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As it happened to MtGox this could happen to any other exchange, Bitstamp included. As much as you trust them, technical issues could happen, regulations might pass that wouldn't allow you to withdrawal from these exchanges. Who knows what could happ
i find it stupid that one limits what one can do with the internet. There is no need to pay an extra few thousand a month just to get rid of the terms of service which prohibit the use. Comcast prohibits use of servers, but many still host servers on
Adding my owner answer here thanks to some input from @Wats0ns and @Murch. IANAL. Let's say the following happened: I generate a key pair that collided with an already existing address
An enterprise network administrator concerned with the operation on its systems of software that contradicts policy should already employ some kind of security scanner software. Adding the known miners to that list of flagged software is the best rec
some will say only the exchanges will need to be licensed. Our company is working on that stuff now plus ways to monitor coins to prove it is not the proceed of a crime. For a bitcoin to be relevant in the coming months and years it will unfortunatel
I have an unconfirmed transaction and/or it is confirming super slow. What should I do?Be patient and wait. The transaction should confirm within 5 days
Bitcoin is the currency of the Internet: a distributed, worldwide, decentralized digital money. Unlike traditional currencies such as dollars, bitcoins are issued and managed without any central authority whatsoever: there is no government, company,
In the U. S. , FinCEN just determined that decentralized virtual currencies are not like money orders
I'm beginning to wonder what my liabilities may be once I start using a system like Ripple. For example if a gateway I'm using (say Bitstamp) suddenly vanishes, could I, as a user of Ripple and Bitstamp, be held liable for some sort of debt (in addit
The IRS just issued a preliminary ruling on this and it will be treated as property. The Q&A portion is particularly useful. SECTION 4