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You Can Now Buy and Sell Virtual Currency on eBay

It turns out eBay has quietly added a new category to its ever-popular auction site which allows users to buy and sell virtual currency on the site. Read More >>

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Why the Future of Bitcoin Depends on the Silk Road Trial

Over the weekend, Ross Ulbricht's lawyer, Joshua Dratel, filed a motion asking the court to dismiss all charges against the Silk Road kingpin. It's largely what you'd expect from a bullish defence attorney. But here's the twist: Dratel throws Bitcoin under the bus. Read More >>

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£620,000 Heist Reminds Us That Bitcoin is Neither Safe Nor Secure

Let's play a little game called Good Idea/Bad Idea. Round One: Saving money. That's a good idea! Round two: Saving thousands of dollars in a Bitcoin wallet that's highly susceptible to hackers and heists. As the customers of Bitcoin payment processor BIPS will tell you, that's a bad idea. Read More >>

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What Is Bitcoin?

Maybe you've heard of Bitcoin—it wants to shake the entire global economy, and has become the financial bubble du jour with a skyrocketing value. It's online money—an alternative to pounds and euros. Well what's that mean? It's complicated, but we break it down. Read More >>

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Is Digital Money the New Way to Buy Drugs?

I'm not gonna name names, but someone just mentioned paying for weed with a Square account. It'd be equally easy to use Paypal, Venmo, Bitcoin (RIP) or any of the myriad mobile payment systems that allow you to send money from your phone. Read More >>