30 Oct '17, 11am

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I've been working on a new electronic cash system that's fully peer-to-peer, with no trusted third party. The paper is available at: http://www.bitcoin.org/bitcoin.pdf The main properties: Double-spending is prevented with a peer-to-peer network. No mint or other trusted parties. Participants can be anonymous. New coins are made from Hashcash style proof-of-work. The proof-of-work for new coin generation also powers the network to prevent double-spending. Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System Abstract. A purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash would allow online payments to be sent directly from one party to another without the burdens of going through a financial institution. Digital signatures provide part of the solution, but the main benefits are lost if a trusted party is still required to prevent double-spending. We propose a solution to the double-sp...

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cointelegraph.com 30 Oct '17, 3pm

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Bitcoin vs U.S. Dollar: Cases of Volatility

Bitcoin vs U.S. Dollar: Cases of Volatility

cointelegraph.com 30 Oct '17, 12pm

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news.bitcoin.com 31 Oct '17, 9am

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Bitcoin Just Reached Another New All-Time High

fortune.com 30 Oct '17, 10am

The value of the bitcoin cryptocurrency hit a new all-time high on Sunday, reaching $6,306 before settling down to somewhe...

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cointelegraph.com 30 Oct '17, 11am

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bitcoinmagazine.com 27 Oct '17, 6pm

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How Bitcoin Forks Influence Bitcoin Price Rise and Fall

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cointelegraph.com 28 Oct '17, 12pm

Prior to the Bitcoin Gold fork two days ago, the market made some interesting moves. Bitcoin price reached a new all time ...

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news.bitcoin.com 28 Oct '17, 5am

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forum.bitcoin.com 29 Oct '17, 4pm

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jbitcoin.blogspot.com 07 Nov '17, 9pm

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Arras Lives on Bitcoin for a Week and Proves Bitcoin Is Gaining Acceptance

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news.bitcoin.com 28 Oct '17, 2am

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On the Move? Bitcoin Cash Price Clocks 9-Day High

On the Move? Bitcoin Cash Price Clocks 9-Day High

coindesk.com 27 Oct '17, 2pm

Bitcoin cash price caught a fresh bid wave today, reaching a nine-day high of $373. At press time, the bitcoin cash-U.S. d...

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cryptocoinsnews.com 28 Oct '17, 9am

The proposed bitcoin fund will allow investors to trade in financial securities tied to bitcoins without necessarily ownin...