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Bitcoins are now more difficult to mine

There are at least half a dozen cryptocurrencies on the market, but Bitcoin is by far the most valuable and is more popular than other currencies. Over the past few years, we have seen Bitcoin being accepted in major stores like Steam, and so its popularity is on the rise. Continue reading Bitcoins are now more difficult to mine

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The Bitcoin Rush: Microsoft starts accepting Bitcoin for Windows and Xbox Payments

Digital Payments are all the rage nowadays, simply by virtue of their conveniene.

Now, Microsoft too is jumping on to the Bandwagon, and is now accepting Bitcoins as a mode of Payment for paying for Windows, Windows Phone and Xbox Online Stores. Continue reading The Bitcoin Rush: Microsoft starts accepting Bitcoin for Windows and Xbox Payments

Mt.Gox finds over 100 million USD worth of Bitcoins in an unused wallet

Mt.Gox recently shutdown due to a massive amount of bitcoin theft and so closed it’s doors, shutting itself off from it’s customers. It had filed for bankruptcy protection some time ago.

It seems good luck is in the air for Mt.Gox as it reported that it had found those missing bitcoins in an unused ‘old-format’ wallet. Continue reading Mt.Gox finds over 100 million USD worth of Bitcoins in an unused wallet

Bitcoin left stranded as Mt Gox goes off grid


Guess the picture doesn’t hold true, eh?

Bitcoin, the digital cryptocurrency is never stable. It’s value is wildly fluctuating. But now, Bitcoin is left alone and stranded with it’s biggest exchange, Mt.Gox shutting down. Mt.Gox reportedly accounts for about 80% of global Bitcoin traffic. Continue reading Bitcoin left stranded as Mt Gox goes off grid