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Huobi Bets Big on Multisig With Quickwallet Acquisition

| Jon Southurst

Huobi has acquired multi-signature wallet service Quickwallet for an unknown sum, with plans to integrate it with other services.

Hackers Reroute ISP Traffic to Steal $83k in Bitcoins

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Attackers have managed to reroute internet traffic from numerous internet service providers (ISPs) to steal bitcoins and altcoins.

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From Hackers to Hipsters: Social Media’s Influence on Bitcoin Price

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

A new study says public perception of bitcoin is changing and that social media use is linked to price.

RushWallet Delivers Fast, Frictionless and Login-Free Bitcoin Wallets

| Jon Southurst

RushWallet allows bitcoin wallet creation in five seconds, accessible from any device and with full user control of keys.

Robocoin Video Offers First Look at Unreleased Banking and Remittance Platform

| Pete Rizzo

Robocoin has released a new YouTube video previewing its forthcoming bitcoin banking and remittance service.

Second Round Winners Named in MIT Bitcoin App Contest

| Stan Higgins

MIT BitComp, a summer-long, app-creation competition at the prestigious university, has named its second-round winners.

Huobi’s BitVC Opens Bitcoin Interest Accounts to All International Customers

| Jon Southurst

BitVC, the Hong Kong subsidiary of China's Huobi, has opened margin trading and 'Yubibao' bitcoin interest-earning accounts to everyone.

Dogecoin to Allow Litecoin Merge Mining in Network Security Bid

| Stan Higgins

The dogecoin development team is integrating auxiliary proof-of-work, allowing litecoin miners to mine DOGE.

BTC.com Domain Sold to GAWMiners for Record $1 Million

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The domain name BTC.com has been sold to US-based mining hardware specialist GAWMiners for $1.1m.

Xapo Responds to Backlash Over Bitcoin Debit Card Fees

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Bitcoin wallet provider Xapo is facing massive online backlash following the shipment of new branded debit card.