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Everledger Brings Blockchain Tech to Fight Against Diamond Theft

Diamonds are forever, and now a new startup – Everledger – is making a case that diamonds are for ledgers.

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Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles Arrested in Japan

Japanese police arrested Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles today on allegations that he manipulated volume on the platform prior to its collapse.

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Overstock Sells $5 Million Cryptobond to New York Trading Firm

US retail giant Overstock has sold $5m of a recently issued "cryptobond" to FNY Managed Accounts, a New York-based trading firm.

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Bitcoin in the Headlines: Rolling With the Punches

This week's media coverage, though interrupted by the launch of Ethereum's decentralised app network, largely scrutinised bitcoin's reputation.

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PRESS RELEASE : Tulsa Event Management Filling Multiple New Positions

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Deutsche Bank Letter Touts 'Expertise' in Blockchain Tech

Deutsche Bank is exploring the use of the blockchain for a variety of potential applications, according to a recent letter from the German megabank.

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Microsoft's Bing Launches Bitcoin Rewards Sweepstakes

A new partnership between Bing Rewards and startup Tango Card will let users of the search engine receive rewards in bitcoin.

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Drone Delivers Bitcoin-Purchased Cannabis in California

A company in the San Francisco area is delivering bitcoin-purchased medicinal cannabis to customers via drone.

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Lloyds Bank reports £1.19bn profit

Lloyds Banking Group reports a 38% rise in profits to £1.19bn despite setting aside another £1.4bn for mis-sold PPI claims.

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Report: Tokyo Police Seeking Fraud Charges Against Mt Gox CEO

The Tokyo Metropolitan Police is reportedly pursuing fraud charges against Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles.

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Kaspersky Data Shows Bitcoin Malware Attacks Declining in 2015

A new report from Kaspersky Lab shows that developers continue to target users with malware geared toward illicitly generating or stealing bitcoins.

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IMF wary of third Greek bailout

The International Monetary Fund is wary of any financial contribution to a third Greek bailout and is unlikely to provide funds at the first stage.

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Ethereum Launches Long-Awaited Decentralized App Network

Long one of the most ambitious projects in the industry, decentralized application platform Ethereum is set to open to the public tonight.

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US economic growth picks up to 2.3%

The US economy grew at an annualised pace of 2.3% in the three months to June, official figures show.

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UK now Santander's biggest market

The UK has become Santander's most profitable market, generating just over a fifth of the bank's profits in the first half of 2015.

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Bitcoin Exchange Igot Challenges Scam Allegations

The founder of Australia-based bitcoin exchange igot has refuted claims that his business is a scam.

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Royal Dutch Shell to cut 6,500 jobs

Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell says it is to shed 6,500 jobs as part of cost cutting plans.

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British Gas owner cuts 6,000 jobs

Centrica, the owner of British Gas, says it is cutting 6,000 jobs, as it reports a doubling of profits at the British Gas business.

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Facebook hails 'strong quarter'

Facebook hails "strong quarter" as the company reports its monthly users grew 13% to 1.49 billion.

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US Presidential Candidate Rick Perry Reveals Bitcoin Stance

US presidential candidate Rick Perry has stated he supports "regulatory breathing room" for digital currencies such as bitcoin.

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US Fed moves closer to rate hike

The US central bank , the Federal Reserve, keeps its key interest rate on hold but indicates it is more positive on the US economy.

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Ripple Labs Taps US Treasury Official for Advisory Board

Blockchain startup Ripple Labs has added a former US Treasury Department official to its board of advisors.

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Survey: Consumers Say Bitcoin More Inconvenient Than Checks

A new survey has found that consumers believe bitcoin to be more inconvenient to use than traditional payment methods.

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GlaxoSmithKline sees big profits fall

Pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) sees a big fall in second-quarter earnings amid continued pressure from generic drugmakers.