September 2014 archive

Bitcoin, Blood, Timing and Draper

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Baron Rothschild is said to have coined the investment phrase, “Buy when the blood is running in the street” He made his fortune buying from panicked, short term thinking investors in the 18th century. How many of our loyal readers were buyers in the stock market in 2008 as the U.S. and the world faced …

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Alibaba to Blame for Bitcoin Price Slide?

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The IPO (Initial Public Offering) of Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba Group, opening for trading today, is the largest IPO for a U.S. Listed Company EVER! And some analysts are blaming Alibaba for the recent price slide in Bitcoin. Why? Because many, many wealthy Chinese investors have large, profitable positions in Bitcoin and are rumored to …

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College Football – Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl

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  Bitcoin will be gaining massive exposure during the frenzied college football bowl season in December, 2014 thanks to naming sponsorship paid for by world wide bitcoin merchant payments processor BItpay. The Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl, to be played on December 26th at Tropicana Field will be televised live by ESPN which reaches nearly 100 …

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United Way Now Accepts Donations via Bitcoin

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  United Way, the massive, worldwide charitable institution is now accepting donations via Bitcoin. We expect more and more charitable organizations to follow suit in the weeks and months ahead for numerous reasons such as: – The ability for contributors to make very small donations otherwise un-economical via credit card – Lower costs of accepting …

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Coinbase Expands to 13 European Countries – Big Important News!

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  The recently announced expansion of Coinbase services into 13 European countries is BIG News for Bitcoin in general and for the expanding use of Bitcoin in network marketing programs around the world. As more and more MLM and Affiliate programs realize Bitcoin is the BEST payment option available because of its world wide reach, …

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Paypal Accepting Bitcoin – Kind Of – Um, Soon…

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  This is one of the stranger Bitcoin-Paypal stories that we’ve seen!. In summary, it’s good news for Bitcoin as it relates to the progress of potential eventual integration of Bitcoin into the Paypal ecosystem. But, wow! is it bizarre! It all started with a video on an official Paypal Youtube channel entitled “Voices”  Not …

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Are You Smarter Than an M.I.T. Student?

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  The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (“MIT”) Bookstore is now accepting Bitcoin.  MIT has some of the best and brightest minds in the world attending their school. Click Here for the Full Article from our friends at Coindesk. Does the fact that MIT is now accepting Bitcoin tell you something? Maybe, perhaps, that the really …

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