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CFTC Commissioner Opens Up about Bitcoin

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ForexMinute.com – While the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) still remains undecided on their proceedings towards Bitcoin regulations, its commissioner – Commissioner Mark Wetien – proved himself to be more open this new commodity-cum-payment-technology. In his recent Op-Ed for the Wall Street Journal, Wetien wrote…

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6 (More) Bitcoin Myths Debunked

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We’ve all heard them before. As a groundbreaking innovation, bitcoin naturally attracts skeptics just as strongly as it attracts supporters, and the technical and theoretical complexity of the digital currency can cause a considerable amount of confusion with those who are not ‘in the know’. The…

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Weekend Roundup: Snowden Accepting Bitcoins, Ecuador’s Digital Money Launches, and ChangeTip Rolling Out Facebook Support

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Weekend Roundup: Snowden Accepting Bitcoins, Ecuador’s Digital Money Launches, and ChangeTip Rolling Out Facebook Support On Thursday, Carlo Caraluzzo reported that American whistleblower Edward Snowden is accepting bitcoins to finance his legal defense. “Snowden is accepting donations in PayPal, credit card, check, bank transfer and…

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The Hidden Dangers of Bitcoin

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Bitcoin is a revolutionary decentralized architecture which can be used for an untold number of incredibly valuable services – including the transfer of fina. . Bitcoin is a revolutionary decentralized architecture which can be used for an untold number of incredibly valuable services – including…

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Bitcoin Is (Still) Not Doomed

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by John Light Washington Post columnist Henry Farrell has just added himself to the Nakamoto Institute’s running list of skeptics making bold assertions about the certain demise of Bitcoin. In a post entitled “ Bitcoin’s financial network is doomed ,” Mr. Farrell demonstrates his short-sightedness…

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The Flipside Bitcoin News #6: Ethereum Vs Counterparty movie, Changetipping, Mr Bitcoin Jedi Knight

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Tips: 1Q7VE7Auaz97FREQCUyUv1AwYTae3hY78D Episode 06: The illuminati implant tracking devices into Mr Bitcoin’s hands.Exclusive movie trailer for the Ethereum vs Counterparty story, called This Is Gentlemen.NCR Silver integrates BitPay and Bitcoin payments for merchants and consumers.Super Nintendo Benjamin Lawsky will be putting down his controller after…

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Yacuna Launches No-Verification Bitcoin Buying for Crypto Novices

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UK cryptocurrency exchange Yacuna has launched a website that aims to remove the hassle of trading for newcomers who want to buy cryptocurrencies quickly and easily. Selling bitcoin, dogecoin and litecoin, YacunaDirect  is a user-friendly platform designed to appeal to a broad international audience, including traditional traders and finance professionals, who…

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The Bitcoin Group #55 – Silk Road 2.0 Shutdown – Crypto Equity Crackdown – Lawsky Keynote

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THIS WEEK: —————————- Gavin Andresen: I don’t want to be ‘king of Bitcoin’ http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/20… Bitcoin Billionare Review http://toucharcade.com/2014/11/07/bit… Bill Nye supports Bitcoin https://www.cryptocoinsnews.com/bill-… Silk Road 2.0 was just the first: police seize more Tor-shielded darknet sites http://www.engadget.com/2014/11/07/op… Silk Road 2.0, infiltrated from the start, sold…

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Taking Bitcoin Beyond the Banked

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Bitcoin’s Potential for the Unbanked Seven months ago, the Bitcoin Foundation formed the Committee for Financial Inclusion. Andreas Antonopoulos was to head it, and things looked promising for a while. Since then, however, Antonopoulos has stepped down, following concerns about the foundation’s management . "No one stepped…

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“I Would Fight to Make Sure that the Bitcoin Sector Would Stay Unregulated” – Libertarian Candidate, Will Hammer

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SHA256 ALGORITHM HASHRATE: 288.7 Ph/s Facebook16 Twitter45 G+5Pinterest1 reddit Upvote Downvote 15 points inShare 3 Will Hammer is the Libertarian candidate for the United States House of Representatives from the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Sixth District. The 27 year old candidate is running against incumbent Bob…

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Bitcoin Regulation In Japan

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Different governments have taken different stances on Bitcoin. For example, Bangladesh has outlawed it and Germany considers it “private money.” Within the US, different states have different standpoints, as each state possesses respective laws. Japan has decided to take an interesting stance on it.Mt Gox,…

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SecuraCoin Retail Bitcoin Exchange

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www.securacoin.com We are a Digital Currency Business based out of Toronto, Canada. We specialize in servicing Money Service Businesses (MSBs) and other retailers by creating technology and infrastructure for them to start using and providing digital currency services. We ourselves are a registered MSB in…

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Darkcoin Gains Wider European Exposure, Now Trading at Danish Exchange CCEDK

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Darkcoin Gains Wider European Exposure, Now Trading at Danish Exchange CCEDK Danish cryptocurrency exchange platform CCEDK announces it has started accepting Darkcoin, allowing the privacy-centered digital currency to gain wider European exposure. Hune-based cryptocurrency exchanger CCEDK (Crypto Coins Exchange Danemark ApS) announced on October 10,…

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SecuraCoin Retail Bitcoin Exchange

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www.securacoin.com We are a Digital Currency Business based out of Toronto, Canada. We specialize in servicing Money Service Businesses (MSBs) and other retailers by creating technology and infrastructure for them to start using and providing digital currency services. We ourselves are a registered MSB in…

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