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    French Duo Decodes Bitcoin QR From TV Broadcast

    In an interview on French television, entrepreneur Roger Ver offered $1,000 worth of bitcoins (about 3 bitcoins at the time) to viewers. The only catch was the QR code was blurred out during most of the broadcast. Fortunately, two enterprising hackers took it upon themselves and noticed the code...
  2. FrgMstr

    North Korean Hackers Stealing Bitcoin

    While we try to stay out of politics here on the news page, here is an incredible report that we cannot ignore since we know many of our readers have a lot of money invested in mining cryptocurrency. Beware evil autostart video on this page. The short story is that it is being reported that...
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    Buying bitcoins without risk

    Where can I purchase bitcoin with zero risk of fraud?
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    How the NSA identified Satoshi Nakamoto

    Here's a cool, but also frightening story on some of the methods the NSA used to figure out the real identity of "Satoshi Nakamoto," the creator of bitcoin. The NSA used stylometry, to compare and determine his writing style with thousands of his writings to forage through on the internet. In a...
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    Florida Man Tied to Global Hacking Scam Gets 5 1/2 Years

    Anthony Murgio, one of the operators of the infamous bit coin exchange site has been sentenced to 5-1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to three conspiracy counts, which include fraud and operating a non-licensed money transaction business. The sentencing was half of what...
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    AMD R9 290 Watercooled - Kraken G10, Kraken x31, Gelid VRM Kit

    AMD R9 290 Watercooled - Kraken G10, Kraken x31, Gelid VRM Kit I don't have a lot of Ebay feedback since I don't use it much, but here is my heatware. Feel free to PM or respond with any questions. Good condition. Had this card for less than 2 years, bought a Kraken G10, Kraken x31 and Gelid...
  7. Zarathustra[H]

    Kim Dotcom Announces new Bitcoin Venture for Content Uploaders to Earn Money

    Some people just don't seem to know when to call it quits. Kim Dotcom, of MegaUpload fame has announced a system allowing users to sell uploaded content in exchange for bitcoins. While there seems to be no mention of endorsing piracy, it seems pretty clear how a system like this might be used...
  8. SamiiRoss

    Trying out Gladiacoin

    I have been testing it for a week now... on 3 different accounts. for now yes it does pay, i haven't have any issues yet. Basically they doubles your bitcoins in 90 days or less. So i put down $100 on 3 different accounts. I'm currently waiting on bank a transaction from coinbase to upgrade one...
  9. FrgMstr

    One Bitcoin Now Worth More than One Ounce of Gold

    Late yesterday Bitcoin's value actually surpassed that of an ounce of Gold and stayed there, rising even further today. Why is this important? It is still discussed that Bitcoin could actually replace gold as an alternative asset, although the likes of that happening any time soon are not very...
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    VR headsets at sale Offers 33% discount if you're willing to pay with bitcoins. Also free shipping, seems like a nice deal. :)