16 Oct '13, 4pm

Bitcoin’s Validity — and Price — Gets Big Boost From Baidu via @YahooFinance #bitcoin

Bitcoin’s Validity — and Price — Gets Big Boost From Baidu via @YahooFinance #bitcoin

The value of Bitcoins is on the rise this week, climbing as much as 16%, as a major new vendor, a unit of Chinese Internet giant Baidu (BIDU ), began accepting the virtual currency for payments. Baidu’s Jiasule unit, which provides online security and firewall services, said in a Chinese language post on Oct. 14 that it had started taking Bitcoins. The price of a Bitcoin traded at the popular Mt.Gox Exchange in Tokyo reached a high of $163 today, up from $140 five days ago. Bitcoins have completely erased the 20% drop suffered earlier this month after U.S. law enforcement authorities shut down the drug-dealing website Silk Road. Bitcoins, which exist only as bits of computer code, were the brainchild of an anonymous computer programmer known as “Satoshi Nakamoto.” New Bitcoins are created when computer users crack complex mathematical equations. Just under 12 million Bitco...

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bitcoinmagazine.com 16 Oct '13, 8am

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mashable.com 15 Oct '13, 8pm

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bitcointalk.org 15 Oct '13, 11am

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forbes.com 16 Oct '13, 5pm

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Chinese internet giant Baidu starts accepting bitcoin

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coindesk.com 15 Oct '13, 4pm

Search engine giant Baidu has announced it is now accepting payment in bitcoin for its Jiasule service, which improves web...

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inquisitr.com 15 Oct '13, 9pm

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fastcompany.com 16 Oct '13, 3am

An announcement on a Bitcoin forum says that Baidu Jiasule, a small security service owned by one of China's biggest Inter...

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fastcompany.com 15 Oct '13, 9pm

An announcement on a Bitcoin forum says that Baidu Jiasule, a small security service owned by one of China's biggest Inter...

Baidu, the 'Chinese Google', now accepting bitcoin for security services: tip @techmeme

Baidu, the 'Chinese Google', now accepting bitc...

blog.sfgate.com 15 Oct '13, 6pm

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maxkeiser.com 15 Oct '13, 7pm

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dailyreckoning.com 16 Oct '13, 8pm

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tweakers.net 16 Oct '13, 3pm

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washingtonpost.com 15 Oct '13, 8pm

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thehackernews.com 17 Oct '13, 5pm

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thegenesisblock.com 16 Oct '13, 2pm

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