BitcoinPeople Digest #11

First generation hyper-curriences like Auroracoin, Polishcoin, Spanishcoin, and Scotcoin likely to be followed by official next gen cryptocurrencies. The intravalue of Bitcoin is underrated because of lack of understanding of the value of the infrastructure (and the movement). Several governments have posted messages declaring Bitcoin a tax free ‘property’ as opposed to a real currency. […]

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BitcoinPeople Morning Digest #10

On CoinMap.org you can get a view of everything Bitcoin including consulting houses like Bitcoin Expert in Copenhagen. OK Coin in China gets a $10 million investment to built one of the world’s largest exchanges. Philippines is one of the first countries where Bitcoin got a mainstream breakthrough. The Bank of Thailand does not like […]

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BitcoinPeople Morning Digest #9

Iran is in the race for being the first country to officially regulate Bitcoin. Bitcoin set to revolutionize the blogosphere with microtransactions. Bitcoin awarded the ‘most innovative open source project’ at CEBIT. Auroracoin in Iceland, PolishCoin in Poland and now SpainCoin in Spain – country specific altcoins are appearing weekly now. The Bitcoin economy is […]

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BitcoinPeople Morning Digest #8

Charmaine Li talks to Taavet Hinrikus from TransferWise about the Skype of money transfers. There is new an M&A market with pure Bitcoin deals. Economist Nouriel Roubini joins Thomas Friedman in not understanding Bitcoin and the block chain and use Twitter to communicate their frustrating of not getting it by bashing the technology. Goldman Sachs […]

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BitcoinPeople Morning Digest #7

Ireland is opening its first ATM but the local banks won’t give the operator a bank account (they know they are doomed – or least reduced to a part in the Hybrid Economy). Bitcoin is bigger than Western Union (when will it overtake Amex, Mastercard and VISA?). Overstock has never gotten so much promotion (and […]

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BitcoinPeople Morning Digest #5

The infamous Winklevoss twins buy their first Virgin Galactic space flight from Richard Branson using their Bitcoin stash. The Wall Street Journal launches a new segment about digital currencies: BitBeat. BitPay opens their Latin America office in Buenos Aires, Argentina. BitScan launch crowdfunding campaign for Android app. UK will treat Bitcoin as a foreign currency […]

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