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Zennon KapronKapronasia - Shanghai

Bitcoin in China: so where are we now?

23 December 2013  |  3108 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

It sounds trite if you’ve read my other posts on Bitcoin in China, but ‘wow! What a week it has been for Bitcoin in China’. With the PBOC effectively cutting off (legal) funding of accounts on exchange platforms, is there a future for the currency in China? Been here before Despite all the speculation (including our own), the result of the last wee...

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Alexander PeschkoffTEDIPAY - London

Is PayPal talking to a lighthouse?

12 December 2013  |  3116 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Aircraft carrier is an awesome sight: it's huge, full of energy, impressive in all respects. It's worth a lot of money too. However, when you see an aircraft carrier on the horizon heading towards you at full speed, that means one certain thing - it is going to crash, due to its maneuvering capabilities (stopping distance, turning circle, etc.) Go...

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Is now the time to invest in alternative currencies?

03 December 2013  |  3735 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I wince every time I hear bitcoin reaching new milestones in value - and I don't think I'm alone. 'Bitcoin hits $300' - I shudder. 'Bitcoin reaches $500 milestone' - I cringe. 'Bitcoin tops $1000' ...

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Zennon Kapron
Zennon KapronKapronasia - Shanghai

What the Chinese government announcement means for Bitcoin

26 November 2013  |  13988 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

From purchasing property with Bitcoins, to the world’s largest Bitcoin exchange, to incredible mining operations, China over the past few months has become the largest Bitcoin market in the world and ...

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Elton Cane
Elton Canewriter & tech geek - Brisbane

Revisiting Bitcoin - initial experience and questions

14 November 2013  |  4423 views  |  2 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I first read about Bitcoin a number of years ago, and was intrigued. I scanned Satoshi Nakamoto's initial whitepaper that kicked it all off, and looked into the burgeoning scene emerging around Bitcoi...

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Viva la 'bitcoin' revolucion!

01 November 2013  |  2829 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The future of money is a decentralised, unregulated, completely digital currency. I feel like the only thing that anyone’s talking about now is bitcoin. Bitcoin ATMs, the Silk Road shutdown, the man w...

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