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12 Jun 2017 The Rise Of Digital Money Has Exploded Since Bitcoin's Creation [64327], June 12th 2017

"Bitcoin changed the landscape of digital money when it was introduced to the world in 2009, and was followed by many other types of cryptocurrencies. Now bitcoin and the over 800 copycats (so called altcoins) have reached a very large market valuation of $110 billion. Let's take a look at how this emerging digital assets landscape began and where we are today..."
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12 Jun 2017 What Service Providers Need To Know About Bitcoin [64332]
The VAR Guy, June 12th 2017

"A growing number of web hosts accept Bitcoin, and as the digital currency gains users and acceptance, the trend is likely to grow. As a cryptocurrency based on blockchain technology rather than a national currency, Bitcoin is considered by its proponents to provide unmatched privacy and security, compared to other currencies or payment systems, with little or no transaction fees or taxes.

Some of these same advantages also make Bitcoin popular among those conducting criminal business online, and security issues with Bitcoin exchanges and wallets contribute to its extreme volatility..."
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12 Jun 2017 Op Ed: New Study Finds That 3 Million+ People Use Cryptocurrencies [64307]
Bitcoin Magazine, June 12th 2017

"Bridging the gap between financial systems and computer whizzes, cryptocurrencies are poised to gain ground in today's markets. These peer-to-peer systems utilize blockchain technology to conduct and verify transactions.

Since the network is decentralized, there is no main authority to judge whether transactions are legitimate or not. The creator of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, worked around this by having participants' computers solve part of a cryptographic puzzle. Helping to solve this verifies the blockchain and grants a specific number - or fractions - of bitcoins..."
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11 Jun 2017 3 Signs The Cryptocurrency Exchange Market Is Maturing [64249]
CoinDesk, June 11th 2017

"Underlying bitcoin and ether's all-time-high price rallies in Q1 was a dramatically shifting global exchange market.

So far in 2017, trading volumes have seen big changes, ones that indicate a reshaping of the global market.

Global exchange volume for bitcoin, for example, plummeted in January after the People's Bank of China (PBoC) issued guidance to domestic exchanges around their regulatory and operational policies. The development led to periods where withdrawals and margin trading were stalled, and trading fees were instituted after years of no-fee trading.

Despite the substantial shifts, here are three trends that CoinDesk Research has highlighted as signs of a maturing overall market in Q1 and the period since..."
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11 Jun 2017 As Bitcoin's Price Rises Security Shouldn't Be Taken For Granted [64255], June 11th 2017

"Recently there have been numerous reports of people losing their bitcoins to hackers and malware as bitcoin's price continues to grow in value. It is safe to assume that organizations and individuals trying to steal people's bitcoin reserves will persistently increase because the decentralized cryptocurrency becomes more valuable to thieves..."
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