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The rise, fall and rise of Bitcoin: Steam Now Accepting the Popular Crypto ...
www.abcmoney.co.uk

This has culminated in the decision of game-streaming platform Steam to accept the crypto-currency, in a move aimed at engaging players located in Brazil, China and India. More specifically, Bitcoin transactions and the supporting Blockchain technology ...

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Russian Law Would Send Bitcoin Users to Jail as Cybercriminals
www.bloomberg.com

The Finance Ministry's proposal would prohibit the issuance of all cryptocurrencies or their use in exchange for goods and services in Russia. Penalties would start at four years in prison and a fine of 500,000 rubles for individuals, with the harshest ...

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Bitcoin-Focused Investment Firm Brings On Western Union, Lawrence Summers
www.wsj.com

Additionally, it added Mr. Summers and bitcoin developer Gavin Andresen as senior advisers. For Western Union, the investment is a way for the company to “keep our eye on innovation,” said David Thompson, Western Union's chief technology officer.

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The World's 1st Movie Profit Share Crypto Currency
www.benzinga.com

Whoever owns Kevcoin will hopefully share in the profits of the movie. The coins are available to buy with the most popular crypto currency's on https://coinvend.io/KevinPowder. Here is a short film that explains what the Kevcoin is all about : https ...

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MEPs call on new laws for cryptocurrencies, blockchains
arstechnica.co.uk

MEPs have called on the European Commission to look at how so-called virtual currencies should be regulated, following a vote by the 28-member-state bloc's economy committee on Tuesday. The Commission has already been considering the issue from ...

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Man accidentally sends $137000 worth of Bitcoin instead of $5
www.telegraph.co.uk

A Bitcoin transaction appears to have gone horribly wrong after a hapless user accidentally charged themselves $137,000 (£94,000) over trying to make a $5 transaction. The transaction, which took place on Tuesday, details how the sender apparently ...

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A Cryptocurrency Makes a Bid for Legitimacy
www.supplychainbrain.com

The idea behind cryptocurrencies was to create a fast and inexpensive means of transferring funds around the world, without the intervention of banks or governments. Not surprisingly, it found immediate favor among parties that craved secrecy – some ...

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Could Cryptocurrencies be the next big thing in Africa?
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Economic growth in Africa is often hindered by the lack of regional trade that cryptocurrencies can enable without necessitating the adoption of a single currency such as the Euro. As a decentralized currency with no real authority, cryptocurrencies ...

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Bitcoin Price Reaches 18-Month High As It Heads Toward $500
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507405840 Bitcoin, the world's most valuable cryptocurrency, shows signs of breaking the $500 mark for the first time in two years. Photo: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images; Bitcoin Price Soars The price of bitcoin has steadily increased over ...

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