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# cryptocurrency - Thursday 27 May, 2021

The Explainer: Why are you hearing so much about cryptocurrency?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why are you hearing so much about cryptocurrency?

May 27th 2021, 6:32 PM 10,700 Views 20 Comments

Alpha Wealth’s Nick Charalambous and our own Ian Curran explain the highs and lows of crypto.

# cryptocurrency - Thursday 20 May, 2021

Poll: Have you ever bought cryptocurrency?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever bought cryptocurrency?

May 20th 2021, 10:47 AM 32,549 Views 76 Comments

Scams involving the currency are on the rise.

Warning over 'get rich quick' scams involving cryptocurrencies
# Cryptocurrency
# Cryptocurrency

Warning over 'get rich quick' scams involving cryptocurrencies

May 20th 2021, 9:02 AM 23,179 Views 74 Comments

People are being conned out of up to €50k.

# cryptocurrency - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Facebook announces plans for new cryptocurrency to come into operation as early as 2020
# Libra
# Libra

Facebook announces plans for new cryptocurrency to come into operation as early as 2020

Jun 18th 2019, 10:30 PM 10,001 Views 23 Comments

Facebook and some two dozen partners released a prototype of Libra as an open source code for developers interested in weaving it into apps, services or businesses/

# cryptocurrency - Friday 22 February, 2019

For crypto startups seeking 'legitimacy', new anti-money laundering laws are a double-edged sword
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

For crypto startups seeking 'legitimacy', new anti-money laundering laws are a double-edged sword

Feb 22nd 2019, 10:51 AM 444 Views 0 Comments

The EU-level rules put more of an onus on companies to monitor customer activity.

# cryptocurrency - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Bitcoin heist: 600 powerful computers stolen in Iceland
# Cryptocurrency
# Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin heist: 600 powerful computers stolen in Iceland

Mar 3rd 2018, 11:05 AM 24,961 Views 18 Comments

Icelandic police arrested 11 people.

# cryptocurrency - Monday 12 February, 2018

Number of websites infected by cryptocurrency hack, Ireland's National Cyber Security Centre says
# Global Hack
# Global Hack

Number of websites infected by cryptocurrency hack, Ireland's National Cyber Security Centre says

Feb 12th 2018, 4:20 PM 15,745 Views 23 Comments

It said that there are no indications at this stage that members of the public are at risk.

# cryptocurrency - Friday 12 January, 2018

This young scientist had to explain Bitcoin to Michael D Higgins
# Crypto
# Crypto

This young scientist had to explain Bitcoin to Michael D Higgins

Jan 12th 2018, 1:04 PM 18,840 Views 34 Comments

Turns out the President was up to speed on cryptocurrency.

# cryptocurrency - Sunday 3 December, 2017

European police target Kinahan's hidden Bitcoin cash in Belgium and the Czech Republic
# Cryptocurrency
# Cryptocurrency

European police target Kinahan's hidden Bitcoin cash in Belgium and the Czech Republic

Dec 3rd 2017, 10:00 PM 43,217 Views 60 Comments

A Bitcoin ‘mine’ was discovered in a raid on the cartel last month.

# cryptocurrency - Friday 1 December, 2017

Volatile Bitcoin surpasses $11,000, before plummeting to $9,000 (and then rising again)
# Cryptocurrency
# Cryptocurrency

Volatile Bitcoin surpasses $11,000, before plummeting to $9,000 (and then rising again)

Dec 1st 2017, 8:06 AM 13,424 Views 53 Comments

The CEO of JPMorgan Chase has called bitcoin a “fraud”.

# cryptocurrency - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Cryptocurrencies: 'Lack of regulation means investors can make a lot of money fast'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Cryptocurrencies: 'Lack of regulation means investors can make a lot of money fast'

Jul 2nd 2017, 3:30 PM 21,960 Views 41 Comments

There’s nothing cryptic about your cryptocurrency tax obligations though, writes Barry Flanagan.

# cryptocurrency - Thursday 11 December, 2014

The first major tech company to accept Bitcoin payments isn't Google or Apple
# Spend Spend Spend
# Spend Spend Spend

The first major tech company to accept Bitcoin payments isn't Google or Apple

Dec 11th 2014, 12:38 PM 6,762 Views 23 Comments

Those in the US can now purchase goods from Microsoft’s Windows and Xbox stores using the cryptocurrency.

# cryptocurrency - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

PayPal opens its doors (slightly) to bitcoin payments
# Baby Steps
# Baby Steps

PayPal opens its doors (slightly) to bitcoin payments

Sep 24th 2014, 2:41 PM 291 Views 1 Comment

The company has teamed up with three bitcoin payment processors, allowing sellers to accept bitcoin as payment for digital goods.

# cryptocurrency - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Explainer: Why the new challenger to Bitcoin is worth keeping an eye on
# New Challenger
# New Challenger

Explainer: Why the new challenger to Bitcoin is worth keeping an eye on

Aug 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 16,692 Views 9 Comments

The new currency has been backed by Stripe, founded by the Limerick brothers Patrick and John Collison, but is it worth taking note of?

# cryptocurrency - Monday 16 June, 2014

Apple approves first bitcoin trading app after policy change
# Virtual Currency
# Virtual Currency

Apple approves first bitcoin trading app after policy change

Jun 16th 2014, 10:56 AM 4,994 Views 4 Comments

Coin Pocket has become the first bitcoin trading app to be approved by Apple since it updated its App Store review guidelines.

# cryptocurrency - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Apple's policy update could pave the way for bitcoin payments
# Virtual Currencies
# Virtual Currencies

Apple's policy update could pave the way for bitcoin payments

Jun 3rd 2014, 4:08 PM 6,455 Views 6 Comments

Apps can now accept payments from “approved virtual currencies” although Apple hasn’t said which ones qualify.

# cryptocurrency - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Confused by Bitcoin? This guy explains it well…
# Cryptocurrency
# Cryptocurrency

Confused by Bitcoin? This guy explains it well…

Nov 9th 2013, 8:30 PM 35,611 Views 65 Comments

Programmer Robert McNally put together a succinct presentation on what this ‘currency’ is all about.