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  • What Is Bitcoin XT: A Primer For Everyone

    zerohedge.com 23 Aug '15, 7pm

    No, summer71 is not correct, XT is merely the latest proof that Bitcoin is ungovernable. Two of the five core devs (developers who can commit Bitcoin changes to the network) are in open revolt and have launched their own version. If 100% of Bitcoin moves over, fine, it can continue. B...

  • Seeking Alternatives? 1,000 Bitcoin ATMs Are Coming To Greece

    zerohedge.com 18 Aug '15, 7pm

    Bitcoin service provider and exchange Cubits has partnered with Greek bitcoin exchange BTCGreece to install 1,000 bitcoin ATMs and help small and medium sized businesses move money. “We are creating the ecosystem of bitcoin and blockchain solutions in the Greek market.” BTCGreece foun...

  • Bitcoin Battered After "Governance Coup"

    Bitcoin Battered After "Governance Coup"

    zerohedge.com 19 Aug '15, 3pm

    recent plunge in Bitcoin prices - from almost $318 at its peak during the Greek crisis, to $221 yesterday - is due to growing power struggle over the future of the cryptocurrency that is dividing its lead developers. On Saturday, a rival version of the current software was released by...

  • Head Of Collapsed Mt.Gox Exchange Arrested With Half A Billion In Bitcoin Still Unaccounted

    zerohedge.com 01 Aug '15, 4pm

    For a case study of a blistering rise and an absolutely epic fall of an exchange that i) was named after Magic: the Gathering and ii) transacted in a digital currency which many have speculated was conceived by the NSA nearly two decades ago and was used as a honeypot to trap the gull...

  • Gold Spikes Back Towards $1100, Bitcoin Jumps

    Gold Spikes Back Above $1100, Bitcoin Jumps

    zerohedge.com 24 Jul '15, 6pm

    Not really...physical gold and silver are in short supply right now and premiums are going thru the roof. If the paper price continues to go down the same thing will happen as in 2008...you won't be able to find any metal at all and even if you did the premiums will be 100%.

  • Greeks Turn To Bitcoin To Dodge Capital Controls

    zerohedge.com 04 Jul '15, 1am

    Using bitcoin could allow Greeks to do one of the things that capital controls were put in place this week to prevent: transfer money out of their bank accounts and, if they wish, out of the country. "When people are trying to move money out of the country and the state is stopping th...

  • Early Market Indications: Bitcoin Soars To 2015 Highs, Stocks Tumble

    Early Market Indications: Bitcoin Soars To 2015 Highs, Stocks Tumble

    zerohedge.com 12 Jul '15, 3pm

    Why not gold? Because between the BIS endless selling of paper gold - hi Benoit Gilson - and Citi and JPM 's relentless pounding of physical via record notionals of derivatives, not to mention China's liquidation selling, gold will likely tumble here just to give the illusion that cen...

  • Bitcoin Surges After Initial Forecasts Show "No" Vote Ahead

    Bitcoin Surges After Initial Forecasts Show "No" Vote Ahead

    zerohedge.com 05 Jul '15, 4pm

    @Soul Glow : The problem is they've been able to make a derivative paper nightmare out of gold. Probably means gold will be either flat or down again this week based on a "no" vote when logic would say it should spike hard. Until the CTRL ALT PRINT button stops working I expect them t...