Ex-Goldman Sachs Executive Launches Bitcoin Brokerage

Launching this week is Crypto Facilities Ltd., a London-based bitcoin derivatives broker started by former Goldman Sachs Executive Director in Credit Quantitative Modelling Timo Schlaefer. The derivative market is basically a contract system that gets its value from the price if the […]

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Why The Bitcoin Price Will Gain Stability

Since the rapid descent of bitcoin prices, early proponents of the digital currency have begun to lose hope that Bitcoin, and other digital currencies can ever replace fiat currency in the world market place. All is not lost as hedge […]

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Video: Seals with Clubs Raided By “10 Men With Guns”

Bryan Micon, chairman of the now-defunct Seals with Clubs bitcoin poker website, reports that his home was raided by the Nevada Gaming Commission. In a video he recently posted to YouTube, Micon reported that he was “let out half-naked into [his] front […]

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Inside Morgan Spurlock’s CNN Week on Bitcoin

The big day is finally here. Morgan Spurlock released his awaited Inside Man reveal on Bitcoin and it doesn’t disappoint. You can watch the full episode here on YouTube, but its unknown if CNN will take it down for copyright violation (lets […]

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Seals With Clubs Shuts Down After Being Hacked

The world’s largest bitcoin poker website, Seals with Clubs, has closed its doors due to unnamed security problems. This is not the first time that Seals with Clubs has faced a security breach. In December 2013, the website’s database was compromised […]

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Darkleaks – Secrets for Sale

Sounding eerily similar to something out of Snow Crash, Darkleaks is the newest online market for whistle blowers, blackmailers, and anyone else who wants to sell information – anonymously. While SecureDrop, Globaleaks and Slur have already announced platforms for leaking information, […]

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Bitcoin To Be Featured On CNN By ‘Super Size Me’ Director

Morgan Spurlock, director of ‘Super Size Me’ and host of CNN’s Inside Man, will be exploring the world of digital currency on this week’s episode. Declaring in the promo “this thing is so bananas” Spurlock will attempt to survive a week […]

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Robocoin SDK Turns Any ATM Into A Bitcoin Exchange

Bringing Bitcoin to the masses in the form of an ATM is a fantastic way to bridge the traditional financial system and the new breed of disruptive technology we know as cryptocurrency. For those of you who know the average cost of […]

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BitMoby Lets You Top Up Cell Phones With Bitcoin

A new service called BitMoby allows users to send between $10 and $100 to other mobile phones without any form of registration, reports CoinDesk. It is operated by mobile payments giant MHIT which was founded in 2004 to provide customers with a wide variety of […]

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CAVIRTEX Closing: Will Customer Bitcoins Be Lost?

The first Canadian bitcoin exchange, CAVIRTEX, has announced that it will be shutting down operations in March. This news comes after an internal investigation revealed a compromise of sensitive security information, including passwords and two-factor authentication information. The official report can be seen […]

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