Tag: bitcoin

  • The Black Keys May Accept Bitcoin For Their New 'Turn Blue' Album

    American rock duo The Black Keys have apparently announced their new album, ‘Turn Blue’, but a discovery on Reddit may just appeal to the bitcoin community. In a rather strange, 90s-style infomercial-esque promo, the final screen says the following: We accept: Cash, Check, Credit Card, Wire Transfer, Pay Pal,...

    Jayanand Sagar | March 22, 2014 | 11:47 am
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    Report Suggests Colombia May Ban Some Bitcoin Transactions

    A report from the El Tiempo news publication in Colombia reports that the country’s Superintendency of Finance, the national bank, and the Ministry of Finance are poised to release a document that will not only make clear of the country’s stance on digital currency, but warn citizens of the perils...

    Jayanand Sagar | March 21, 2014 | 6:06 pm
  • NY-Based Coinsetter Bitcoin Exchange Announces New Features

    New York City-based Coinsetter, a bitcoin exchange currently in beta, has released a number of new features today, according to a post on their official blog. The features come in relation not only to the company’s trading platform, but also to their API. As listed: Market order sizes...

    Jayanand Sagar | March 21, 2014 | 3:32 pm
  • Fund Manager Bill Miller on Bitcoin: "The Potential Return is Huge"

    Fund manager Bill Miller, who is well known for beating the S&P 500 Index for 15 years when he ran Legg Mason Capital Management has high hopes for bitcoin. So much so, in fact, that he’s included it in his own personal portfolio, according to Bloomberg. Miller joins an...

    Jayanand Sagar | March 21, 2014 | 11:29 am
  • Cambodia's Central Bank Refuses to Recognize Bitcoin as a Currency

    Cambodia’s central bank — aptly named the National Bank of Cambodia — is refusing to recognize the ever-popular bitcoin as a currency, according to the Phnom Penh Post. The central bank’s stance was reportedly confirmed on Wednesday by director-general Chea Serey: “NBC will not recognise a currency that is not...

    Jayanand Sagar | March 21, 2014 | 8:52 am
  • 62 Percent of Survey Respondents Think Bitcoin Is a Scam

    Some interesting data coming from Wired Innovation Insights this Thursday. A survey that utilized 2,000 Americans as respondents show that the legitimacy of bitcoin as a force for good, outside of our community, is very in doubt. Wired notes that the survey was run three times over the course...

    Jayanand Sagar | March 20, 2014 | 5:09 pm
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    Morgan Stanley Reportedly Holding Bitcoin Microfinance

    The gap between the bitcoin world and Wall Street is seemingly closing. Multinational financial services outfit Morgan Stanley is reportedly hosting a bitcoin event on Thursday at their New York City headquarters, according to a report from MarketWatch. The event is said to focus on the topic of microfinance,...

    Jayanand Sagar | March 17, 2014 | 11:34 am

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