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First Bitcoin ATM arrives in Akron as virtual currency challenges the real thing
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But the new machine tucked into the back corner of Starz Market across from the University of Akron could be a digital banking revolution in a box. This specialized ATM offers deposits and withdrawals of Bitcoin, the most widely circulated digital ...

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Could Cryptocurrencies be the next big thing in Africa?
www.itnewsafrica.com

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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Why the Bitcoin Blockchain Is the Biggest Thing Since the Internet
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The early history of Bitcoin is often compared to the early days of the Internet. Although some say the killer applications for the peer-to-peer digital cash system have yet to arrive, many people understand the potential of this open system for online ...

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Bitcoin Has No Leader, and Maybe That's a Good Thing
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Brian Hoffman is the CEO of OB1, the startup overseeing development of blockchain-based marketplace project OpenBazaar, and a former lead associate at Booz Allen Hamilton. In this opinion piece, Hoffman discusses the ongoing debate over how bitcoin ...

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Mike Tyson's Bitcoin ATM is now a thing
www.engadget.com

Whenever someone brings up Bitcoin, the first thing that comes to everyone's mind is an image of Mike Tyson. After all, cryptographic currencies beloved by investment wonks, libertarians and drug kingpins go hand-in-hand with the controversial former ...

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Bitcoin Might Be The Next Big Thing In The Remittance Market
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Bitcoin's most disrupting feature is its decentralized architecture. Indeed, bitcoin relies on a P2P network of computers to proceed money transfers. Each part of the network works to create new bitcoins ('mining'), keep the ...

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Payments VP: One Thing Stands Between Bitcoin and Mass Adoption
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According to Alasdair Rambaud, senior vice president for payment solutions provider CardinalCommerce and a self-proclaimed bitcoin user, this is the only factor prohibiting bitcoin from mass adoption. Rambaud believes that “most large merchants” in the ...

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Apparently The Bitcoin Bowl Is A Real Thing That's ...
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When I first heard about the Bitcoin Bowl, I assumed it was a joke, or maybe a weird startup publicity stunt. It turns out that yes, the Bitcoin Bowl is promoting BitPay, a bitcoin-processing startup — but it's also real college ...

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Strauss: Senior PGA arrives as more than a golf thing
www.stltoday.com

However, what returned major professional golf to the region has more to do with an ambitious initiative that has united those who run a private country club and the local PGA section with those who supervise schools and run youth programs within the city.

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