bbc.co.uk Archives - 19 April 2014, Saturday

  • £1m lotto ticket hidden in handbag

    News - Winning EuroMillions ticket hidden in handbag for five weeks

    bbc.co.uk 08 Apr '14, 4pm

    8 April 2014 Last updated at 17:02 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Winning EuroMillions ticket hidden in handbag for five weeks Carol Jones has quit her job and plans a dream holiday with husband Harold, right A mother-of-three discovered...

  • News - Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi

    bbc.co.uk 07 Apr '14, 5am

    6 April 2014 Last updated at 23:30 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi By Kim Gittleson BBC reporter, Singapore Adrin Loi says Ya Kun's growth has been helped by Singapore's expatriate community Continue...

  • News - Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi

    bbc.co.uk 06 Apr '14, 11pm

    6 April 2014 Last updated at 23:30 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi By Kim Gittleson BBC reporter, Singapore Adrin Loi says Ya Kun's growth has been helped by Singapore's expatriate community Continue...

  • Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi

    News - Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi

    bbc.co.uk 06 Apr '14, 10pm

    6 April 2014 Last updated at 23:30 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi By Kim Gittleson BBC reporter, Singapore Adrin Loi says Ya Kun's growth has been helped by Singapore's expatriate community Continue...

  • News - Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi

    bbc.co.uk 06 Apr '14, 10pm

    6 April 2014 Last updated at 23:30 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi By Kim Gittleson BBC reporter, Singapore Adrin Loi says Ya Kun's growth has been helped by Singapore's expatriate community Continue...

  • News - Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi

    bbc.co.uk 06 Apr '14, 10pm

    6 April 2014 Last updated at 23:30 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi By Kim Gittleson BBC reporter, Singapore Adrin Loi says Ya Kun's growth has been helped by Singapore's expatriate community Continue...

  • News - Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi

    bbc.co.uk 06 Apr '14, 10pm

    6 April 2014 Last updated at 23:30 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Meet Singapore's coffee king Adrin Loi By Kim Gittleson BBC reporter, Singapore Adrin Loi says Ya Kun's growth has been helped by Singapore's expatriate community Continue...

  • News - 'Bit coin' tablets man, 21, in Hairmyres hospital

    bbc.co.uk 05 Apr '14, 2pm

    5 April 2014 Last updated at 15:23 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print 'Bit coin' tablets man, 21, in Hairmyres hospital A 21-year-old has been put into intensive care after taking what are believed to be Ecstasy tablets. The man was found fo...

  • Banco Central colombiano afirma que bitcoin no tiene validez en el país

    Banco Central colombiano afirma que bitcoin no tiene validez en el país - BBC Mundo - Última Hora

    bbc.co.uk 01 Apr '14, 7pm

    El bitcoin es una moneda virtual que no tiene el respaldo de ningún banco central. El Banco de la República de Colombia señaló este martes que la popular moneda virtual bitcoin carece de validez en el país y que no constituye un medio de pago de curso legal. "El bitcoin no es una mone...

  • Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto reitera que él no fue el creador de la bitcoin

    Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto reitera que él no fue el creador de la bitcoin - BBC Mundo - Última Hora

    bbc.co.uk 17 Mar '14, 9pm

    Nakamoto vive en una modesta casa en un barrio de las afueras de Los Ángeles. Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto, el hombre al que hace unos días la revista Newsweek identificó como el creador de la bitcoin, reiteró a través de sus abogados que no tienen nada que ver con el nacimiento de la mone...

  • News - Singapore to regulate virtual currency exchanges

    bbc.co.uk 13 Mar '14, 11am

    13 March 2014 Last updated at 11:02 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore to regulate virtual currency exchanges Singapore joins New York in forming regulations around digital currencies Continue reading the main story Related Stories...

  • NY plans 'regulated' Bitcoin exchanges

    News - New York regulator plans 'regulated' Bitcoin exchanges

    bbc.co.uk 12 Mar '14, 2am

    11 March 2014 Last updated at 21:39 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print New York regulator plans 'regulated' Bitcoin exchanges Bitcoins have seen their popularity rise in recent months Continue reading the main story Related Stories Mt Gox wi...

  • ¿Es este hombre el creador de Bitcoin?

    ¿Es este hombre el creador de Bitcoin? - BBC Mundo - Noticias

    bbc.co.uk 07 Mar '14, 5pm

    Nakamoto dijo que no sabía ni lo que era Bitcoin. "No tengo nada que ver con eso", dijo aturdido Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto ante el revuelo de periodistas que de la noche a la mañana montaron campamento en la puerta de su casa. Esto ocurrió después de que la revista estadounidense Newswe...

  • VIDEO: 'I have nothing to do with Bitcoin'

    News - 'I have nothing to do with Bitcoin' - Dorian S Nakamoto

    bbc.co.uk 07 Mar '14, 10am

    'I have nothing to do with Bitcoin' - Dorian S Nakamoto 7 March 2014 Last updated at 10:27 GMT Controversy is surrounding claims by Newsweek to have found the creator of the Bitcoin virtual currency. It was assumed that the name behind Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, was a pseudonym for th...

