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Coin apologizes to customers, won't charge beta users $30 to upgrade

The connected credit card startup apologizes for fumbling the announcement of a delay. Its beta program will be expanded and participants will no longer be charged $30 for the finished product.

By August 23, 2014

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Four ways Coin can save its connected credit card

The startup ticked off preorder customers by announcing a shipping delay and communicating the news poorly. But Coin can still get back on its feet. Here's how.

By August 23, 2014

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Coin delays product launch until spring 2015 as questions remain

The startup behind a smart electronic device that stores credit and debit cards will offer a beta program for 10,000 customers.

By August 22, 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 June 2, 2014

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Inside Coin's techie vision for the all-in-one credit card

This hardware startup's ambitious device is a .84 mm thin card that stores an unlimited number of payment methods in its dynamic magnetic stripe.

By November 14, 2013

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Amazon Coins extend to France, Italy, Spain

The e-commerce giant is offering its virtual currency in three more countries -- along with a promotion to get customers to use them.

By May 13, 2014

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Behold JuggaloCoin, a Bitcoin-like currency just for Juggalos

Insane Clown Posse fans take heed: now there’s a new way to buy black-and-white face makeup, Faygo, and HatchetGear.

By April 9, 2014

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HullCoin is first local government digital currency in UK

The British city of Hull has introduced its own version of Bitcoin to help local residents suffering after government cuts.

By April 1, 2014

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To thwart counterfeiting, UK mint proposes new pound coin

A new 12-sided design has both covert and overt signs that make it easier to find fakes. But modernization only goes so far: the 766-year-old Trial of the Pyx tradition lives on to check the metals.

By March 19, 2014

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Amazon Coins branch out to all Android devices

The virtual currency has expanded beyond Kindle owners to all Android users in the United States and elsewhere.

By February 19, 2014