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Bitcoin lacks 'credibility and trust,' U.S. SEC says

The U.S. SEC warns of frauds and scams involving the virtual currency

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Beginner's guide to mining Litecoin, Dogecoin, and other Bitcoin variants

What's all the hubbub about Bitcoins and its brethren? Here's how to find out for yourself.

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Robocoin ATMs will send Bitcoins to phone numbers

Robocoin Bank users will be able to send bitcoin to phone numbers around the world

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'Dark Wallet' wants to make Bitcoin even harder to trace

Coders push new Bitcoin app to keep users' identities private

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Bitcoin traders agree to settlement in Mt. Gox class-action suit

Plans call to revive the exchange -- which will be called New Gox -- are being drafted as well.

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Xapo is a Bitcoin debit card that works like a MasterCard

With the help of MasterCard's payment network, users can spend Bitcoins just like cash at retail stores.

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Dorian Nakamoto thanks users for $23k donation, denies being Bitcoin creator

The alleged Bitcoin creator received over $23,000 worth of bitcoin from supporters

Investors try last-minute Mt. Gox revival as liquidation looms

A consortium that offered 1 bitcoin to buy Mt. Gox launches its own website

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Mt. Gox files for liquidation as Japan rejects rehab plans

A long, convoluted road lies ahead for what was once the world's largest exchange for bitcoin

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Stung by file-encrypting malware, researchers fight back

Ransomware programs such as CryptoDefense, CryptorBit and HowDecrypt have left users enraged -- and often helpless