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  • Bitcoiners rally to enlighten Washington

    Washington's biggest problem when it comes to Bitcoin may just be that policymakers on the Hill don't know enough about it, yet.

    Written by Zach Miners19 May 13 04:19
  • Bitcoiners crave coders to cope with demand

    Bitcoin is not going away, the digital currency's developers say, and they're craving more technically savvy people to support its use.

    Written by Zach Miners19 May 13 03:13
  • Bitcoin's rollercoaster ride is not slowing down

    More bumps in the road are probably in store for Bitcoin. The virtual currency has seen some massive swings in value over the last several weeks, but that volatility is not likely to end soon, its lead developer suggested on Saturday.

    Written by Zach Miners18 May 13 22:45
  • Bitcoin rival Ripple looks to make waves

    The online virtual currency Bitcoin has generated some serious buzz lately, with its value soaring past US$200 for the first time this week. Now a smaller player hopes to emerge as a rival by processing transactions faster and giving its users more payment options.

    Written by Zach Miners11 April 13 11:46
  • Bitcoin's price soars to over $200

    Bitcoin may just be a "virtual" currency, but there's no denying its rising value. The currency, which last month was trading on the order of roughly $30, is now valued at over US$230.

    Written by Zach Miners09 April 13 21:38
  • Google releases open source Bitcoin client

    A Google engineer has released an open source Java client for the Bitcoin peer-to-peer currency system, simply called BitcoinJ.

    Written by Rodney Gedda21 March 11 14:42