Exchanges

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BTC China Lowers Trading Fees to 0.1%

| Jon Southurst

The exchange has lowered market order trading fees from 0.3% to 0.1%, while maintaining its ‘maker-taker’ model.

All Mt. Gox Twitter Posts Removed

| Jon Southurst

Mt. Gox has now removed all posts from its official Twitter feed, unnerving many customers and causing more speculation.

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Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles Resigns from Bitcoin Foundation Board

| Jon Southurst

Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles has resigned his position on the Bitcoin Foundation's Board of Directors.

Japanese Police Shut Down Protest at Mt. Gox

| Jon Southurst

Police in Tokyo have ordered the Mt. Gox office protestors to move on, after complaints from the building's tenants.

BitPay Updates Wallet for Smoother QR Code User Experience

| Pete Rizzo

A new BitPay wallet update aims to improve long-standing inefficiencies in the consumer buying process.

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Has This Company Found a Workaround for Mt. Gox Withdrawals?

| Joon Ian Wong

According to founder Josh Jones, some 14,500 BTC worth of trades have been executed so far.

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Why Facebook’s $19 Billion Acquisition of WhatsApp is Meaningful for Bitcoin

| Nicholas Tomaino

Could bitcoin micropayments significantly reduce advertisements from consumer technology companies?

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Watch Bitstamp, BTC-e and Mt. Gox Prices in Real-Time on CoinDesk

| CoinDesk

We've updated our bitcoin price data page so you can now see up-to-the-minute prices from the world's largest exchanges.

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Mt. Gox’s Lesson in Logic, the ATM that Doesn’t Exist, and Tips for the Future

| John Law

This week, John Law invents insults for Gox clients, finds a DIY ATM and has a rather good idea.

Mt. Gox Bitcoin Price Falls Below $100, its Lowest Level Since July

| Pete Rizzo

The price of bitcoin on Mt. Gox continued to decline as community confidence in the once-leading exchange dwindled.