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Georgia Tech tower

Georgia Tech Integrates Bitcoin into Student Payment Cards

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The Georgia Institute of Technology is the first university to integrate bitcoin into its students’ dining and shopping experience.

Investment, business

Top Bitcoin VCs Back Coinapult’s $775k Funding Round

| Pete Rizzo

Coinapult has announced $775k in venture funding from FirstMark Capital, Roger Ver and more.

Robocoin

Robocoin Launches Custom Bitcoin Wallet Targeting Underbanked

| Pete Rizzo

Robocoin has introduced a digital wallet for users of its bitcoin ATMs, as development of its platform continues.

CoinCorner app

CoinCorner Launches Mobile Wallet, POS Solution and Payment Gateway

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

CoinCorner, the first cryptocurrency exchange on the Isle of Man, has announced new services, including a multi-cryptocurrency wallet.

price speculation

Predicting Bitcoin’s Next Price Rise

| Daniel Mark Harrison

Most explanations of the falling price of bitcoin fail to stand up to scrutiny, so what's really going on?

Alpha Technology Viper Scrypt Miner Shipments Slip to October

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Alpha Technology has confirmed that shipments of its Viper scrypt miner will not ship in September as planned.

Digital world

Circle Announces Global Launch of Bitcoin Banking Platform

| Stan Higgins

Circle's digital money platform is now publicly available across the world with support for seven languages.

finland bitcoin radio

Finland Project Beams Bitcoin Over the Radio Waves

| Danny Bradbury

Finnish bitcoin advocates are sending cryptocurrency across the airwaves. Here's how, and why.

chinese bitcoin market

China’s Market Dominance Poses Questions About Global Bitcoin Trading Flows

| Joon Ian Wong

Chinese exchanges and yuan trades now dominate bitcoin markets, as macro factors and fee structures pump up volumes.

XC

All Things Alt: XC Inc, Next-Gen PoS and More Waiting for MintPal

| Stan Higgins

CoinDesk talks to the creator of XCurrency and MintPal faces new delays with its updated altcoin exchange.