Microsoft begins accepting Bitcoin, UK and Spain announce “Google Tax,” Lending Club Announces IPO, Bitcoin Price Watch, Liberty Reserve CTO sentenced to 5-years in prison, and Time Inc now accepting Bitcoin for subscriptions.
By Carlo Caraluzzo Whenever we do any type of business on the internet we receive a warning that our passwords will never be requested in an email. The reason for this is simple: Scammers often pose as legitimate businesses in phishing scams. While requests for passwords are unusual, they are not unknown and sometimes are necessary. Blockchain.info is an excellent example of this and the company has recently requested account passwords from many […]
Price provides one indication of the value of Bitcoin. Google search statistics provide another. Last year around this time, Bitcoin hovered at a value of more than US$1,000. Since then, the price has dropped as much as 65% and has not returned to the same levels. Many speculate that such price drops are early warning signs that Bitcoin is on the road to failure. The search giant Google contradicts this […]
Former global head and managing director at JPMorgan Chase, Paul Camp, joins Circle Internet Financial as corporate treasurer, executive vice preside of financial operations, and CFO. Former global head and managing director at JPMorgan Chase, Paul Camp, joins Circle Internet Financial as corporate treasurer, executive vice preside of financial operations, and CFO. “We’re been interested in trying to find an additional partner on the team with highly relevant leadership capacity,” […]
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William Suberg via CoinTelegraph Derivatives marketplace TeraExchange has announced it has fulfilled the first ever Bitcoin derivatives trade on a regulated exchange. The trade, in the form of TeraExchange’s USD/BTC swap service, was made between digitalBTC and a hedging counterparty. digitalBTC is itself he world’s first Bitcoin-focused company to commence trading on a major stock exchange. “There is significant, growing demand for a hedging instrument like this,” said Christian Martin, CEO […]