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  • Disgraced Mt Gox CEO Goes For Second Try With Web-Hosting Service (And No, Bitcoin Not Accepted)

    Disgraced Mt Gox CEO Goes For Second Try With Web-Hosting Service (And No, Bitcoin Not Accepted)

    zerohedge.com 25 Aug '14, 4pm

    Mt Gox may be long gone in the annals of bankruptcy, but its founder refuses to go gentle into that insolvent night. And, as CoinDesk reports, the disgraced former CEO of the one-time premier bitcoin trading platform has decided to give it a second try by launching new web hosting ser...

  • What Does Bitcoin Mean For Austrian Money Theory?

    zerohedge.com 23 Aug '14, 12am

    When a theory, however logical, finds itself at odds with observed reality, there are only two possible courses of action for a rational thinker. The first is to discard the theory in favor of one that accurately describes the world as we observe it. The second is to find reason to do...

  • Singapore Takes More Steps To Becoming Global Gold Hub

    Singapore Takes More Steps To Becoming Global Gold Hub

    zerohedge.com 26 Jul '14, 2pm

    "China has the reserves to do this, and it could have the political will, if the dollar proved to be unreliable as a store of value in the future," he says. "Having expanded its manufacturing base and captured international markets, China may well find a world hooked on its products. ...

  • WTF Headline Of The Day: Blythe Masters' Ex-Husband Launches Offshored Bitcoin Hedge Fund

    zerohedge.com 12 Jul '14, 5pm

    Daniel Masters, a 50-year-old veteran commodities trader, started working for some of the largest companies in the world right out of university, trading in London, New York and Zug, Switzerland, for JPMorgan Chase and Phibro before moving on to the New York Mercantile Exchange, a sho...

  • Bitcoin Vs Gold - The Infographic

    zerohedge.com 27 Jun '14, 11pm

    No . the feature is with gold of course where you can send it anywhere in an instant , through the post , through the mail , through an airport , through a checkpoint , any amount , instantly at any time , without a problem. Of course with bitcoin you will be stopped by metal detctors...

  • "We Are In Uncharted Waters" Singapore Central Bank Warns Of "Uneasy Calm"

    zerohedge.com 25 Jun '14, 5pm

    Mr Simon needs to understand that ALL of the major banks have deep connections to the central bank, and this is likely true in most countries. Up in Canada, the connection between the central bank and the major banks is so deep that there is no longer a legal requirement for cash rese...

  • Canary In A Handbag: Why Coach Hit The Skids

    zerohedge.com 20 Jun '14, 10pm

    But there is another more debilitating feature. It is rarely possible to run 35% EBITDA margins in a highly competitive luxury goods market without heavy and continuous reinvestment in design, product, marketing, in-store merchandising and staff support and training. Yet operating lea...

  • As The Bitcoin Bubble Bursts, Digital Currencies Find They Have A Dilution Problem

    As The Bitcoin Bubble Bursts, Digital Currencies Have A Dilution Problem

    zerohedge.com 12 Apr '14, 12am

    Spot the irony yet? As the bitcoin bubble bursts, the residual price momentum and "mining" bubbles remain only in those currencies where the "mining" of bitcoin is easier. This explains the shift from bitcoin to litecoin. In other words, where it is easier to create digital currencies...