Month: October 2014

Why Democrats Should Love Bitcoin – Bitcoin Magazine

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Why Democrats Should Love Bitcoin
Bitcoin Magazine
A few weeks ago, I opined on why Republicans should love bitcoin. Thankfully, though, the GOP aren't the only ones invited to the party. That's the nature of bitcoin: it has something to offer to everyone. To illustrate, each section of this article

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Dubai Set to Host Bitcoin Conference – CryptoCoinsNews

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Dubai Set to Host Bitcoin Conference
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Dubai Bitcoin Conference This November, Dubai plays host to the first ever Bitcoin conference in the Gulf. The event will take place in the Dubai International Financial Center, a special economic free zone in the heart of downtown Dubai and a hub of

TRON: Light Cycles Released for Oculus Rift – VRFocus

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TRON: Light Cycles Released for Oculus Rift
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The iconic light cycles from the Tron movie franchise have been a popular source of inspiration for many virtual reality (VR) experiences over the past few years. Few developers have actually attempted to directly translate the experience of riding one

Bitcoin exchange launched in Sydney, amid plans to increase market value of … – ABC Online

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Bitcoin exchange launched in Sydney, amid plans to increase market value of
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Bitcoin company Independent Reserve has launched a new exchange in Sydney touting a robust, secure and faster way to use the crypto-currency. Bitcoin has gained traction, with an estimated 76,000 merchants who accept the commodity globally.
Cryptocurrency Round-Up: Bitcoin's China Resurgence and Independent International Business Times UK
Bitcoin exchange goes live in Sydney as Australian interest soarsLeapRate
Bitcoin is the solution, but to a different problemFinancial News
Mondaq News Alerts (registration) –Finances.com
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Australian authorities sitting on $9.6 million worth of bitcoins confiscated … – Sydney Morning Herald

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Australian authorities sitting on $9.6 million worth of bitcoins confiscated
Sydney Morning Herald
Authorities may soon reap millions of dollars by selling more than 24,500 bitcoins confiscated from a Melbourne drug dealer. This was the first time the state of Victoria had seized electronic currency from criminals. The currency's volatility has seen

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FEC Regulations Limit Bitcoin Donations To Political Campaigns and Cause … – CryptoCoinsNews

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FEC Regulations Limit Bitcoin Donations To Political Campaigns and Cause
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fec logo This year, the FEC announced that political candidates could accept donations in Bitcoin. While the guidelines are welcome, the FEC also capped the amount that could be donated to $100 in Bitcoin or Cryptocurrency per person each election period.

Notes on an Interstellar voyage through the Oculus Rift wormhole – The Guardian (blog)

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Notes on an Interstellar voyage through the Oculus Rift wormhole
The Guardian (blog)
The Oculus Rift experience is part of the publicity drive for Christopher Nolan's Interstellar, the Oscar-tipped, mega-hyped space drama that's out on both sides of the Atlantic early next month. Trailers for the movie, which stars Matthew McConaughey
Interstellar through an Oculus Rift is just as awesome as you'd expectTechRadar UK
Drop into the Interstellar wormhole with Oculus RiftNew Scientist
We've tried the Oculus Rift Interstellar IMAX experience, you can tooPocket-lint.com
The Independent –Evening Standard –Gizmodo UK
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