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The 404 1,506: Where we're now accepting Bitcoin donations (podcast)

Wrapping up the winners and losers of E3 2014, bands accepting Bitcoin as currency, and trying to explain how apartment brokers somehow survived the Internet.

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Amazon touts Appstore before smartphone launch

Prior to showing its rumored smartphone, Amazon says its Appstore library nearly tripled in size since last year. Also, Apple is allowing Bitcoin wallet apps back into iTunes.

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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.

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Feds to hold a Bitcoin auction for seized Silk Road money

The US Marshals Service could net nearly $20 million in an auction it's holding to sell the roughly 30,000 bitcoins it seized from the online drug bazaar's servers.

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Man runs 3,237 miles in name of Bitcoin and homelessness

Homeless advocate and Bitcoin evangelist Jason King runs across America to bring attention to how the open nature of virtual currencies can help solve poverty. And, he's just about to cross the finish line.

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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."

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AT&T hacker 'Weev' sends feds 'invoice' for time in prison

Andrew Auernheimer demands restitution of 28,296 bitcoins, about $13.2 million, after his conviction was overturned.

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Bitcoin exchanges reportedly probed over link to Silk Road

Several exchanges, including shuttered Mt. Gox, have received subpoenas probing possible ties to the online drug marketplace, the Wall Street Journal reports.

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Google ordered to clear your history in CNET UK Podcast 389

Google has been told by European lawmakers to erase links to stuff you don't want anyone to see. A triumph for the individual or an assault on free speech?

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Handful of Bitcoin Foundation members exit over new director

At least 10 of the Bitcoin Foundation's 1,500 members jump ship after the election of financier Brock Pierce to the board.

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Google ordered to clear your history in CNET UK Podcast 389

Google has been ordered by European lawmakers to erase links to online stuff you don't want anyone to see. Is this a triumph of the individual over the corporations, or assault on free speech?

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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.

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