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The Inside Story of Mt. Gox, Bitcoin's $460 Million Disaster | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com

The Inside Story of Mt. Gox, Bitcoin's $460 Million Disaster | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
Tokyo-based bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox filed for bankruptcy last week, saying hackers had stolen the equivalent of $460 million from its online coffers. The news rocked the bitcoin world, and it could even bring down the much-hyped digital currency.
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UK Eliminates Tax on Bitcoin Trading, Publishes Official Guidance

UK Eliminates Tax on Bitcoin Trading, Publishes Official Guidance | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
New reports suggest HMRC will formally remove VAT on bitcoin trading in the UK this week.
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Ken Shirriff's blog: Hidden surprises in the Bitcoin blockchain and how they are stored: Nelson Mandela, Wikileaks, photos, and Python software

Ken Shirriff's blog: Hidden surprises in the Bitcoin blockchain and how they are stored: Nelson Mandela, Wikileaks, photos, and Python software | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
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Leading UK Computer Retailer 'Scan' Accepts Bitcoin

Leading UK Computer Retailer 'Scan' Accepts Bitcoin | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
Scan Computers has started accepting bitcoin, making it the first major PC retailer in the UK to do so.
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Italian Amendment Would Treat Bitcoin Like Cash

Italian Amendment Would Treat Bitcoin Like Cash | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
The amendment would track bitcoin transactions exceeding €1,000 – putting the currency on the same legal footing as cash.
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We're Actually Surprised By How Many Americans Know About Bitcoin

We're Actually Surprised By How Many Americans Know About Bitcoin | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
42% of Americans correctly identified Bitcoin as a digital currency. 46% said they weren't sure.
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University in Cyprus Becomes First to Accept Bitcoin Payments | TIME.com

University in Cyprus Becomes First to Accept Bitcoin Payments | TIME.com | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
Will also offer master’s degree in digital currency
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Society turns to steampunk to fix its climate woes - 04 March 2014 - New Scientist

Society turns to steampunk to fix its climate woes - 04 March 2014 - New Scientist | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
Jules Verne's reputation and relevance will continue to grow as megaprojects inspired by his science fiction take off
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What’s Not Being Said About Bitcoin | TechCrunch

What’s Not Being Said About Bitcoin | TechCrunch | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
Mt.Gox is gone. The one-time biggest Bitcoin exchange closed its doors this week and filed for bankruptcy this morning. Questions about the future of Bitcoin..
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Head of Russia's Largest Bank Backs Bitcoin, Again

Head of Russia's Largest Bank Backs Bitcoin, Again | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Sberbank CEO German Gref voiced his support for digital currencies.
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Goldman Sachs Director to Join Board of Bitcoin Startup Circle

Goldman Sachs Director to Join Board of Bitcoin Startup Circle | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
Goldman Sachs Board Member M. Michele Burns is joining the board of bitcoin startup Circle Internet Financial.
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Senator Jerry Moran Discusses Bitcoin in Senate Hearing on Virtual Currency

Senator Jerry Moran Discusses Bitcoin in Senate Hearing on Virtual Currency | Bitcoin & Crypto$ | Scoop.it
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