firm

Blockchain startup ShoCard has developed a proof-of-concept focused on digital identity in partnership with a major airline IT firm.

Posted on 25 May 2016 | 5:31 am

Coinbase Co-Founder: Ethereum Could ‘Blow Past’ Bitcoin

In a new blog today, Coinbase exec Fred Ehrsam sought to position Ethereum as a competitor to bitcoin in the digital currency industry.

Posted on 24 May 2016 | 2:40 pm

Chinese Finance Giant Joins R3 Blockchain Consortium

A major Chinese financial firm has inked a new partnership with startup R3CEV.

Posted on 24 May 2016 | 1:56 pm

The Bitcoin Foundation Wants a Comeback, But Can it Be Saved?

The Bitcoin Foundation’s plans for a comeback have faced early skepticism after the public release of a private email from its executive director.

Posted on 24 May 2016 | 12:36 pm

Federal Court Dismisses Bitcoin Startup BitPay's Phishing Lawsuit

A legal fight between bitcoin payment processor BitPay and a major insurance company has ended, court documents reveal.

Posted on 24 May 2016 | 10:18 am

UAE's First Bitcoin Startup Shuts Down

Bitcoin payments firm YellowPay has shut down according to members of its founding team.

Posted on 24 May 2016 | 8:44 am

Payment Processor Invests in Dubai-Based Bitcoin Startup

Payment service provider PayFort is among the investors in a seed funding round announced by Dubai-based bitcoin startup BitOasis.

Posted on 24 May 2016 | 6:00 am

IBM: Government and Blockchain Sector Should Work Together to Enhance National Security

IBM Vice President for Blockchain Technologies Jerry Cuomo recently testified before the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity on...

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BunkerChain Labs Takes on Fraud in Online Gaming Using the Blockchain

In a bid to provide the online gaming industry with a transparent and provably fair wagering platform, ex-military nuclear bunker and data...

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How Blockchain Technology Is Reinventing Global Trade Efficiency

This article orginally appeared in The Distributed Ledger. The business of moving commercial goods around the planet represents billions of...

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Russia’s National Settlement Depository Successfully Tests Blockchain-Based E-Voting System

The National Settlement Depository (NSD), Russia’s central securities depository, has developed and successfully tested an e-proxy voting...

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ISO May Propose Certified Standards for Blockchains and Distributed Ledgers

In April when the Bitcoin community began preparing for Australian Craig Wright’s “Satoshi Nakamoto reveal,” there was another announcement...

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Bitcoin in Use: The Arnhem Conference to Celebrate Bitcoin Retail Payments

Over the past years, the Dutch town of Arnhem consistently made headlines for its exceptional Bitcoin project: Arnhem Bitcoincity. Launched...

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Sweatcoin Pays Brits Blockchain-Based Digital Currency to Get Fit

If you’ve ever needed an incentive to get fit, a new app launched in Britain could give you the boost you need. The new fitness app for...

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Antpool Will Not Run SegWit Without Bitcoin Block Size Increase Hard Fork

Although there has been some serious, public drama over scaling in the Bitcoin community for over a year, it appears that the community is...

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DARPA, NATO Looking at Military Applications of Blockchain Technology

Both the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and NATO have put out requests for...

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Distributed: Trade Blockchain Hackathon Offers $25k in Prizes for Supply Chain and Finance Use Cases

BTC Media, the parent company of Bitcoin Magazine, and SixThirty recently announced a 24-hour blockchain hackathon with $25,000 in prize...

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