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  • Senator Tom Coburn agrees that Bitcoin is not legal currency

    zdnet.com 26 Nov '14, 2pm

    Thank you for writing to me to express your concerns about cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin. I appreciate the opportunity to hear from you on this matter and share many of your concerns. The IRS recently announced its ruling that cryptocurrencies will be taxed at capital gains rates ...

  • Chope gobbles up F&B startup to save diners queue time

    zdnet.com 24 Nov '14, 9am

    Singapore's restaurant booking site, Chope, has acquired a local startup that will boost its own service with a queue-monitoring app. Appic Technologies' Ticktok queueing service runs on Apple iOS mobile devices and allows diners to receive notifications when their table is ready. It ...

  • Chope gobbles up F&B startup to save diners queue time

    zdnet.com 24 Nov '14, 9am

    Singapore's restaurant booking site, Chope, has acquired a local startup that will boost its own service with a queue-monitoring app. Appic Technologies' Ticktok queueing service runs on Apple iOS mobile devices and allows diners to receive notifications when their table is ready. It ...

  • Singapore ISP unveils 2Gbps fiber broadband service

    zdnet.com 12 Nov '14, 12pm

    ViewQwest has unveiled a new 2Gbps fiber broadband service for households in Singapore, offering the country's fastest internet connection in the market and what it's touting to be the world's first outside of Japan. Latest news on Asia Singapore ISP unveils 2Gbps fiber broadband serv...

  • Bitcoin hoard no remedy for negative cashflow

    zdnet.com 20 Oct '14, 5am

    Australian-listed bitcoin mining company Digital CC Limited, which trades as digitalBTC, has claimed cash reserves of AU$4.36 million at the end of September, but reported a negative net operating cash flow of AU$-261,000 for the quarter. The company, which listed on the Australian Se...

  • Bitcoin for the unconnected: The Finnish protocol that lets you buy and sell currency through your TV

    zdnet.com 21 Oct '14, 9am

    Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency to beat, has found its way into well over a million digital wallets worldwide but it's yet to hit mass adoption. Finnish technology co-operative Koodilehto believes the answer to Bitcoin's search for wider accessibility and reliability could lie in TV and r...

  • Bitcoin survival relies on community 'growing up'

    Bitcoin survival relies on community 'growing up'

    zdnet.com 14 Oct '14, 12pm

    ISLE OF MAN — The cryptocommunity needs to "grow up" if Bitcoin is going to flourish, according to a prominent member of the security community. Interest in Bitcoin exploded after the 2008 recession. In 2012, there was a sharp rise in Bitcoin-based merchant services. Since this time, ...

  • Why I almost bit on bitcoin and nearly bought into the Butterfly Labs scam

    zdnet.com 30 Sep '14, 3pm

    If I read Mr. Gewirtz correctly, Butterfly Labs wasn't engaging in a Ponzi Scheme. It was more akin to fraud and conversion. Customer buys new system from BL with money up front. BL then acquires a system, take a quick delivery, and diverts the system to generate bitcoins for themselv...

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