Puerto Rico is facing dark times at their debt crisis grows more dire. Valve’s Steam video game platform now accepts Bitcoin for their more than 125 million users. CoinDesk’s Consensus 2016 Conference looks to have a few surprises. A Russian bill seeks to outlaw bitcoin use and jail users. Japan unveils their first blockchain consortium. Plutus combines bitcoin and ethereum as they offer their initial crowd sale. A look at the Ethereum Project’s The DAO. Finally a review of Dash.
Gold up $1293
Silver up $17.82
Oil down $39.59
DOW down 17,773
30Y UST down 2.6796%
BTC down $449
LTC up $3.69
Dash up $6.77
Ether up $8.60
Doge 50 satoshis
Puerto Rico on the brink of default
Steam now accepts bitcoin
CoinDesk’s Consensus 2016 Conference starts on Monday.
Russian bill will jail bitcoin users
Japan’s first Blockchain Industry Consortium is formed
Plutus announces crowd sale
Ethereum DAO is now live
A look at DASH
Near Field Communication with Plutus could make bitcoin easier at the Point of Sale. Currency values are down for more than a few countries. 720% inflation predicted for Venezuela by the World Bank. The FBI distributes child porn. The Federal Reserve created a currency bomb. Bitcoin Classic update.
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