Currency


Ramen Most Popular Prison Currency

Ramen Most Popular Prison Currency

Ramen noodles are taking the place of cigarettes as the most popular form of currency among prisoners on the state level, accor...

Aug 23 2016, 4:28pm CDT

IRS Says Bitcoin is Property Not Currency

IRS Says Bitcoin is Property Not Currency

The IRS passed some legislation according to which Bitcoin is a property, not a legal currency in tax system. And Bitcoin is to...

Mar 26 2014, 3:42am CDT

A Bitcoin founder? Man denies any involvement in the virtual currency

A Bitcoin founder? Man denies any involvement in the virtual currency

Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto: "I got nothing to do with Bitcoin."...

Mar 6 2014, 11:37pm CST

Bitcoin Trading Technology In Question As Currency Dives After Glitch

Bitcoin Trading Technology In Question As Currency Dives After Glitch

A software glitch, enabling Bitcoin traders to effectively defraud exchanges, has prompted a severe war of words – between the...

Feb 11 2014, 6:26am CST

Attackers Scrape GitHub For Cloud Service Credentials, Hijack Account To Mine Virtual Currency

Attackers Scrape GitHub For Cloud Service Credentials, Hijack Account To Mine Virtual Currency

Rich Mogull, CEO at information security research and advisory firm Securosis, was working on a piece of code to accompany his...

Jan 14 2014, 11:26am CST

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Taxing Bitcoin: IRS Review Will Have Big Implications For Investors In Virtual Currency

By now most everyone has heard of Bitcoin. But exactly what is it? And how should it be taxed? Bitcoin is usually described as...

Jan 7 2014, 2:56pm CST

I4U news

Bitcoin Is More Like A Speculative Investment Than A Currency

Given that Bitcoin has become much more popular in recent months we’re beginning to see some academic work coming out on the cr...

Dec 23 2013, 12:26pm CST

UNic: World's First University to Accept Bitcoin and Offer Master’s Degree in Digital Currency

UNic: World's First University to Accept Bitcoin and Offer Master’s Degree in Digital Currency

Now you can use Bitcoin to pay your college fee. The University of Nicosia (UNic) in Cyprus has started accepting Bitcoin for p...

Nov 21 2013, 9:48am CST

Facebook Ends its Virtual Currency Credits

Facebook Ends its Virtual Currency Credits

Facebook is waving sayonara to its Credits. The shift to indigenous monetary imbursements means the end of its Credits system f...

Sep 13 2013, 9:54am CDT

Virtual Currency Bitcoin Outlawed in Thailand

Virtual Currency Bitcoin Outlawed in Thailand

Bitcoin is the virtual currency that exists in cyberspace yet has a reality that is all its own. Unfortunately, it has just bee...

Jul 30 2013, 5:04am CDT

Paypal Galactic Will Offer Space Currency

Paypal Galactic Will Offer Space Currency

Space has been called the final frontier. That is why the online cash nexus, Paypal and SETI got together to introduce space cu...

Jun 27 2013, 9:57am CDT

Xbox Points will be Replaced by Currency

Xbox Points will be Replaced by Currency

Microsoft is rumored to kill the Xbox Points and introduce a money and gift card system similar to iTunes....

May 15 2013, 7:34am CDT

Apple's App Store Accepts Chinese Currency

Big bets continue in Apple's international push...

Nov 21 2011, 12:38pm CST

Xbox Arcade Hike due to Currency Fluctuations

Gamers in the US are getting price cuts, but in the UK, the price of the Xbox 360 Arcade console has gone up. Why you ask? Acco...

Aug 27 2009, 6:20am CDT