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Notable & Quotable: 'When Bitcoin Grows Up'
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From journalist John Lanchester's “When Bitcoin Grows Up,” in the London Review of Books, April 21: There was an example of the kind of risk involved in dealing with the currency in March 2014, when [Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto's] real identity …

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A Rare Appearance By The Bitcoin Jet
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Some people active in the world of Bitcoin and digital currency for quite some time now, might remember the Bitcoin Jet. This airplane is themed with Bitcoin decals all over, and although it has made a limited number of appearances so far, the Bitcoin …

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You can now tap and pay with your Bitcoins almost anywhere
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I liken Bitcoin to tokens that you used to get in gaming arcades, with one exception: Bitcoin currency can be broken down into fractions (called satoshis). Using the token example, you gave the machine $1, you got four tokens. With Bitcoin, those 4 …

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The dirty parts of the computing world
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To give a sense of how this functions in practice, consider the case of the Bitcoin currency. Since Bitcoins exist only as entries in a virtual blockchain ledger, it is essential that every transaction must be verified and accepted by the collective …

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Alleged SA Ponzi 'Bitcoin-based MMM Global' goes bust – Russian founder hiding
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Officially, the SA platform said its members are encouraged to donate money to others by rewarding them with the bitcoin currency in return, and can apparently get 30% return on their rand investment by doing so. A Ponzi scheme occurs when a return is …

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Take a look at the hypnotic world of live bitcoin transactions
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Currently, it's estimated that there are nearly 8,000 transactions of the cryptocurrency every hour, but for the average person very little is known about how it actually works. For starters, while many might know of the bitcoin currency, few might …

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Bitcoin firm bags first electronic money licence in the UK
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US-based Bitcoin operator Circle has become the first "social payment" outfit to be granted an electronic money licence from the UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Circle has also partnered with Barclays, which marks the first time that a major …

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Liberland Annual Conference Will Start Next Week
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Our speakers will show how technology could replace regular government functions with solutions based on decentralized Bitcoin currency. During the second part of the conference, you'll hear how Liberland will boost the economy in the Balkan region, …

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