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Braintree Integrates Bitcoin Payments via Coinbase

The PayPal subsidiary, Braintree has introduced Bitcoin payments via Coinbase for US merchants. Braintree is a platform for software payments and in this instance, incorporates Coinbase directly inside the SDK (Software Development Kit) allowing Braintree merchants to ‘switch on’ Bitcoin […]

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Why is the Bitcointalk Forum Down?

Update: The error displayed on the website has changed, and now has the header “Connection Problems”. The error reads, “Sorry, SMF was unable to connect to the database. This may be caused by the server being busy. Please try again […]

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4chan’s Christopher Poole aka Moot is Retiring

Christopher Poole, better known by the nickname “moot”, has announced his retirement from running the popular online imageboard 4chan. He explained in a news post that he will be delegating his responsibilities as the website’s administrator to a team of […]

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IBM and Samsung Learn From Bitcoin, Develop P2P Network

The blockchain system first used in Bitcoin in 2009 created buzz in many tech circles, because it solved the problem of transferring money online. Many uses since then have been proposed for blockchains, including file storage, social networking, alternate Domain Name […]

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Mt Gox’s Mark Karpeles Was Behind Silk Road, Says DHS

During his trial in New York on Tuesday, Ross William Ulbricht admitted to founding and operating the illegal Silk Road drug marketplace. However, he claimed that he was not guilty of the charges filed against him and that he was framed […]

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Bitstamp Offers No-Fee Trading After $5 Million Theft

Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp has resumed service after being shut down to investigate a theft. It announced that it would not charge any fees on trades that take place prior to January 18th. On January 4th, a number of the exchange’s […]

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Bitcoin Starts the Year With a Crash, and People are Talking

Bitcoin has begun 2015 with a crash, dropping around 12% in just a few days [chart here]. This drop has people talking, possibly one of the most talked about opinions is that of Tim Draper, known to be bullish towards […]

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The Bitcoin Bowl’s Popular Success

Since 2008, the St. Petersburg Bowl has taken place yearly. In 2008 the sponsor was MagicJack. More recently, BitPay sponsored the event. BitPay proccess over a million dollars in transactions a day, and provides payment processing services for more than […]

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Falling prices might actually be good for Bitcoin

The hype generated by insanely high prices does increase media attention and as a result increases the number of people buying Bitcoin. These buyers, however, rarely have more than a speculative and short sighted fascination. The second prices start to […]

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California leads the way on Bitcoin acceptance.

Short of accepting Bitcoin as legal tender, Californian Governor Jerry Brown passed bill AB129 which legalizes digital currencies and alternative currencies for transactions within the state. The previous prohibition on alternative currencies was primarily targeted  towards fraudulent or competitive national […]

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