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From Gold to Cash to Decentralized Data: The Money Revolution Continues

| Daniel Cawrey

Money has seen some big changes since the days of bartering. Now decentralization is upturning the cart once again.

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BitVendo Launches ‘Nuke Proof’ Bitcoin Cold Storage Service

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The Irish BTM operator has teamed up with safe deposit facility Merrion Vaults to offer "ultra-secure" bitcoin storage.

Blockchain’s Nic Cary on Bitcoin Wallets, Mt. Gox and Decentralization

| Pete Rizzo

Blockchain CEO Nic Cary discusses a wide range of topics from Mt. Gox to his company's March service outage.

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Is Double Spending Unconfirmed Transactions a Concern for Bitcoin?

| Daniel Cawrey

While bitcoin has largely removed the issue of double spending, unconfirmed transactions still leave a window of opportunity.

Garzik Announces Partnership to Launch Bitcoin Satellites in Space

| Daniel Cawrey

The non-profit endeavor plans to have a backup node in space in case the Bitcoin network fails.

Iowa State University Hit by Bitcoin Mining Malware

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The University suffered a massive security breach which compromised student personal data and attempted to mine bitcoins.

Inventor Creates Commercial Bitcoin Fuel Pump

| Pete Rizzo

The fuel pump accepts only bitcoin, and is ready for pilot installation, its creator says.

Manchester Co-op Gets a Hand From Dogecoin to Smash Fundraising Target

| Roop Gill

An ethical coffee shop and creative space has received a helping hand from Manchester’s small dogecoin community.

DarkMarket Team Win Toronto Bitcoin Expo Hackathon

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The development team scooped the $20,000 prize with DarkMarket, an innovative peer-to-peer market open to everyone, everywhere.

MEVU’s Wearable Bitcoin Wallet Can Make Payments With a Gesture

| Daniel Cawrey

A wearable technology startup has announced the first bitcoin wallet that tracks movement to make payments.