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Bank of England Works on Rival to Bitcoin Currency
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LONDON: Computer scientists have devised a digital crypto-currency in league with the Bank of England that could pose a devastating threat to large tranches of the financial industry, and profoundly change the management of monetary policy.

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Microsoft Banishes Bitcoin Payments for Windows App Store
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If you were saving up your Bitcoins with plans of going on a shopping spree for Windows apps and games, you'll first have to covert them to U.S. currency. That's because Microsoft has quietly announced that it's no longer accepting Bitcoin currency.

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FT: Bitcoin Technology Will Long Outlive Digital Currency
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The political heart and soul of bitcoin may very well be doomed by the very system it tried to abolish, but many of the digital currency's technological innovations may very well survive. "Bitcoin, the decentralized, mainly digital currency that is …

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Possible Security Breach for Mac Computers
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The program requires the victims to pay about $400 dollars in Bitcoin currency in order to retrieve their files. Apple is now taking steps to protect users. This is as the company is under intense pressure in a standoff with the United States …

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Dark Web Makes Illegal Drug, Gun Purchases Hard To Trace
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Bitcoin currency along with the anonymity and encryption used on the dark web makes it harder for authorities to catch criminals, but not impossible. FBI Special Agent Jay Kramer said they are focused on the top vendors who are buying and selling and …

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Bitcoin is "the Slowest, Most Expensive, Least-Developed Currency"
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Amanda B. Johnson, TheDailyDecrypt, explains the problems faced by users of the first cryptocurrency and why she calls for a move to altcoins. Advertising. Avi Mizrahi. Education (Cryptocurrency). Sunday, 03/06/16 / 4:50. 1. 0 Loading. 4. Print This Post.

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The unsexy future of blockchain is accounting
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Champions of blockchain, the technology that underpins the Bitcoin currency, claim it will have as big an impact on the world as the Internet, promising to radically reshape finance, entertainment and public policy. A less glamorous, but more immediate …

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Hackers fail to extort ransom from business
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The hackers were demanding about $500, but they demanded it in Bitcoin currency. Bitcoin offers more anonymity in transactions than standard U.S. currency. In an added courtesy, the hackers included a list of recommended Bitcoin vendors the victim …

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