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blockchain

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New Bitcoin glitch: Blockchain suffers hours-long outage

A site that houses more than 1.4 million bitcoin wallets has been down for more than 16 hours, but says users still have control over their virtual money.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Apple kills off last Bitcoin wallet app in App Store

Blockchain claims that Apple offered "no explanation and no opportunity to address any issues" with its application or Bitcoin wallets.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Sony kills its laptop and e-book business

Sony says goodbye to Vaio laptops and closes the Reader store in North America. Also, Apple blocks a popular Bitcoin wallet app and Keurig partners with Coca-Cola.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Apple may finally green-light BitCoin apps

In what looks like a turnaround, App Store guidelines now say apps "may facilitate transmission of approved virtual currencies."

By Jun. 2, 2014

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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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Bitcoin Foundation, Mt. Gox spar over purported bug

Mt. Gox argues that the software bug expands across Bitcoin exchanges and should be addressed by the Bitcoin Foundation.

By Feb. 10, 2014

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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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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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Bitcoin nabob: Yes, there’s life after Mt. Gox (Q&A)

Bitcoin suffered a PR black eye with Mt. Gox's bankruptcy filing, but Coinbase co-founder Fred Ehrsam says bad news for the few will translate into good news for the many.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Bitcoin hits US$105

The open-source digital currency has absolutely surged in the last month, racing past the US$100 mark overnight.

By Apr. 1, 2013