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Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
Steam is now accepting Bitcoin payments through processing service BitPay   —  Gaming Platform Steam Now Accepting Bitcoin  —  Confirming a long-rumored move, gaming and digital media platform Steam is now accepting bitcoin payments through processing service BitPay.
Apr 28, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Japanese Bitcoin exchange bitFlyer raises $27M Series C, led by SBI Investment and Venture Labo Investment   —  SBI Leads Japanese Bitcoin Exchange's $27 Million Series C  —  Japan-based bitcoin exchange bitFlyer has raised ¥3bn, or just shy of $27m, in a Series C funding round led …
Apr 26, 2016, 10:40 AMIn context
Michael del Castillo / CoinDesk:
Microsoft teams with ConsenSys to build Ethereum-based distributed apps in Visual Studio   —  Microsoft Adds Ethereum to Windows Platform For Over 3 Million Developers  —  Millions of Microsoft developers are now able to build decentralized applications using the Ethereum blockchain thanks …
Mar 31, 2016, 10:05 AMIn context
Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
As Bitcoin approaches its 1MB block size limit, transaction processing takes 10+ hours for some, while transaction fees rise several times   —  Bitcoin's Capacity Issues No ‘Nightmare’, But Higher Fees May Be New Reality  —  While bitcoin may not be facing a “nightmare” scenario as indicated by the media …
Mar 5, 2016, 12:10 AMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Microsoft plans to have a certified blockchain marketplace by this spring   —  Why Microsoft Wants ‘Every Blockchain’ on its Azure Platform  —  While Microsoft tested the waters with bitcoin at the tail end of 2014, the tech giant appears poised to be a far bigger player in the burgeoning market …
Feb 16, 2016, 11:40 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Blockstream raises $55M Series A to develop interoperable blockchain tech   —  Blockstream Raises $55 Million to Build Out Bitcoin's Blockchain  —  Blockstream has raised $55m in Series A funding to continue its work expanding the bitcoin code base for commercial use.
Feb 3, 2016, 4:30 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Chain issues first private investor shares using Nasdaq Linq blockchain platform   —  Chain Issues Investor Shares on Nasdaq Blockchain Platform  —  Blockchain startup Chain has issued shares to a private investor using Nasdaq's recently launched private markets blockchain solution, Linq.
Dec 30, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
SEC charges former CEO of Bitcoin mining firm, GAW Miners, with conducting a Ponzi scheme that defrauded up to 10K people of about $19M   —  SEC Charges GAW Miners CEO Josh Garza With Securities Fraud  —  The US Securities and Exchange Commission has charged former GAW Miners CEO Josh Garza …
Dec 1, 2015, 7:55 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Winklevoss twins' Gemini bitcoin exchange gets NY regulator approval, starts trading Oct. 8   —  Bitcoin Exchange Gemini Approved for Launch in New York  —  Gemini, the much-anticipated bitcoin exchange led by entrepreneurs and investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has received approval …
Oct 5, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Texas man Trendon Shavers pleads guilty to securities fraud in $4.5M bitcoin Ponzi scheme   —  Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme Operator Pleads Guilty to Securities Fraud  —  Bitcoin Ponzi scheme perpetrator Trendon Shavers has plead guilty to securities fraud, a decision that reverses plea of not guilty submitted in March.
Sep 22, 2015, 10:20 AMIn context

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