Monthly archive for February 2014

Law enforcement cracking Bitcoin black markets

Law enforcement cracking Bitcoin black markets

02 Feb 2014 / The Tampa Tribune – TAMPA — When Daniel Brian Springer III purchased the illegal drug Ecstasy from China, the Pasco County man used an underground website and Bitcoin, a virtual currency. As new web-based technologies change the way the world does business, criminals

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8 Multiple Identities For Bitcoin

8 Multiple Identities For Bitcoin

01 Feb 2014 / Startup Management by: William Mougayar Every Internet user should do their best to understand Bitcoin, because Bitcoin and the Internet are about to get joined at the hip. When the Internet started to get commercialized around 1995, we often described it as multi-purpose

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Bitcoin Craze is a Bubble, Just Not The Bubble You Might Think

Bitcoin Craze is a Bubble, Just Not The Bubble You Might Think

01 Feb 2014 / Fusion – The idea of monetary currency is a funny thing when you sit and think about it. A twenty dollar bill in your pocket only has twenty dollars worth of purchasing power because enough people have agreed that it does. Yet, there

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What Are the Odds Bitcoin Soars to $100,000?

What Are the Odds Bitcoin Soars to $100,000?

01 Feb 2014 / Daily Finance – In this video from Tuesday’s Where the Money Is as part of the Motley Fool’s “Ask a Fool” series, Fool banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson take a question from a Fool reader, who asks,

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Sun-Times to test Bitcoin paywall that’s really just an optional donation box

Sun-Times to test Bitcoin paywall that’s really just an optional donation box

01 Feb 2014 / Poynter – It’s being called the first test of a Bitcoin “paywall” by a major U.S. newspaper, but readers of the Chicago Sun-Times won’t actually be forced to pay anything during the 24-hour experiment Saturday, publisher and editor-in-chief Jim Kirk told me this

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Hollywood’s Meltdown Comics starts taking Bitcoin

Hollywood's Meltdown Comics starts taking Bitcoin

01 Feb 2014 / SCPR.com – Meltdown Comics started taking the buzzworthy currency of the moment, Bitcoin, at its store on Thursday, joining the growing but still small in number ranks of physical stores that take bitcoin. Bitcoin is a “cryptocurrency,” essentially serving as digital currency that’s

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Bitcoin has potential to become money of the future

Bitcoin has potential to become money of the future

01 Feb 2014 / Tennessean – Technology continues to amaze us and revolutionize the way we interact with the world. For those slow to embrace change, technology also can be challenging. Challenges include gaining a basic understanding of new technology, its impact on our daily lives, the

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