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  • Bitcoin miner KnC is planning another four-week datacenter build-out

    miner KnC is planning another four-week datacenter build-out

    pcworld.com 11 Dec '15, 11pm

    Four weeks: That's how long Swedish bitcoin mining company KnCMiner takes to build a new datacenter, from breaking ground to beginning operations. "The longest part is signing the agreement," CEO Sam Cole said Friday, announcing plans for another 20MW datacenter in the Swedish town of...

  • With bitcoin use on the rise, African countries eye regulations

    pcworld.com 22 Sep '15, 8pm

    The increasing use of bitcoins in Africa has prompted a growing chorus of government officials, legal experts and e-commerce entrepreneurs to call for the virtual currency to be regulated. In Africa’s largest economy, Nigeria, outlets like leather goods site Minku are now accepting bi...

  • New York issues first bitcoin license, brings consumer protection

    pcworld.com 22 Sep '15, 5pm

    New York State's financial regulator has issued its first bitcoin license, bringing consumer protection, compliance and cybersecurity guidelines to what still is very much the Wild West of the financial industry. The BitLicense imposes some of the same conditions on companies operatin...

  • Mt. Gox chief charged with embezzling bitcoin funds

    pcworld.com 12 Sep '15, 3pm

    Japanese prosecutors have charged the former founder and CEO of bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox with embezzling the money of clients. He faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted. Mark Karpeles was arrested by police in Tokyo last month , 17 months after Mt. Gox filed for bankruptcy with l...

  • Mt. Gox chief charged with embezzling bitcoin funds

    pcworld.com 12 Sep '15, 3pm

    Japanese prosecutors have charged the former founder and CEO of bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox with embezzling the money of clients. He faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted. Mark Karpeles was arrested by police in Tokyo last month , 17 months after Mt. Gox filed for bankruptcy with l...

  • Mt. Gox chief charged with embezzling bitcoin funds

    pcworld.com 12 Sep '15, 4pm

    Japanese prosecutors have charged the former founder and CEO of bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox with embezzling the money of clients. He faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted. Mark Karpeles was arrested by police in Tokyo last month , 17 months after Mt. Gox filed for bankruptcy with l...

  • SingPost delivers mail in Singapore using a drone

    pcworld.com 08 Oct '15, 7am

    Singapore Post delivered mail in the city-state on Thursday, using a drone that authenticated the recipient and delivered to a location the user chose. The test flight which took five minutes and flew 2 kilometers carried a letter as well as t-shirt in a packet. See video here . The t...

  • Alibaba to open data center in Singapore, amid $1 billion cloud push

    pcworld.com 19 Aug '15, 10am

    Alibaba Group's cloud business is targeting the Southeast Asian market with a new data center that will go online in Singapore this September. The Singapore facility is Alibaba's second data center built outside China. The company has been pushing aggressively into cloud computing, wi...

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