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California Pension Fund Considers Blockchain Opportunities - CoinDesk

California Pension Fund Considers Blockchain Opportunities - CoinDesk | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Board members of the California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) recently took part in a discussion on blockchain technology.
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U.S. State Department Encourages Development Of Blockchain Technology - EconoTimes

U.S. State Department Encourages Development Of Blockchain Technology - EconoTimes | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
EconoTimes is a fast growing non-partisan source of news and intelligence on global economy and financial markets, providing timely, relevant, and critical insights for market professionals and those who want to make informed investment decisions.
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Bitcoin Investment Trust Shows Remarkable Profit Growth - NEWSBTC

Bitcoin Investment Trust Shows Remarkable Profit Growth - NEWSBTC | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
What makes the Bitcoin Investment Trust so appealing to investors is the concept of being the first publicly quoted securities deriving value from the Bitco
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Goldman Sachs files patent for virtual settlement currency - FT.com

Goldman Sachs files patent for virtual settlement currency - FT.com | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Goldman Sachs has made a patent application for a cryptocurrency settlement system in a move that underlines bank hopes that the architecture behind bitcoin can revolutionise global payments. The application for a new virtual currency, dubbed “SETLco
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Judge Judy Tackles eBay Bitcoin Fraud

Judge Judy Tackles eBay Bitcoin Fraud | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
People take a great leap of faith when buying something on the Internet, according to TV personality Judge Judy. She is ...
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Coinbase Files 9 Patents for Bitcoin Products

Coinbase Files 9 Patents for Bitcoin Products | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Bitcoin services firm Coinbase has filed nine patent applications with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
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Bitcoin Technology Piques Interest on Wall St.

Bitcoin Technology Piques Interest on Wall St. | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Financial firms are looking at the network and software that make it possible for Bitcoin to move around the world instantly and inexpensively.
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Charleston Man Accused of Selling Drugs for Bitcoin on Silk Road, Victim of Mistaken Identity

Charleston Man Accused of Selling Drugs for Bitcoin on Silk Road, Victim of Mistaken Identity | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
The Post and Courier, a Charleston, South Carolina newspaper, has reported that a man who was accused of doing business on Silk Road, a DarkNet...
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BitBeat: Ratings Firm Coinist Tackles Trust Problem with Bitcoin 2.0 Projects

BitBeat: Ratings Firm Coinist Tackles Trust Problem with Bitcoin 2.0 Projects | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Coinist, whose new service to rate firms, currencies and digital assets in the expanding Bitcoin 2.0 industry launched in beta version this week, makes the case for the affirmative.
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CoinReport Princeton professor receives $500,000 NSF grant to study cryptocurrencies » CoinReport

CoinReport Princeton professor receives $500,000 NSF grant to study cryptocurrencies » CoinReport | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
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Pittsburgh Govt. Mulls Integrating Digital Currencies

Pittsburgh Govt. Mulls Integrating Digital Currencies | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Pittsburgh is mulling a plan which could see it become the first US municipality to accept digital currency.
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Inflatable Sock Patented By eBay Could Change How Consumers Shop For Shoes Online

Inflatable Sock Patented By eBay Could Change How Consumers Shop For Shoes Online | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Have you ever ordered a pair of shoes online only to receive them and they don't fit? Well, to rid consumers of the hassle that is ordering, returning and reordering, eBay has invented an inflatabl...
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The Dow In 25 Years: How Bitcoin Could Change It All

The Dow In 25 Years: How Bitcoin Could Change It All | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Taking into consideration the progression from 25 years ago to today, we take a look at the history of the Big Board and just how it may look in 25 years.
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An eBay App to Track Health and Offer Shopping Therapy?

An eBay App to Track Health and Offer Shopping Therapy? | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Can shopping help stave off disease? eBay filed a patent that shows it wants to help people with health issues fin
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Verisign Patent Addresses Double Spending in Digital Currency

Verisign Patent Addresses Double Spending in Digital Currency | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
One drawback to the Verisign proposal is how it would work for digital currency in general, but it might never be applicable to Bitcoin.
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Goldman Sachs wants to create its own version of bitcoin

Goldman Sachs wants to create its own version of bitcoin | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Goldman has a new patent for their own version of bitcoin.
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Matt Levine's Money Stuff: Babies, Hashlets and Yahoo

Matt Levine's Money Stuff: Babies, Hashlets and Yahoo | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Also whistleblowers, arbitrage and bond market liquidity.
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Vermont’s Legislature is Considering Support for Blockchain Technology and Smart Contracts | LLRX.com

Vermont’s Legislature is Considering Support for Blockchain Technology and Smart Contracts | LLRX.com | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Bitcoin is a significant disruptive technology with a growing impact on the financial sector and legal sectors, around the world. Alan Rothman expertly educates us on new legislation from Vermont that is intended to move the state towards using
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Money's Edge News- Vermont is Mulling Blockchain Technology for Managing State Records

Money's Edge News- Vermont is Mulling Blockchain Technology for Managing State Records | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Money's Edge News
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US-Canada drug enforcement plans to disrupt drug imports from British Columbia, scrutinize Bitcoin, MSBs and intercept more texts | Duhaime's Anti-Money Laundering Law in Canada

US-Canada drug enforcement plans to disrupt drug imports from British Columbia, scrutinize Bitcoin, MSBs and intercept more texts | Duhaime's Anti-Money Laundering Law in Canada | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
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Lawyer: Charleston man victim of mistaken identity in DEA bitcoin seizure

Lawyer: Charleston man victim of mistaken identity in DEA bitcoin seizure | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
A Charleston man linked to the first-ever law enforcement seizure of digital bitcoins might have been the victim of mistaken identity, according to a writer who chronicles the so-called "crypto-currency."
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SWIFT Institute Offers €15,000 for Bitcoin Research Project

SWIFT Institute Offers €15,000 for Bitcoin Research Project | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
The SWIFT Institute is launching a research programme on cryptocurrencies, with a €15,000 grant for the winning proposal.
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Pittsburgh: Bitcoin Too Unstable for Local Tax Payments

Pittsburgh: Bitcoin Too Unstable for Local Tax Payments | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
The city of Pittsburgh has denied reports it is seeking to accept bitcoin for tax payments.
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What is Capital One Labs Anyway? What do they want with Bitcoin? - Coin Fire

What is Capital One Labs Anyway? What do they want with Bitcoin? - Coin Fire | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
About a month ago Coin Fire ran a piece titled, Is Capital One Investigating Bitcoin? At the time Mike had posted a link to a job posting at Capital One for a Data Scientist who would be likely working at the new Capital One Labs. The post had originally set the Internet ablaze with speculation …
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Mastercard applies for patent on bitcoin-supported “Global Shopping Cart” – Digital Currency Magnates

Mastercard applies for patent on bitcoin-supported “Global Shopping Cart” – Digital Currency Magnates | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
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