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PayPal Announces Bitcoin Payment Partnership with BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin
September 23rd, 2014

PayPal has announced partnerships with BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin.

WWDC 2014: Apple Policy Update Could Allow Bitcoin Payments
June 3rd, 2014

Apple is to apply a new policy that can give way to payments via digital currency.

Reddit Raises $55K in Dogecoin to Sponsor ‘Underdog’ NASCAR Driver
March 26th, 2014

The dogecoin community has raised $US50,000 to sponsor#98 Josh Wise’s Ford at the annual Alabama megarace.

Price of Iceland’s Auroracoin Falls 50% Against Bitcoin After Airdrop
March 25th, 2014

Iceland’s attempted national digital currency auroracoin fell 50% against Bitcoin airdrop.

Has Bitcoin’s Founder Satoshi Nakamoto been Found in California?
March 6th, 2014

The man, who is considered to be the creator of bitcoin, turned out to be a 64-year-old Japanese-American physicist whose name really is Satoshi Nakamoto, the Newsfeed has discovered.

Bitcoin Exchange MtGox Files for Bankruptcy Protection
February 28th, 2014

On Friday, the world’s largest bitcoin trading platform filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo, blaming “a weakness in our system” for its collapse.

U.S. Attorney Subpoenaed Mt Gox, Other Bitcoin Businesses
February 26th, 2014

New York attorney is investigating the reported cyber-attacks on MT.Gox, other exchanges and businesses connected with the alleged cyber-attacks.

Bitcoin Exchangec Mt.Gox Halts All Transactions in New Virtual Currency Setback
February 25th, 2014

Tokyo-based bitcoin exchange Mt.Gox went dark causing huge losses for investors, and sending ripples of alarm throughout the global community of digital currency adopters.