Blockchain could transform in-game economies
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Blockchain could transform in-game economies

austin - February 23, 2018

I’ve always been fascinated by a game’s ability to replicate real-world systems. Social interactions, weather systems, and even nuanced economies are re-created digitally with almost alarming accuracy.…

What Will It Take For Bitcoin To Replace The Dollar In Everyday Transactions
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Bitcoin, crypto
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What Will It Take For Bitcoin To Replace The Dollar In Everyday Transactions

austin - February 23, 2018

Of all the problems that keep Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies from replacing the dollar in everyday transactions, one stands out: volatility—value fluctuation in relation to the dollar.…

Bank of America just showed how terrified Wall Street is of cryptocurrencies (BAC)
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Bank of America just showed how terrified Wall Street is of cryptocurrencies (BAC)

austin - February 23, 2018

In a lengthy, 13,000-word regulatory filing late Thursday, the US’ third-largest bank by assets mentioned cryptocurrencies three times in the document's risk factors section. Read more...

Secretive Chinese bitcoin mining company may have made as much money as Nvidia last year
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Secretive Chinese bitcoin mining company may have made as much money as Nvidia last year

austin - February 23, 2018

A secretive Chinese start-up called Bitmain that dominates the bitcoin"mining" industry likely made as much as chipmaker Nvidia did last year, Bernstein analysts estimate. Read more...

How To Bet On Blockchain Without Buying Cryptocurrencies
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Bitcoin, Blockchain
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How To Bet On Blockchain Without Buying Cryptocurrencies

austin - February 23, 2018

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are extremely volatile and speculative; some see unlimited upside while other see no underlying value. Despite these conflicting views, several advisors and MoneyShow.comcontributors see…

Robinhood’s commission-free cryptocurrency trading is live
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Robinhood’s commission-free cryptocurrency trading is live

austin - February 22, 2018

The zero-fee stock trading app, Robinhood, announced its plan to enable users to buy and sell Bitcoin and Ethereum last month. Now the company is making good on its…

Bitcoin exchange founder arrested for allegedly lying to financial watchdogs
Bitcoin, crypto
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Bitcoin exchange founder arrested for allegedly lying to financial watchdogs

austin - February 22, 2018

The founder of a defunct cryptocurrency exchange has been arrested for allegedly lying to financial watchdogs to cover up a heist of 6,000 bitcoin. Read more...

How Long Will The Cryptocurrency GPU Boom Last?
Bitcoin, crypto
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Bitcoin, crypto
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How Long Will The Cryptocurrency GPU Boom Last?

austin - February 22, 2018

Two of the hottest investments on Wall Street in recent months have been semiconductor stocks and cryptocurrencies, and the link is no coincidence. Cryptocurrency mining requires a massive amount of…

A Computer Glitch Let a Trader Claim $20 Trillion in Free Bitcoin
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Bitcoin, crypto
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A Computer Glitch Let a Trader Claim $20 Trillion in Free Bitcoin

austin - February 21, 2018

An error in the price calculation system at Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif has allowed some customers to claim digital tokens for free—including one who “purchased” $20 trillion worth of…

Remember When Cryptocurrencies Were On Their Way To ‘Zero’
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Remember When Cryptocurrencies Were On Their Way To ‘Zero’

austin - February 21, 2018

“Whether any of today’s cryptocurrencies will survive over the long run seems unlikely to me, although parts of them may evolve and survive,” Strongin said. “Because of the lack…

Bitcoin on track for worst day in two weeks
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Bitcoin on track for worst day in two weeks

austin - February 21, 2018

After trading above $11,700 late Tuesday evening, the price of the No. 1 digital currency by market cap, bitcoin BTCUSD, -11.39% lost more than $1,500, trading to a session low…

BITCOIN FOR BOOBS
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Bitcoin, crypto
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BITCOIN FOR BOOBS

austin - February 21, 2018

Bitcoin can be a virtual minefield of information for a newbie, but ‘Bitcoin for Boobs’ aims to… No, wait a minute. You can now buy body modification for…

SegWit is Coming to Coinbase and Bitfinex’s Bitcoin Exchanges
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Bitcoin, crypto
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SegWit is Coming to Coinbase and Bitfinex’s Bitcoin Exchanges

austin - February 20, 2018

Today, two of the world’s largest cryptocurrency investment platforms, Coinbase and Bitfinex, both announced that they were adopting support for Segregated Witness (SegWit) protocols for bitcoin (BTC) traded on their…

Bitcoin rebounds to three-week high
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Bitcoin rebounds to three-week high

austin - February 20, 2018

Bitcoin hit a three-week high overnight and has surged nearly 100 per cent from its lowest level this year, as its recovery continued after South Korea's financial regulator…

Computer shops embrace lucrative business: outfitting cryptocurrency miners
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Bitcoin, crypto
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Computer shops embrace lucrative business: outfitting cryptocurrency miners

austin - February 20, 2018

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Some of the biggest electronics bazaars in Asia are being flooded with customers looking for the latest piece of technology: cryptocurrency mining rigs.…