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Expedia embraces -- and legitimizes -- Bitcoin

Some are leery about the virtual currency's legitimacy and volatility. But for travel booking site Expedia, Bitcoin is just another way to buy stuff.

By Jun. 11, 2014

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Expedia stock drops as site falls in Google's search results

The power of Google's core search business was on display Tuesday when it demoted the travel site in its search results. Paid links to Expedia may have triggered the penalty.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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Expedia to split into two companies

The travel firm announces today that it will become two separate entities, Expedia and TripAdvisor. It expects to complete the spin-off in the third quarter of 2011.

By Apr. 7, 2011

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Google to buy Expedia? That's the rumor

This blog initially misstated the day the price of Expedia shares rose on rumors of a possible bid by Google. It was Tuesday.

By Apr. 2, 2008

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Google to buy Expedia? That's the rumor

Wall Street analyst refers to rumors that the search giant may buy Expedia, boosting the travel site's stock price.

By Apr. 2, 2008

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Bitcoin gets buy-in from Newegg, the tech-focused retailer

To follow the desires of its tech-savvy customers, electronics company Newegg starts accepting payments in the virtual currency. Bonus: lower transaction costs, better international sales supports.

By Jul. 1, 2014

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'Bitcoin Isle' might be next on Jersey's docket

The self-regulated island in the English Channel wants to be a leader in accepting Bitcoin.

By Jun. 23, 2014

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Priceline to snag OpenTable for $2.6B in all-cash deal

The travel giant will pay $103 per share for the restaurant-reservation site -- a massive premium over its closing price of $70.43 on Thursday.

By Jun. 13, 2014

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Apple 'stamp of approval' for Bitcoin points away from Apple currency

After Apple changed the rules on virtual currencies, the first Bitcoin apps are returning to the App Store.

By Jun. 16, 2014

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Same-day booking app HotelTonight predicts the future too

With a new feature called "Look Ahead," the 3-year-old app gives the more cautious traveler confidence to book on a whim.

By Apr. 15, 2014