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    Is Bitcoin Bad for Greece?

    Would switching from the euro to bitcoin be a bad move for Greece? Techcrunch recently posed this question, and while the writer makes some valid arguments, it’s quite possible that the entire situation is not being looked at. For one thing, the publication makes it plain and clear...

    Guest Author | March 3, 2015 | 11:00 pm
  • Bitcoin: A Game Changer or A Speculative Bubble?

    According to Brian Kelly, CNBC contributor and author of the book “The Bitcoin Big Bang” “Bitcoin is the most important innovation in the history of money.” This is a huge statement considering that, for many, the bitcoin is nothing more than a speculative fraud. The power of the bitcoin...

    Guest Author | March 3, 2015 | 8:23 pm
  • Europol Report Connects Dots between Crime and Cryptocurrency

    Digital currencies such as Bitcoin are enabling individual criminals, who come together on an ad-hoc basis, to boost the “crime-as-a-service” business model. The newly-released Europol report titled, ‘Exploring Tomorrow’s Organised Crime’, states: “Virtual currencies increasingly enable individuals to act as freelance criminal entrepreneurs operating on a crime-as-a-service business...

    Guest Author | March 3, 2015 | 8:18 pm
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    Bitcoin Swaps Exchange Enters Merge Agreement to Get Listed

    Tera Group Inc, the operator of the US’s first regulated Bitcoin derivative platform Tera Exchange, recently signed a merger agreement with MGT Capital Investment; thereby adding a crucial step that should make the former a publicly listed company. According to the available details, both the parties have currently...

    Gola Yashu | March 3, 2015 | 7:04 pm
  • If Bitcoins can be safe, why can’t the exchanges be safer?

    The meteoric rise in the popularity of Bitcoin can be attributed to it being the safest and the most reliable payment method. With the cryptocurrency getting the acceptance of coveted brands like Microsoft and Dell, in addition to the numerous small and medium-sized businesses, consumers have also shed...

    Guest Author | March 3, 2015 | 4:11 pm
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    ANU Economics Professor Believes Bitcoin Replace Cash Ten Years

    The constantly growing Bitcoin technology could replace cash in Australia within a decade, believes Professor Rabee Tourky, the Director of Research School of Economics at Australian National University. As per his prediction, the Australian government could one day start minting its own digital currency in this ever-growing digital world. “In...

    Gola Yashu | March 3, 2015 | 11:29 am
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    Will Bitcoin be worth more than $500 in 2015?

    The Bitcoin ecosystem continues to expand with even more customers and businesses accepting the digital currency as a cheap, reliable, extremely fast, and no frills payment system. The cryptocurrency has recently also caught the attention of several central banks who view it as a potential tool to reform...

    Guest Author | March 3, 2015 | 10:31 am
  • US Application for Bitcoin Trademark Turned Down

    United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) recently rejected a patent application (Reg 86135516) for the trademark ‘Bitcoin’ filed by Urban Trend LLC, a Californian household product company. The motion came to rest as a part of default judgment, when Urban Trend failed to submit an answer to...

    Gola Yashu | March 3, 2015 | 9:44 am
  • Bank of England Examines Bitcoin for financial stability

    The Bank of England, in its latest “One Bank” research, has pointed towards digital currency as a “potential channel” to address the financial and economic instabilities that cripple the global financial system today. The central bank noted that, “Digital currencies, potentially combined with mobile technology, may reshape the...

    Guest Author | March 3, 2015 | 6:12 am
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    Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 3/3/2015 – Bitcoin Zenith

    Bitcoin price continued rising as the market’s buying volume is increasing constantly. A high of around $280 was printed earlier today and if the current bullish momentum continues and bitcoin price exceeds $284, it will face no considerable resistance on its way up to $320. By studying the...

    Jayanand Sagar | March 3, 2015 | 5:53 am

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