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Why Bitcoin Apps and Bitcoin Speculators Need Each OtherCoinDesk
Their competition with one another to mine the next block (and receive the current reward of 25 freshly minted bitcoins
for doing so) also produces, by design, a secure financial network: one which is open, decentralized, programmable, and very ...
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 3:19 pm
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Speculation about bitcoin's price is healthy, and it's the speculators who provide liquidity for miners and app development in the industry.
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 12:31 pm
Since July, GABI has been widely acknowledged as the first regulated bitcoin hedge fund. Now a challenger has emerged to dispute this.
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 10:15 am
Many of the greatest challenges faced by bitcoin today mirror those of its predecessor – mobile money.
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 8:30 am
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Charlie Shrem has been sentenced to two years in prison after pleading guilty to aiding and abetting an unlicensed money transmitting business.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:37 pm
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A new study for the Federal Senate of Brazil seeks to examine how the spread of bitcoin and other digital currencies could impact its economy.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 2:02 pm
Hedgeable has announced a partnership with Coinbase to give one free bitcoin to every interested investor who enrolls in its Plus Program.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 12:02 pm
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After raising $20,000, the English version of crypto-focused comic book 'Bitcoin: The Hunt for Satoshi Nakamoto' has now gone on sale.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 8:30 am
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Singapore bitcoin exchange and wallet CoinHako has received a personal 'six-figure' investment from Tim Draper after completing Boost VC.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 11:03 pm
Nick Sullivan responds to recent criticism against his tipping service concerning user data collection and privacy in an interview with CoinDesk.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 2:45 pm
American cloud mining company GAW Miners has launched its new altcoin, paycoin.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 1:20 pm
The Ukrainian chapter of the Bitcoin Foundation has given its opinion on a central bank statement concerning the legal status of bitcoin.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 11:45 am
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Ben Lawsky announced the latest revisions to the proposed New York BitLicense at a panel event in Washington.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 9:31 am
Blockchain University, a 10-week blockchain course for developers, held its launch event yesterday in California
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 7:41 am
Japanese payments giant GMO Media is now offering rewards scheme payouts in bitcoin via a new partnership with bitFlyer.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 4:57 am
Five individuals have been named in a Florida lawsuit that involves an altcoin pump-and-dump and the fraudulent presale of scrypt mining ASICs.
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 2:35 pm
BTCXchange, Romania's only order-book bitcoin exchange, has issued a statement asking all users to withdraw funds over security risks.
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 12:50 pm
PeerNova has raised $8.6m in new funding as part of a Series A round led by Mosaik Partners and featuring former AOL CEO Steve Case.
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 11:05 am
Philippine remittance service Coins.ph now allows users to send funds for collection at a network of bank ATMs.
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 9:00 am
Blockchain University is live streaming the launch party with an evening of talks & a panel about Blockchain technology. Starting January 10 Blockchain University will commence its first course on Blockchain for developers, an 8 week course on Saturdays, in Mountain View, California. The initial launch session is open to the public. The video is viewable below and on the Blockchain University YouTube Channel. Live Stream Schedule (GMT-8) 6:30pm — Blockchain University Introduction 6:45pm — Blockchain Ecosystem Overview: Startups, Developers & Investors keynote by Adam Ludwin, Chain.com founder 7:00pm — Survey of Innovation in Blockchain-based Consensus Algorithms by Zaki Manian, skuchain co-founder 7:30pm — Panel on Blockchain technologies, startups & trends Speakers and Panelists: Ryan X. Charles, reddit Inc. @ryanxcharles […]
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Posted on 16 December 2014 | 3:00 pm
A special event for the San Francisco Bitcoin Meetup will be live streamed on Tuesday, December 16. The meetup will kick off with a panel which will discuss the recent regulatory environment and proposed BitLicense, focusing on how startups and individuals can best work within these regulations. Following the panel will be a 20 minute in-person Q+A session with Gavin Andresen, Chief Scientist of the Bitcoin Foundation. The panel includes: Elizabeth Stark, Founder of StartBitcoin Juan Suarez, Coinbase legal affairs Constance Choi, Founder of Digital Asset Transfer Authority Alex Fowler, Co-Founder of Blockstream The panel moderator will be the one and only Taariq Lewis, Founder of DigitalTangible and organizer of SF Bitcoin Devs. There will also be 1-minute long lighting […]
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Posted on 12 December 2014 | 5:07 pm
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Bitcoin Press Release: CoinsForTech – a Bitcoin company that has processed over $600 000 USD of cryptocurrency transactions – has just announced the launch of their new online marketplace and Bitcoin wallet: OneWallet.io. Australian based CoinsForTech has launched a remarkable shopping portal for Bitcoin users just in time for the Christmas holidays. An impressive amount of merchants have registered for the platform with most touting worldwide shipping and ultra-competitive pricing. Over 600 products are already available for purchase, ranging from electronics, fragrances, clothing, make-up, watches, Bitcoin miners and much more. The marketplace, OneWallet.io, boasts a similar business model to eBay and was created with the belief that buying and selling could be improved using a global, non-discriminatory payment system […]
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Posted on 9 December 2014 | 3:26 pm
Innovative Bitcoin alternative FibreCoin has in just eight weeks launched several exclusive safety features; their most recent project ZeroTrust offers an exclusive end to end privacy solution now available to the public. Among Fibre’s other innovations to optimize security for cryptocurrency adopters are FibreConnect, FibreDark, FibreOS and FibreLock to combat keyloggers by using a security pattern similar to that used for Android. FibreCoin is a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) cryptocurrency allowing FibreCoin adopters to enjoy ongoing hands-off profits when storing FibreCoins in the wallet. Fibre is a part of Blocknet and implements Dark Gravity Wave for difficulty re-target, a block speed of 60 seconds and 5% PoS annual interest. FibreCoin has met with large early success and is already accepted on six […]
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Posted on 8 December 2014 | 2:09 pm
Last week I spoke with Mr. Knuckle, the developer of the decentralized market “NXT FreeMarket.” Now I’m pleased to interview Angel Leon and Brian Hoffman, developers of “OpenBazaar,” another disruptive decentralized market. Ferdinand Reyes: First of all, can you explain to me which are the possibilities and how OpenBazaar works? Angel Leon: It wasn’t until the birth of Bitcoin that electronic decentralized commerce was possible. In July 2001 the fall of Napster gave birth to a revolution in peer to peer file sharing, the technology sector learned the dangers of censorship and several peer to peer file sharing protocols were born: Gnutella, Fast Track, eDonkey, Direct Connect and ultimately BitTorrent. The peer to peer file sharing community always knew that […]
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