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China to strike down Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
China to strike down Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
China has expressed that it will disallow the use of virtual currency, or cryptocurrency, in the country, Wall Street Journal reports. Previously ...... 11 Sep 2017 - 1 comment
Kids now using code to steal virtual currency in games, social networks
Kids now using code to steal virtual currency in games, social networks
According to a new report from anti-virus firm AVG, young children have begun writing malicious code to hack accounts of friends and others. ...... 10 Feb 2013 - 5 comments
Amazon launches their own virtual currency
Amazon launches their own virtual currency
Amazon has launched their own virtual currency, dubbed Amazon Coins. The currency can be used for in-app purchases and app purchases for ...... 06 Feb 2013
     

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Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated (15 Nov 2017 12:32)
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The most downvoted comment in Reddit history made EA reconsider pricing The most downvoted comment in Reddit history made EA reconsider pricing (14 Nov 2017 15:02)
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Firefox Quantum delivers significant speed improvements Firefox Quantum delivers significant speed improvements (14 Nov 2017 12:32)
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Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $105 billion offer Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $105 billion offer (13 Nov 2017 13:21)
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