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Snapsaved, the third-party Snapchat client that admitted that 100,000 leaked Snapchat photos and videos came from them, is now asking for Bitcoin to talk about getting hacked, according t... Read More
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WIRED Animated GIFs
Now, at long last, the animated GIF is back, and it's totally owning the market on fantastically funny short animations. It has assumed its new place atop the throne of web ... Read More
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Op-Ed: Bitcoin is more akin to the Nasdaq than gold and is not a safe haven asset
"I wish I'd invested in bitcoin," is a response I usually hear when I tell people how much they could have made off the cryptocurrency if they bought it at the start. Just to be clear, if you bought $
Bitcoin SegWit Activation August 1: New Bitcoin Improvement Protocol
A new Bitcoin improvement protocol (BIP) has surfaced from the Core mailing list which includes Barry Silbert’s scaling solution. The yet unnumbered BIP proposes a user-activated soft fork (UASF)
BITPoint Plots Bitcoin Payments in 100,000s of Japanese Stores
Japanese bitcoin startup BITPoint is in discussions with a payment terminal operator to integrate bitcoin payments, a move that could see hundreds of thousands of Japanese retail storefronts to accept
Is The PBOC Stopping The Music On Bitcoin?
I suspect that's why gold is finally beginning to move today, up almost 1%, and among the biggest movers of the day as we head into the long holiday weekend--an indication of some money moving to gold