Google announces that Bitcoin was the fifth most searched term of 2014 Google has revealed the 10 most searched terms in 2014 and the cryptocurrency community has reasons to celebrate. Not only Bitcoin is the fifth most searched term of the year, but the popular (and funny) Dogecoin occupies the ninth place in the same list. Also, the term ‘Doge’ – the name of the Internet meme ...
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Silk Road Trial Evidence Against Ross Ulbricht Revealed The New York City prosecutors’ evidence against Ross Ulbricht has been released in the build up to the January 2015 Silk Road Trial. Ulbricht stands accused of being Dread Pirate Roberts (DPR), the head of Silk Road, one of the first in a long line of underground Deep Web/Dark Net marketplaces that rely on technology and [̷...
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Charlie Shrem sentenced to two years in prison for Silk Road-related transactions BitInstant’s founder, Charlie Shrem, was sentenced to two years in prison this week due to his connection with the online illegal marketplace Silk Road. Following his arrest in January, the cryptocurrency entrepreneur was jailed for sending $1 million worth of BTC to the Internet bazaar. The US District Judge Jed Rakoff conside...
Reddit Gets its Own Digital Currency Reddit is introducing its own cryptocurrency. Known simply as “Reddit Notes,” the company hired BitPay developer Ryan Charles back in September of this year to serve as Reddit’s new “cryptocurrency
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Bitcoin Behind Bars: Charlie Shrem Gets Two Years 25-year-old Charlie Shrem, the CEO of bitcoin exchange BitInstant, was sentenced to two years in prison this afternoon following a lengthy court battle. Shrem recently pled guilty to aiding a
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Google Cardboard Will Democratize Virtual Reality Virtual Reality (VR) is all the rage, the next big expensive thing. Or it would have been, had Google not come along and made popular a lesser-known fact: that a VR headset doesn’t have to be all that fancy.
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Deflation vs. Disinflation vs. USD strength
Arguments have been made for deflation, which is a decrease in the general price level of goods and services. Deflation technically occurs when the inflation rate falls below zero, causing a negative