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Goldman Sachs: Bitcoin Isn't a Currency But Underlying Tech Holds Promise
The report, ‘All About Bitcoin’, cites bitcoin’s advantages and shortcomings – backed by statements from critics and supporters alike.
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Cryptocurrencies are ‘Inevitable’, Says Google’s Jared Cohen
The search giant's Director of Ideas believes cryptocurrencies are here to stay.
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Choosing bitcoin
Forget Bitcoin vs Fiat, Welcome the Hybrid Economy
Circle's Sean Neville contemplates a moderate take on the future of finance, one where bitcoin and fiat co-exist.
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Current Criticisms of Bitcoin Are at Least 10 Years Too Early
Criticizing bitcoin today would be like criticizing email in 1985, and look how far that has come.
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Why The Bitcoin Industry Must Recognise Its Responsibilities
The biggest lesson of the fall of Mt. Gox and Flexcoin is that customers must be better protected.
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Why Isn’t Your Business Accepting Bitcoin?
There are huge opportunities for merchants accepting bitcoin. Bitcoin blogger Arianna Simpson reveals everything you need to know.
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Hiding in Plain View, Too Much Secrecy, and Where Next for Space-Bound Twins?
John Law suggests privacy seekers should stay hidden, bitcoin doesn't need Tor and a novel purchase for the Winklenauts.
Eavesdropping

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One Does Not Simply Find Satoshi Nakamoto
Newsweek isn't the first publication to try and identity the mystery man. What was so different this time around?
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Milton Friedman
How Economist Milton Friedman Predicted Bitcoin
Friedman knew that bitcoin would someday arrive, to the animosity of incumbent institutions in the finance world.
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Is Mt. Gox the Pets.com of Bitcoin?
Someday, perhaps everyone will think nostalgically about the life, times and ineptitudes of Mt. Gox.
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