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Police arrest boss of failed Mt. Gox Bitcoin exchange

Police arrest boss of failed Mt. Gox Bitcoin exchange

The Mt. Gox Bitcoin exchange shuttered its doors over a year ago, but the repercussions haven't stopped yet.
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4 men arrested over JPMorgan Chase hacking allegations

4 men arrested over JPMorgan Chase hacking allegations

Four men, two in Florida and two in Israel, have reportedly been arrested for the JPMorgan Chase hack, an incident which occurred in October of last year.
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Former DEA agent pleads guilty to extorting $700,000 in Bitcoin

Former DEA agent pleads guilty to extorting $700,000 in Bitcoin

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Plex resets users’ passwords after forum hack, attacker demanding ransom in Bitcoin

Plex resets users’ passwords after forum hack, attacker demanding ransom in Bitcoin

A hacker looking for ransom paid in Bitcoin compromised popular media streaming app Plex's forums on Wednesday. Plex has reset users passwords as a result.
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Online payments halted in Greece, citizens eye Bitcoin to protect savings

Online payments halted in Greece, citizens eye Bitcoin to protect savings

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Ransomware is the new hot threat everyone is talking about; what do you need to know?

Ransomware is the new hot threat everyone is talking about; what do you need to know?

We're going to break down everything you need to know about the spread of ransomware, and how it affects average users in the threat landscape.
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Bitcoin technology may power your next money transfer, if IBM’s plan comes to fruition

Bitcoin technology may power your next money transfer, if IBM’s plan comes to fruition

IBM is reportedly developing a system of transferring conventional currency with Bitcoin technology.
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Torrenting app denies it’s ‘secretly’ mining Bitcoins

Torrenting app denies it’s ‘secretly’ mining Bitcoins

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U.S. Marshals are going to auction more than $11 million in Bitcoin

U.S. Marshals are going to auction more than $11 million in Bitcoin

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Parking tickets hurt, but NYC plans to ease the ache with Apple Pay

Parking tickets hurt, but NYC plans to ease the ache with Apple Pay

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What’s the worst performing currency of 2014? It’s Bitcoin

What’s the worst performing currency of 2014? It’s Bitcoin

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Microsoft now accepts Bitcoin for Xbox and Windows digital content

Microsoft now accepts Bitcoin for Xbox and Windows digital content

Xbox and Windows users can now add money to their accounts with Bitcoin, the mysterious cryptocurrency that has made waves in the last few years.
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Bitcoin servers go up in smoke in a very modern mining disaster

Bitcoin servers go up in smoke in a very modern mining disaster

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Dell, Newegg start accepting Bitcoin as payment

Dell, Newegg start accepting Bitcoin as payment

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Feds to auction off $18 million worth of Bitcoins from Silk Road seizures

Feds to auction off $18 million worth of Bitcoins from Silk Road seizures

The United States Marshal Service will auction off $18 million worth of the digital currency Bitcoins that were seized from the illegal Silk Road market.
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Expedia now accepting Bitcoin for hotel payments

Expedia now accepting Bitcoin for hotel payments

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Dish Network to accept Bitcoin, becomes largest company to take the currency

Dish Network to accept Bitcoin, becomes largest company to take the currency

Dish Network announced that it will accept Bitcoin payments, starting July 1, 2014. The satellite TV provider claims to be the biggest company to accept it.
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Meet DarkCoin, the newest cryptocurrency for all your shady transactions

Meet DarkCoin, the newest cryptocurrency for all your shady transactions

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Bitcoin can now be used to donate to political campaigns

Bitcoin can now be used to donate to political campaigns

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With this bracelet, you can flick your wrist to pay with Bitcoin

With this bracelet, you can flick your wrist to pay with Bitcoin

Mevu will soon release a bracelet that, by flicking your wrist, will let you make payments with Bitcoin.
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Mt. Gox to enter bankruptcy proceedings as Tokyo court rejects rehab plan

Mt. Gox to enter bankruptcy proceedings as Tokyo court rejects rehab plan

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eBay adds a category for virtual currencies

eBay adds a category for virtual currencies

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Redditor eats a hat – yes, a hat – after losing $1,000 Bitcoin bet, posts video proof

Redditor eats a hat – yes, a hat – after losing $1,000 Bitcoin bet, posts video proof

A Bitcoin believer on Reddit put his money where his mouth is after losing a bet that the price of a Bitcoin would remain at $1,000 “come January 1st.”
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It’s official: Dogecoin is sponsoring a NASCAR driver

It’s official: Dogecoin is sponsoring a NASCAR driver

The community behind the meme-inspired cryptocurrency Dogecoin has managed to raise over $55,000 to help sponsor NASCAR driver Josh Wise's next race
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IRS rules that Bitcoin will be taxed as property, not currency

IRS rules that Bitcoin will be taxed as property, not currency

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CyberPower attempts to cater to altcoin miners by making PCs for them

CyberPower attempts to cater to altcoin miners by making PCs for them

Have you ever wished there was a PC company that made rigs made for mining Bitcoins? CyberPower might have what you're looking for.
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Newsweek’s Bitcoin creator ‘unconditionally’ denies any involvement in Bitcoin

Newsweek’s Bitcoin creator ‘unconditionally’ denies any involvement in Bitcoin

Dorian Satoshi Nakamto, the California man alleged in a Newsweek cover story to be the creator of Bitcoin, 'unconditionally' denies involvement in Bitcoin.
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Linguistic analysis refutes Newsweek’s claim about Bitcoin’s creator

Linguistic analysis refutes Newsweek’s claim about Bitcoin’s creator

Even though Newsweek reports that Dorian Nakamoto is Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of Bitcoin, Forbes commissioned an analysis that says the opposite.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of March 9, 2014

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of March 9, 2014

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!
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We are all Satoshi Nakamoto: Newsweek proves how fragile our anonymity is online

We are all Satoshi Nakamoto: Newsweek proves how fragile our anonymity is online

Newsweek's outing of Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto is scary because we can imagine it happening to us.
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Newsweek’s Bitcoin man insists he has nothing to do with the digital currency

Newsweek’s Bitcoin man insists he has nothing to do with the digital currency

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Bitcoin enthusiasts are boiling after Newsweek unmasks its secretive inventor

Bitcoin enthusiasts are boiling after Newsweek unmasks its secretive inventor

In a blockbuster new report, Newsweek claims to have unmasked the identity of 'Satoshi Nakamoto,' the creator of Bitcoin. His real name? Satoshi Nakamoto.
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$620,000 theft kills another Bitcoin exchange, but Bitcoin prices still rise

$620,000 theft kills another Bitcoin exchange, but Bitcoin prices still rise

Thieves have delivered a fatal blow to the second Bitcoin exchange in a week – but that hasn’t stopped the rising value of the embattled cryptocurrency.

Lesson learned? After Bitcoin’s Mt. Gox meltdown, the real test begins

Lesson learned? After Bitcoin’s Mt. Gox meltdown, the real test begins

The implosion of Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has left the entire industry in shock. Can it pick up the pieces and rebuild stronger on its own?