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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
Clustering bitcoin accounts using heuristicsO'Reilly Radar
A few data scientists are starting to play around with cryptocurrency data, and as bitcoin
and related technologies start gaining traction, I expect more to wade in. As the space matures, there will be many interesting applications based on analytics ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 3:01 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
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Major Japanese Rewards Scheme Now Pays Out in BitcoinCoinDesk
The exchange's latest move to boost bitcoin's
appeal in Japan comes via a new relationship with PointTown, a "major integrated points collection site" managed by online payments and services company GMO Media. In effect, customers who have earned ...
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The Ukrainian chapter of the Bitcoin Foundation has given its opinion on a central bank statement concerning the legal status of bitcoin.
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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
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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
Walter Isaacson, author and Aspen Institute CEO, has said disruptive technologies like bitcoin will shape the payments space in the coming year.
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 11:30 am
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
Coinkite is now offering consumers unlimited access to its multisig wallets, a move it said was inspired by the ecosystem's recent security issues.
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 4:20 pm
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 student in the Netherlands has developed a cheap and censorship-resistant publishing service built on top of the bitcoin blockchain.
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 10:53 am
New York Times
Time Inc. Begins Accepting Bitcoin PaymentsNew York Times
On Tuesday, Time Inc. announced that it would accept payments in Bitcoin
for certain subscriptions. Like many companies that have started accepting Bitcoin
, Time Inc. has teamed up with Coinbase, a popular Bitcoin
wallet, to process the transactions.
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 10:51 am
The Conference of State Bank Supervisors has drafted guidance for regulating digital currency activity
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 10:05 am
Time Inc, publisher of magazines like Fortune, People and Sports Illustrated, is now accepting bitcoin at select properties through Coinbase.
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 7:19 am
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has issued temporary guidance for bitcoin businesses.
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 6:55 am
BTC China has hired a former chief analyst from online payments giant Alipay, signalling a shift further into e-commerce.
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 3:41 am
Embattled bitcoin mining hardware company Butterfly Labs is back in business, following a federal court ruling on Friday.
Posted on 15 December 2014 | 3:45 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
Alinamedia.com – a Swedish web development firm currently building a new cryptocurrency exchange platform – has announced the launch of Hyperbundle.com offering 15% off any steam game code . Run by avid gamers and cryptocurrency enthusiasts Hyperbundle proudly accepts HYPER only for any and all game purchases. HyperBundle is the first webstore made for HYPER only and is a simple and innovative game store where users can purchase Steam game codes and more. As there are no chargebacks and fraud with HYPER, almost zero transaction fees, and instant payments; Hyperbundle pass on these savings direct to customers. Gamers worldwide can order Steam game codes from any IP address they like. Say goodbye to the lengthy and tiresome anti-fraud procedures legacy Steam […]
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Posted on 9 December 2014 | 3:25 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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Posted on 29 November 2014 | 3:04 pm
I sat down at Premier Studios on 10/21/14 with Andrew Getz aka DJ Stoopkid. He makes every party amazing, I’m not kidding, all the people go crazy dancing! He was the DJ at the Tatiana Coin launch party at the Bitcoin Center, and I think that was his first intro to crypto. Since Premier now takes bitcoin (thank you Bitpay), I guess he will be learning more! I can’t wait to see him at the next event at the studio, or around NYC. For more on Andrew, see the links below. For more info on the seminars at the studio, go to www.PremierStudiosNY.com. https://soundcloud.com/stoopkidbeats https://bitpay.com/ http://tatianamoroz.com/ Special Thanks to www.PremierStudiosNY.com for hosting us and for leading the way with Bitcoin in […]
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