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crypto-currency

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California governor signs bill legalizing Bitcoin, other digital currencies

A new law reverses prohibition against use of anything but US currency for commerce.

By Jun. 29, 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 startup Circle unveils no-fee digital currency banking

Financial services company aims to provide a secure, insured banking service that will take the cryptocurrency mainstream.

By May. 16, 2014

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Crypto, security, comp-sci specialists speak out on NSA

In an open letter, more than 50 luminaries in computer science, cryptography, and security join together to decry reported efforts by the agency to undermine encryption and network security.

By Jan. 24, 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 Apr. 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 Apr. 1, 2014

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Mom sues Google after 5-year-old spends $65 on virtual currency

A New York mom insists that Google Play is encouraging children to spend money by not forcing buyers to type in their password before purchase.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Japan: 'Bitcoin isn't a currency'

Without any regulatory or government oversight, the government forbids commercial banks to provide customers with the cryptocurrency.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Microsoft to fight Internet snooping with stronger crypto

Likening government surveillance to malware, Microsoft's general counsel says the company is taking steps to protect the privacy of online communications.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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Microsoft adds Bitcoin to Bing's currency converter

Crypto-currency's value against more than 50 other currencies can now be found with a simple search query.

By Feb. 10, 2014