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AMD + HBM to Turbo Charge Scrypt Mining - Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin News, BTC Trading Analysis and Chat

AMD + HBM to Turbo Charge Scrypt Mining - Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin News, BTC Trading Analysis and Chat | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
AMD will use new generation High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) in it's highly anticipated 'Pirate Islands' series of GPUs. Scrypt miners rejoice!
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Bitcoin Now Accepted at Every 7-Eleven in Mexico

Bitcoin Now Accepted at Every 7-Eleven in Mexico | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
We’re continuing to see the ability to pay with Bitcoin trickle out into large brick-and-mortar stores in different parts of the world, even when it seems like those stores have not given Bitcoin...
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Can Bitcoin Save the Postal Service? - Bloomberg

Can Bitcoin Save the Postal Service? - Bloomberg | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
The Bitcoin Wallet smartphone app as a quick response (QR) code is displayed on the monitor of a cash register. Written with Megan Hughes The U.S. P
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Jan Miranda's curator insight, February 2, 2014 9:53 AM

How ironic - As the US Regulators subpoena Bitcoin startups & try to heavily regulate it, the US Postal Service Inspector General’s office consider using Bitcoin to save them from bankruptcy.

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FinCEN Declares Bitcoin Miners, Investors Aren’t Money Transmitters

FinCEN Declares Bitcoin Miners, Investors Aren’t Money Transmitters | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
The US Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) published two new rulings on 30th January that aim to bring clarity as to which players in the virtual currency space will fall under the Bank S...
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You Can Now Pump Gas for Bitcoin in the Rocky Mountains

You Can Now Pump Gas for Bitcoin in the Rocky Mountains | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
A petrol station in Greeley, Colorado is likely the first in the world to sell fuel for cryptocurrency.
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CoinSeed invests $5 million in BitFury Bitcoin mining hardware - CIOL

CoinSeed invests $5 million in BitFury Bitcoin mining hardware - CIOL | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
CoinSeed invests $5 million in BitFury Bitcoin mining hardware CIOL In total $5 million worth of BitFury's 55nm ASIC based Bitcoin mining hardware was acquired as the first building block to create one of the largest commercial Bitcoin mining...
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BitAngels: $7m Invested in Bitcoin Startups Since 2013

BitAngels: $7m Invested in Bitcoin Startups Since 2013 | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
BitAngels, the first international incubator to focus exclusively on bitcoin, has invested $7m in twelve different startups.
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First American Author to Accept Bitcoin

Press Release issued Jan 23, 2014: T.M. Williams, author of such books as Undead Winter, the Bohemian Grove trilogy, and the Moonlight series will be the first author in the United States, and perhaps worldwide, to accept Bitcoins as a form of...
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EBay considering accepting bitcoin as payment

EBay considering accepting bitcoin as payment | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
EBay is actively investigating how to integrate bitcoin into its PayPal and eBay businesses, sources inside the company tell CNBC.
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Enjoy the show and pay for your drinks with BTC at Portland’s famous strip club | Bitcoin Examiner

Enjoy the show and pay for your drinks with BTC at Portland’s famous strip club | Bitcoin Examiner | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it

Here is another place to add to the list of businesses that accept Bitcoin: the Kit Kat Club, considered Portland’s finest strip club.


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Marc Andreessen Explains Why 2014 Will be the Year of Bitcoin | CoinDesk

Marc Andreessen Explains Why 2014 Will be the Year of Bitcoin | CoinDesk | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it

The co-founder of venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz sees enormous potential in digital currencies like bitcoin.


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Leaked Emails From Google Suggest it is Considering Bitcoin Integration | CoinDesk

Leaked Emails From Google Suggest it is Considering Bitcoin Integration | CoinDesk | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it

Emails from top Google executives suggest that the search giant may well be considering some kind of bitcoin integration.


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#IamSatoshi: How an alliance of Bitcoin traders could catalyze a new digital ... - VentureBeat

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Bitcoin is a trend with all the ingredients necessary for changing the world.
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Apple Removes Bitcoin App 'Blockchain' From App Store - Mac ...

Apple Removes Bitcoin App 'Blockchain' From App Store - Mac ... | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
Blockchain, a wallet app that allows users to send and receive the digital currency Bitcoin, has been removed from the App Store, according to...
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'Live' Bitcoin clothes tag shown off

'Live' Bitcoin clothes tag shown off | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
A tag that shows an item's price in virtual currency Bitcoin and updates itself depending on market fluctuations is developed.
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Jan Miranda's curator insight, February 9, 2014 8:02 PM

Very cool! Self-updating #Bitcoin price tag changes as market fluctuates in East #London. Just shake to buy!

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Read All About It: Sun-Times Experiments With Bitcoin Paywall on Saturday - MoneyBeat - WSJ

Read All About It: Sun-Times Experiments With Bitcoin Paywall on Saturday - MoneyBeat - WSJ | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
Bitcoin is going to be "in the news" tomorrow. The Chicago Sun-Times, the ninth largest paper in the nation, will allows readers to buy stories online via bitcoin.
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CEO of Visa: Bitcoin Not a Competition - Coin Report

CEO of Visa: Bitcoin Not a Competition - Coin Report | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
Visa has recently dismissed bitcoin as one of its competitors, yet they continue to watch it closely.T he credit card company remains confident that...
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Coinbase and Mint Announce First Bitcoin Personal Finance Integration

Coinbase and Mint Announce First Bitcoin Personal Finance Integration | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
Today we’re excited to announce a new partnership with Mint, the leading personal finance app from Intuit Inc. Now Mint users will be able to view their digital bitcoin transactions processed by...
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In Praise of Bitcoin, With Little Regard for Banks - New York Times

In Praise of Bitcoin, With Little Regard for Banks - New York Times | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
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In Praise of Bitcoin, With Little Regard for Banks
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A hearing on the regulatory future of Bitcoin on Tuesday turned into a forum on the shortcomings of the traditional banking industry.
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New Use for Bitcoin: Compensation for Open-Source Software Development - Wall Street Journal (blog)

New Use for Bitcoin: Compensation for Open-Source Software Development - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
Venture Capital Post New Use for Bitcoin: Compensation for Open-Source Software Development Wall Street Journal (blog) “The real potential [of Bitcoin], the mass-market potential, is the stuff we are working on with these new projects,” said David...
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Bitcoin Now Accepted at TigerDirect.com!

Bitcoin Now Accepted at TigerDirect.com! | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
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1 by 1 retailers are beginning to accept bitcoin

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Cigar Industry Receives Bitcoin Boost | CoinDesk

Cigar Industry Receives Bitcoin Boost | CoinDesk | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it

Premium cigar retailers are embracing bitcoin, and some of them are even paying their suppliers using the currency.


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Canadian Economic Institute Has High Hopes for Bitcoin | CoinDesk

Canadian Economic Institute Has High Hopes for Bitcoin | CoinDesk | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it

A Quebec-based economic thinktank believes that bitcoin could become a "common currency".


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Startups Race to Install London's First Bitcoin ATM | CoinDesk

Startups Race to Install London's First Bitcoin ATM | CoinDesk | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it

Three startups are competing to install London's first bitcoin ATM in the coming weeks.


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Fed Banker Tries Criticizing Bitcoin, Ends Up Perfectly Describing The Fed - Bitcoin Magazine

Fed Banker Tries Criticizing Bitcoin, Ends Up Perfectly Describing The Fed - Bitcoin Magazine | Breaking Bitcoin, Litecoin, and alt-coin news - digital virtual currency updates | Scoop.it
In an article for Fox News, senior economist Francois Velde of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago describes Bitcoin.
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