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The Proof-of-Work Concept

The Proof-of-Work Concept | digital currencies | Scoop.it
Proof-of-work should not be seen as a mysterious or wasteful system, but as something functional, natural, and potentially of value for the design of any communication protocol.
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L'Allemagne reconnaît la monnaie virtuelle Bitcoin, pour mieux la taxer

L'Allemagne reconnaît la monnaie virtuelle Bitcoin, pour mieux la taxer | digital currencies | Scoop.it
Grâce à un nouveau statut juridique, tous les "échanges multilatéraux" pourront être réalisés dans cette devise virtuelle en Allemagne. En contrepartie, Berlin pourra prélever une taxe.
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Congress Is Nervous About This Whole Bitcoin Thing - Forbes

Congress Is Nervous About This Whole Bitcoin Thing - Forbes | digital currencies | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog) Congress Is Nervous About This Whole Bitcoin Thing Forbes Dread Pirate Roberts, the owner of the world's most popular online drug market Silk Road, told FORBES, “We've won the State's War on Drugs because of Bitcoin.” It's a...
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Getting started with Bitcoin

Getting started with Bitcoin | digital currencies | Scoop.it
If you've followed the news lately you may be aware of a new form of digital currency that is turning heads and raising eyebrows around the world. Bitcoin is the first and largest "crypto currency"...
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How Bitcoin Works

How Bitcoin Works | digital currencies | Scoop.it
Bitcoin is a digital currency that exists almost wholly in the virtual realm, unlike physical currencies like dollars and euros.
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A Q&A with Bitcoin Backer Tyler Winklevoss

A Q&A with Bitcoin Backer Tyler Winklevoss | digital currencies | Scoop.it
Tyler Winklevoss discusses his plans to come to market with an exchange-traded product giving investors exposure to Bitcoin.
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Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox Still Grappling With Slowdown

Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox Still Grappling With Slowdown | digital currencies | Scoop.it
Mt. Gox, the largest bitcoin exchange, is still experiencing slowdowns with processing its customer withdrawals, but is not having any liquidity problems, the company said.
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Virtual Currency Gains Ground in Actual World

Virtual Currency Gains Ground in Actual World | digital currencies | Scoop.it
Bitcoins trade like a commodity, but more businesses are accepting them as money.
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Allemagne : A Berlin, le bitcoin remplace volontiers l'euro

Allemagne : A Berlin, le bitcoin remplace volontiers l'euro | digital currencies | Scoop.it
Dans la capitale allemande, de plus en plus de magasins acceptent les paiements avec cette monnaie virtuelle alternative, jusqu’à maintenant principalement utilisée pour les achats en ligne.
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12 Most important Bitcoin publications | Bitcoin Examiner

12 Most important Bitcoin publications | Bitcoin Examiner | digital currencies | Scoop.it

The financial digital universe is backed by lots of intellectual work that account for various phenomena. Though relatively new, here’s a list of some papers about Bitcoin that you might want to add to your cryptocurrency library.


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Bitcoin: newest frontier in e-money management

Bitcoin: newest frontier in e-money management | digital currencies | Scoop.it

Laszlo Hanyecz was hungry, but too lazy to leave the house to look for food. Instead, he got online. "I'll pay 10,000 bitcoins for a couple of pizzas...like maybe 2 large ones so I have some left over for the next day," Hanyecz wrote on a web forum.


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Thailand Government declares Bitcoin illegal, trading suspended indefinitely

Thailand Government declares Bitcoin illegal, trading suspended indefinitely | digital currencies | Scoop.it
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Are Litecoins The Next Big Thing?

Are Litecoins The Next Big Thing? | digital currencies | Scoop.it
If the Winklevoss attempt to launch a Bitcoin ETF has made investing in this virtual currency a little too mainstream for your taste, there is no need to worry.
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Bitcoin and the Rise of a Digital Counterculture

Bitcoin and the Rise of a Digital Counterculture | digital currencies | Scoop.it
The rise of bitcoin in many respects resembles the rise of the 60s counterculture, and other Utopian movements. (Bitcoin isn't just a currency; it's a movement.
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