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Creative Badges and Logos Design | Inspiration

Today we are sharing some great <b>badges and logo designs</b> created by Peters. Allan Peters is a Creative Director and Designer from Minneapolis, …

Bitcoin Black Friday 2014 Soon to Be "Most Popular Day in the History of Bitcoin Commerce"

Advertisement<p><b>Bitcoin Black Friday has become a household name to Bitcoiners around the world, even those that don’t celebrate Thanksgiving, the</b> …

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What is Bitcoin?

A long time ago on the island of Yap in Micronesia people used stones as money. Back then some African communities used sea shells as money, people …

Offline over the Weekend? Read All the Tech News You Missed Here

Monday morning is many people’s least favorite time of the week; making that transition from a relaxing weekend back into work mode can be a bit of a jarring experience. But don’t worry, we’re here to help.<p>All you need to do is spend a few minutes sipping at a coffee and easing your way into the …

U.S. Marshals Service Is Putting 50,000 Bitcoins Up For Sale

The U.S. Marshals Service said today that it will auction off another 50,000 bitcoins that were seized last fall from a computer belonging to Ross Ulbricht, the alleged owner of the online black-market bazaar, Silk Road. This is the second auction of bitcoins related to that arrest – in July, an …

Man Stores Bitcoins in His Hands With NFC Chips

The world's most realistic Master Hand Amiibo?<p>A Dutch man has implanted two near-field communication chips in his hands to store his Bitcoin …

Over 8,000 People Already Use Facebook's 'Secret' New Project: Facebook At Work

Because, if you are ever lucky enough to be one of Facebook's 8,348 employees, you will be on Facebook all day long. Not with your friends, but with your co-workers.<p>At Facebook, employees use Facebook for everything: they use it instead of email, as their group chat room, to collaborate on …

Second auction planned for bitcoins seized from Silk Road

50,000 bitcoins, worth about $20 million, were seized from digital wallets on computers belonging to Ross Ulbricht, the online drug market's alleged mastermind.<p>The US Marshals Service announced Monday it will auction 50,000 bitcoins, worth about $20 million, seized last year from accused Silk Road …

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Skeptic says bitcoin will “always be currency of the future”

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: Lightboxx/Shutterstock<p>Remember when bitcoin was going to disrupt the world’s banking system? That was two years ago …

Google will pay out $200,000 in cash to get people using Wallet for the holidays

Google said on its blog today that it will give five bucks when you get a friend to use its Wallet mobile payments platform.<p>“Simply send money (even a penny works) to a friend of yours who doesn’t have a Google Wallet Balance yet,” the blog reads. “When they claim the money and verify their …

Coin Is Finally Shipping To Early Backers

One year after exploding on the scene, it looks like Coin, the YC-backed startup that wants to replace all your bank cards with a universal card, is finally shipping its product to some early backers after a long, long wait. The company previously said shipments would begin this summer. It is now …

Google Rolls Out Merchant Promotions Internationally

Two years after Google launched its Merchant Promotions product to US retailers, the internet giant has announced it’s rolling the program out internationally this week, kicking off with the UK, Germany, France, Australia and India.<p>With Merchant Promotions, online advertisers can basically offer …

Coinbase workaround lets you pay with Bitcoin on Facebook and iTunes

Bitcoin wallet Coinbase has figured out a workaround to help its users make purchases on Facebook and iTunes with Bitcoin. And it’s teaming up with a company called RewardsPay to make that happen.<p>Before I go any further, though, let me explain what RewardsPay is. Ever owned a credit card that lets …

LinkedIn Sharpens Focus On Education: Self-Serve Widget Lets Users Add Certifications To Profiles

LinkedIn — the social network for the working world — has been working on launching various tools to increase the usefulness and engagement of its platform to its 300m+ users. Today sees the launch of the latest of these. LinkedIn is unveiling a self-service certification feature, aimed both at …

16 Bitcoin startups investor Tim Draper has personally funded

<i>Updated at 6:06 p.m. Pacific to add startups to the list, thanks to some help from Draper himself.</i><p>Silicon Valley venture-capital veteran Tim Draper has consistently been blunt about his bullishness on the Bitcoin cryptocurrency.<p>“I am a big Bitcoin fan,” he told VentureBeat in an email conversation …