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Bitcoin exchange Kraken raises millions of dollars

Aiming to become the new hot virtual-currency exchange, Kraken lands $5 million in a Series A round of funding from Hummingbird Ventures.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Amazon nixes the idea of accepting Bitcoin

Even though the fledgling cryptocurrency is gaining momentum, the e-commerce giant has no plans to start allowing it.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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Bitcoin to get sales tax in US?

Texas Rep. Steve Stockman, an ardent Bitcoin supporter, plans to introduce a bill that could change the way the IRS handles virtual currencies.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Mt. Gox consults with cops on the case of the missing bitcoins

The embattled bitcoin exchange says it’s consulted with the metropolitan police department over the disappearance of 650,000 bitcoins.

By Mar. 26, 2014

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Google modernizes Octane JavaScript speed test

The new benchmark is designed to catch a new class of browser performance problems -- and perhaps to curry favor with rival browser makers.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Mt. Gox CEO ordered to US for questioning on missing bitcoins

The imploded exchange’s saga continues as a US bankruptcy judge orders Mark Karpeles to better explain the disappearance of 650,000 bitcoins.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox offline amid 'insolvency' charges

The Web site and Twitter feed of the troubled Bitcoin exchange are wiped clean as trading is apparently halted.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Fly over Titan's methane lakes in NASA's video

The Cassini spacecraft has been gathering radar data on Titan, allowing scientists to knit together a dramatic view of its lakes and seas.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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Microsoft Surface Pro shows off its inner ultrabook

Surface Pro benchmarks show it to be just as fast as any ultrabook out there.

By Feb. 7, 2013

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Winter is coming: Suit the cat in battle armor

Turn Tigger into a warrior by dressing him in this custom-made armor. The creators say it was made with cats' comfort -- and love of "Game of Thrones" -- in mind.

By Jan. 13, 2014