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Is eBay warming up to Bitcoin? - PCWorld

Is eBay warming up to Bitcoin? - PCWorld | money money money | Scoop.it


An undated post on eBay's Deals blog titled "What's the Deal with Bitcoins Anyway" featured a two-minute video encapsulating many of the pros and cons of the virtual currency.

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Paranoia Muddies Media's View of Bitcoin's Potential - Forbes

Paranoia Muddies Media's View of Bitcoin's Potential - Forbes | money money money | Scoop.it


The key takeaway discussed in most public reports was the agency's recommendation that EU financial institutions should not buy, sell, or hold virtual currencies.

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Chinese Bitcoiner Makes Physical Bitcoins In Pure Gold - Forbes

Chinese Bitcoiner Makes Physical Bitcoins In Pure Gold - Forbes | money money money | Scoop.it

Back in early December last year, we heard that people in the Channel Island of Alderney had been working on the idea of producing physical Bitcoins, as part of their grander plan to reinvent the British crown dependency as a global hub of digital currency. Since then, things have been rather quiet with no follow-up since the initial report.

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How New York state wants to regulate bitcoin - Anchorage Daily News


On Thursday, New York became the first state to propose regulations to the online currency bitcoin

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Bitcoin: the Stripe perspective

Bitcoin: the Stripe perspective | money money money | Scoop.it

Many people have remarked that Bitcoin resembles the internet in the early 90s: we haven’t yet built the Googles that will make it accessible or the Facebooks and Netflixes that will make it broadly useful. So it’s an open question: what might a Bitcoin that’s useful for the mainstream look like?

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Hailo CEO: Bitcoin Could Benefit Our Customers and Taxi Drivers - CoinDesk

Hailo CEO: Bitcoin Could Benefit Our Customers and Taxi Drivers - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it


Taxi app Hailo is “actively” looking into allowing its customers to pay with bitcoin, according to company CEO Jay Bergman.

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One Of Bitcoin's Strongest Backers Reveals The Two Big Reasons Why It's Still Not Mainstream

One Of Bitcoin's Strongest Backers Reveals The Two Big Reasons Why It's Still Not Mainstream | money money money | Scoop.it

If you still don't understand what the deal with Bitcoin is, don't worry: Even it's biggest boosters admit it is probably too early to be useful to the mainstream.



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TNABC Day 1: Bitcoin Industry Seeks Plan of Attack for US Regulation - CoinDesk

TNABC Day 1: Bitcoin Industry Seeks Plan of Attack for US Regulation - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it
CoinDesk TNABC Day 1: Bitcoin Industry Seeks Plan of Attack for US Regulation CoinDesk Day one of the North American Bitcoin Conference in Chicago kicked off with the surprise debut of the Chamber of Digital Commerce plus a new bitcoin-focused...
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Sierra Leone Fashion Company Brings Bitcoin to West Africa - CoinDesk

Sierra Leone Fashion Company Brings Bitcoin to West Africa - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it
Sierra Leone Fashion Company Brings Bitcoin to West Africa CoinDesk In Freetown, Sierra Leone, an ethical fashion accessories company called Bureh is taking the first step in creating a bitcoin economy for sub-Saharan Africa by accepting bitcoin...
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Six Years After the Global Financial Crisis, What Have We Learned?

Six Years After the Global Financial Crisis, What Have We Learned? | money money money | Scoop.it
Why so little was fixed after the global financial crisis, and what festering problems remain.
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As Bitcoin thrives, local businesses approach with caution

As Bitcoin thrives, local businesses approach with caution | money money money | Scoop.it
A s Silicon Valley investors and currency speculators continue to keep their sights — and dollars — fixed on Bitcoin, a small number of Monadnock Region businesses are dipping their toes in the water to experiment with the electronic currency.
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New virtual currency INNCoin is backed by gold and ready to take down bitcoin - PFhub

New virtual currency INNCoin is backed by gold and ready to take down bitcoin - PFhub | money money money | Scoop.it
Reuters India New virtual currency INNCoin is backed by gold and ready to take down bitcoin PFhub For instance, Michael Suede of Libertarian News posited that these companies permit their customers to trade in their alternative currencies for...
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Any rebels in Iceland willing to trade BTC for the local currency (or goods, or anything really)?

