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Japan's response to Mt. Gox Bitcoin mess: Taxes, report says

The country will outline its plans to manage the crypto-currency later this week, and could limit banks' handling of it.

By March 5, 2014

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Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox plans to resume withdrawals soon

Troubled exchange says it has developed a workaround for a glitch in how the crypto-currency handles transactions.

By February 17, 2014

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Bitcoin-mining malware reportedly found on Google Play

Fake wallpaper apps turned phones into bots for the power- and computationally intensive process of producing crypto-currency, a mobile security firm warns.

By April 24, 2014

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Mt. Gox wins temporary bankruptcy protection in US

The troubled Bitcoin exchange, which claims to have lost nearly $500 million in the crypto-currency to theft, wins a brief reprieve from a pair of US lawsuits.

By March 10, 2014

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Dogecoin raises $30,000 for Jamaican bobsleigh team

In the ultimate Internet fairytale, the founders of the meme-based crypto-currency have helped send a two-man bobsleigh team to Sochi 2014.

By January 20, 2014

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Here's why Bitcoin is the future of money

commentary Bitcoin may not last, but crypto-currency is here to stay -- it's only a matter of time before a government replaces paper with more traceable, secure digital money. But is that a good thing?

By April 29, 2013

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Mt. Gox customers settle lawsuit over bankrupt exchange

The plaintiffs will own a 16.5 percent stake of the new Mt. Gox and split 200,000 Bitcoins recovered by the failed exchange.

By April 29, 2014

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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 February 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 July 1, 2014

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Mt. Gox resigns from Bitcoin Foundation Board

The troubled Bitcoin exchange withdraws amid a dispute with the crypto-currency's managing organization over an alleged Bitcoin bug.

By February 23, 2014