  • Jepang: Bitcoin bukan mata uang - BBC Indonesia - Majalah

    bbc.co.uk 07 Mar '14, 6am

    Bitcoin semakin banyak digunakan sebagai alat pembayaran Pemerintah Jepang mengatakan Bitcoin bukan mata uang tapi beberapa jenis transaksi yang menggunakan unit pembayaran virtual itu harus dikenakan pajak. "Jika ada transaksi dan pemasukan, itu hal wajar... untuk kementerian keuanga...

  • Creator of Bitcoin 'found' in US

    News - Controversy over 'discovery' of Bitcoin creator

    bbc.co.uk 06 Mar '14, 4pm

    Continue reading the main story Analysis Puneet Pal Singh Business reporter, BBC News, New York For someone who claims to have unmasked arguably the most elusive man in the technology sector right now, Leah Goodman appeared to be relatively calm. Her story on the Bitcoin inventor has ...

  • News - Singapore named the world's most expensive city

    bbc.co.uk 04 Mar '14, 2am

    3 March 2014 Last updated at 23:19 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore named the world's most expensive city Singapore has been moving up the ranks of the world's most expensive cities to live in over the last decade Continue readin...

  • BBC News - Singapore named the world's most expensive city

    News - Singapore named the world's most expensive city

    bbc.co.uk 03 Mar '14, 11pm

    3 March 2014 Last updated at 23:19 Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore named the world's most expensive city Singapore has been moving up the ranks of the world's most expensive cities to live in over the last decade Continue readin...

  • VIDEO: Bankruptcy for bitcoin exchange MtGox

    News - MtGox bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy

    bbc.co.uk 01 Mar '14, 4am

    MtGox bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy 1 March 2014 Last updated at 04:38 GMT One of the world's biggest Bitcoin exchanges, MtGox, has filed for bankruptcy, blaming computer hackers. Bitcoin is a virtual currency that has become increasingly popular as an alternative to tradition...

  • News - How do Singapore's poor families get by?

    bbc.co.uk 28 Feb '14, 3am

    27 February 2014 Last updated at 21:52 GMT Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print How do Singapore's poor families get by? By Sharanjit Leyl BBC News, Singapore Nurhaida, 29, who is unemployed with six children in Singapore, says it is difficult...

  • How do Singapore's poor families get by?

    News - How do Singapore's poor families get by?

    bbc.co.uk 27 Feb '14, 10pm

    27 February 2014 Last updated at 21:52 GMT Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print How do Singapore's poor families get by? By Sharanjit Leyl BBC News, Singapore Nurhaida, 29, who is unemployed with six children in Singapore, says it is difficult...

  • Bitcoin's life-or-death moment

    News - Bitcoin's life-or-death moment

    bbc.co.uk 25 Feb '14, 9am

    25 February 2014 Last updated at 08:30 GMT Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Article written by Robert Peston Business editor More from Robert Bitcoin's life-or-death moment More from Robert Will China shake the world again? Has the Treasur...

  • News - Top Bitcoin exchange MtGox goes offline

    bbc.co.uk 25 Feb '14, 7am

    Continue reading the main story How Bitcoin works Bitcoin is often referred to as a new kind of currency. But it may be best to think of its units being virtual tokens rather than physical coins or notes. However, like all currencies its value is determined by how much people are will...

  • REPORT: Wales Women beat their Singapore rivals 75-28 in the Northern Cup in Cardiff

    Sport - Netball: Wales Women 75-28 Singapore Women

    bbc.co.uk 24 Feb '14, 9pm

    Netball: Wales Women 75-28 Singapore Women Wales Women began the Northern Cup with a 75-28 win over Singapore at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. Coach Melissa Hyndman's team play Scotland on Tuesday in the three-nation tournament (19:30 GMT) at the same venue. Singapore and Scotland meet on ...

  • News - MtGox chief Mark Karpeles quits Bitcoin Foundation

    bbc.co.uk 24 Feb '14, 8am

    Continue reading the main story How Bitcoin works Bitcoin is often referred to as a new kind of currency. But it may be best to think of its units being virtual tokens rather than physical coins or notes. However, like all currencies its value is determined by how much people are will...

  • News - MtGox chief Mark Karpeles quits Bitcoin Foundation

    bbc.co.uk 24 Feb '14, 8am

    Continue reading the main story How Bitcoin works Bitcoin is often referred to as a new kind of currency. But it may be best to think of its units being virtual tokens rather than physical coins or notes. However, like all currencies its value is determined by how much people are will...

  • News - MtGox chief Mark Karpeles quits Bitcoin Foundation

    bbc.co.uk 24 Feb '14, 8am

    Continue reading the main story How Bitcoin works Bitcoin is often referred to as a new kind of currency. But it may be best to think of its units being virtual tokens rather than physical coins or notes. However, like all currencies its value is determined by how much people are will...

  • News - The world's oldest handbag?

    bbc.co.uk 22 Feb '14, 9am

    21 February 2014 Last updated at 13:50 GMT Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print The world's oldest handbag? Magazine Monitor A collection of cultural artefacts Continue reading the main story More from the Monitor 10 things we didn't know last...

  • News - The world's oldest handbag?

    bbc.co.uk 21 Feb '14, 2pm

    21 February 2014 Last updated at 13:50 GMT Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print The world's oldest handbag? Magazine Monitor A collection of cultural artefacts Continue reading the main story More from the Monitor Is it fair to compare Olympic...