27 Apr '17, 10am

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I have several thoughts on this, first I am not sure I agree with Mattyoung (comment below) because I think money is determined by most real world consumers is anything that most people consider valuable. It does not have to come from a bank to be of value and I surely would not like the banks or anyone else take over bitcoin or any other currency for the obvious reasons. If bitcoin is not money then how is it that I am translating my buys and sells into profit in my traditional bank? There must be value already built into the system or I would not be making money on these transactions at this time. I see the best scenario for bitcoin and other cryptos to be fully independent and without any government intervention and allow them to develop their own DNA that ultimately spawns an entirely new way of doing business. We already know what will happen when government gets its ...

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Risk-wary banks chill bitcoin market

wsj.com 26 Apr '17, 2pm

At least three bitcoin exchanges have said in recent weeks that they can’t process transactions in dollars, as global bank...

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news.bitcoin.com 30 Apr '17, 4pm

Segwit is active. What Unlimited wanted was to split the block value during the block increase and create a second coin wi...

Risk-Wary Banks Chill Bitcoin Market - Wall Str...

wsj.com 26 Apr '17, 12pm

At least three bitcoin exchanges have said in recent weeks that they can’t process transactions in dollars, as global bank...

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news.bitcoin.com 26 Apr '17, 3pm

The price of bitcoin is once again steadily rising towards the US$1300 range and currently outperforming the price of one ...

Segwit Locks In on Litecoin, Will Activate

Segwit Locks In on Litecoin, Will Activate

news.bitcoin.com 27 Apr '17, 6am

Litecoin has surpassed the required number of signaling blocks needed to activate Segregated Witness (Segwit) on Wednesday...

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news.bitcoin.com 03 May '17, 9am

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotion...

Singapore Banks' Hong Kong Envy - Bloomberg

bloomberg.com 26 Apr '17, 9pm

Stable oil prices are fine, and a recovery in the Baltic Dry Index can't hurt. But seriously, how long can Singapore's ban...

The big three Singapore banks could use a bit o...

bloomberg.com 26 Apr '17, 9pm

Stable oil prices are fine, and a recovery in the Baltic Dry Index can't hurt. But seriously, how long can Singapore's ban...

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news.bitcoin.com 26 Apr '17, 11pm

Overstock’s blockchain technology arm, Medici Ventures, has partnered with Bitcoin consumer financial services platform Ri...

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news.bitcoin.com 06 May '17, 4pm

The Australian government has renewed its commitment to end bitcoin double taxation in response to the Productivity Commis...

Blockchain Surveillance Tool Created for Banks to Visualize Bitcoin Risks

Blockchain Surveillance Tool Created for Banks ...

news.bitcoin.com 20 Apr '17, 10pm

The blockchain forensics company Elliptic has announced a new tool designed to help banks visualize illegal activities whe...

Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales' News Project to Pay Journalists in Bitcoin: The founder of

Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales' News Project to Pay Jo...

news.bitcoin.com 26 Apr '17, 8pm

Wales’ experience with Bitcoin and the community is what drove him to praise everyone in the space. It galvanized his init...

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news.bitcoin.com 29 Apr '17, 11pm

The government of Antigua and Barbuda is drafting laws “for the implementation of Bitcoin,” according to a local publicati...