Digital Currencies

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What Will Soar and Fail in Tech and Business This Year
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What Will Soar and Fail in Tech and Business This Year

The tech guru whose predictions are closely followed by Silicon Valley luminaries has some thoughts about what to expect in 2015.
Shalene Gupta
Bitcoin Continues Downward Spiral, Plunges Below $200
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Bitcoin Continues Downward Spiral, Plunges Below $200

Times just got even tougher for the fledgling cryptocash.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
New York Regulator Lays Out Tweaks to Bitcoin Rules
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New York Regulator Lays Out Tweaks to Bitcoin Rules

The state's banking regulator says it will soften proposed rules for virtual currencies.
Operator of Bitcoin Stock Exchange Penalized By the SEC
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Operator of Bitcoin Stock Exchange Penalized By the SEC

U.S. securities regulators on Monday ordered the operator of two exchanges to resolve claims that he failed to register them.
Australia Probes Bitcoin Crime Links as Currency Craves Legitimacy
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Australia Probes Bitcoin Crime Links as Currency Craves Legitimacy

A top law enforcement agency is investigating bitcoin's role in organized crime as politicians and financial regulators embrace the digital currency as a legitimate part of modern business.
Is This the Next Bitcoin?
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Is This the Next Bitcoin?

There's a new digital monetary system in town.
Blockchain Raises $30 Million in Biggest-Ever Funding Round for a Bitcoin Company
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Blockchain Raises $30 Million in Biggest-Ever Funding Round for a Bitcoin Company

The world's largest Bitcoin wallet service just sealed a record venture capital deal. Backers include none other than billionaire Richard Branson.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban: 'Bitcoin Has No Shot as a Long-Term Digital Currency'
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Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban: 'Bitcoin Has No Shot as a Long-Term Digital Currency'

The outspoken Shark Tank star is anything but bullish on Bitcoin.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Fred Wilson: 2 Big Reasons Why Bitcoin Isn't Really Useful Yet
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Fred Wilson: 2 Big Reasons Why Bitcoin Isn't Really Useful Yet

Even the cryptocurrency's biggest boosters admit it is probably too early to be useful to the mainstream.
Have a Bitcoin Business Idea? This Is What You Need to Do.
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Have a Bitcoin Business Idea? This Is What You Need to Do.

Kick-start your entry into the hot market with these expert tips and resources.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Beginner's Guide to Owning Bitcoin
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A Beginner's Guide to Owning Bitcoin

All the basics you need to know to (legally) score your first Bitcoin. Proceed with caution.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Blockchain.info CEO: This Is Why You Shouldn't Fear Bitcoin
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Blockchain.info CEO: This Is Why You Shouldn't Fear Bitcoin

Know before you go. Nic Cary explains what Bitcoin is, how it works and what it can do for you.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why Bitcoin Is 'Like Email for Money'
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Why Bitcoin Is 'Like Email for Money'

In this video, two of the industry's leading experts unravel the enigma that is Bitcoin. It's not as complicated as you think.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Company Is Now the Largest in the World to Accept Bitcoin
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This Company Is Now the Largest in the World to Accept Bitcoin

A multi-billion dollar TV titan just gave Bitcoin a huge, mainstream vote of confidence. Here's the scoop.
Kim Lachance Shandrow