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Bitcoin price surge: Laziness cost me $200,000 - news.com.au
WTF is Bitcoin?1:18
Bitcoin is an online currency created from computer code, but how does it work and why do people use it?
November 30th 2017
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While he was clearly in a rush typing the word 'Melbourne', Jason's laziness in not following through with this question cost him a lot of money.Source:Supplied
Bitcoin price: Has cryptocurrency peaked? - news.com.au
Bitcoin has crashed after peaking over $US11,000. Picture: Justin Tallis/AFPSource:AFP
HAS bitcoin peaked?
After a meteoric rise in value since the start of the year, the cryptocurrency smashed through first the $US8000, $US9000, $US10,000 and then briefly the $US11,000 milestones within a fortnight.
But after hitting a new all-time high of $US11,377.33 on Wednesday, bitcoin plunged by nearly 20...
Bitcoin bounties offered to catch online pirates - NewsComAu
A South African start-up is using bitcoin bounties to turn digital pirates against each other.Source:Supplied
CONTENT producers and rights holders have been waging a global war on online piracy and some are even offering "Bitcoin bounties" to get pirates to snitch on file sharers.
Australian-based rights holders have gone through the courts to have websites blocked in a bid to crackdown on...