Any rebels in Iceland willing to trade BTC for the local currency (or goods, or anything really)? http://t.co/N7jgcqLHGO
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Dell Begins Accepting Bitcoin - New York Times

Dell Begins Accepting Bitcoin - New York Times | money money money | Scoop.it


When retailers started accepting Bitcoin, the appeal was largely the currency's ability to attract new customers with its novelty.

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Dell jumps on the Bitcoin bandwagon - Telegraph.co.uk

Dell jumps on the Bitcoin bandwagon - Telegraph.co.uk | money money money | Scoop.it


In recent months businesses including Expedia and Overstock.com have started to accept Bitcoin, many of which have opted to use the payment processor start-up Coinbase.

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New York proposes licence for Bitcoin trading - The Guardian

New York proposes licence for Bitcoin trading - The Guardian | money money money | Scoop.it


New York State has become one of the first jurisdictions in the world to propose explicit licenses for companies wanting to carry out business in bitcoin.

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Bitcoin Owners: There's Now a Bitcoin-to-Cash ATM Card

Bitcoin Owners: There's Now a Bitcoin-to-Cash ATM Card | money money money | Scoop.it
One startup has launched a game-changing service that swaps bitcoins for dollars and puts them on a prepaid debit card that works in regular ATM machines.
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New York To Bitcoin Startups: Get Permission Or Get Out | TechCrunch

New York To Bitcoin Startups: Get Permission Or Get Out | TechCrunch | money money money | Scoop.it

Bitcoin allows people to build financial technology without asking for permission, but if New York state has its way, this won't be the case for long.

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7 Charts That Show a Year of Growth for Bitcoin ATMs

7 Charts That Show a Year of Growth for Bitcoin ATMs | money money money | Scoop.it
An analysis of the CoinDesk Bitcoin ATM Map shows an evolving landscape for cryptocurrency teller machines.
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TNABC Day 2: Bitcoin's Diverse Community on Full Display - CoinDesk

TNABC Day 2: Bitcoin's Diverse Community on Full Display - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it


Day two of The North American Bitcoin Conference (TNABC) was at times unpredictable – featuring a notable cancelled appearance and a few schedule changes.

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BitXatm to Launch 1000 Bitcoin ATMs in US - CoinDesk

BitXatm to Launch 1000 Bitcoin ATMs in US - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it


For the initiative, BitXatm will partner with Los Angeles-based CryptVision, a startup that itself is seeking to build the largest network of bitcoin ATMs around the globe.

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Is the redback going to replace the US dollar? - The Nation

Is the redback going to replace the US dollar? - The Nation | money money money | Scoop.it
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Representing Bitcoin: Digital Chamber of Commerce Formed

Representing Bitcoin: Digital Chamber of Commerce Formed | money money money | Scoop.it
The banks could soon find themselves with some competition after a new trade association opened up in New York in response to the draft of new regulations that was released last week.
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Is Bitcoin a bubble? - Resource Investor

Is Bitcoin a bubble? - Resource Investor | money money money | Scoop.it


Bitcoins, which lost 45% of their value after skyrocketing to more than $1,100 last year, are poised to tumble further, according to the latest Bloomberg Global Poll of financial professionals.

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Currencies And Gold: The Big Picture - Seeking Alpha

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Currencies And Gold: The Big Picture

Here are the monthly views of the basket cases we call major currencies (plus a currency alternative largely cast aside for going on three years).

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New York unveils Bitcoin license rules - CNNMoney

New York unveils Bitcoin license rules - CNNMoney | money money money | Scoop.it


New York's top financial regulator isn't the Bitcoin-hating bureaucrat everyone feared.

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