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Can the U.S. and Partner Governments Crush ISIL Finance?

Frank Vogl | Posted 12.10.2016 | World
Frank Vogl

United States Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will chair an unprecedented session of the United Nations Security Council on December 17. For the first ti...

'The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin' - Movie Review

Brett King | Posted 11.30.2014 | Money
Brett King

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin is a movie that does a great job of explaining why Bitcoin is where it is today. It proposes that Bitcoin's journey has just begun, and that the fundamental building blocks will be far more disruptive for a long time.

Federal Court Takes a Bite Out of Bitcoin

Mary Shannon Little | Posted 07.24.2013 | Business
Mary Shannon Little

The birth of the bitcoin was the ultimate open-source project controlled by a finite number of bitcoin platfoms capable of harnessing a virtually infinite amount of CPU processing power.

What If All the Bitcoin Exchanges in the World Were Shut Down?

Max Keiser | Posted 07.01.2013 | Business
Max Keiser

With this added layer of price discovery in the bitcoin's existence as a currency, the possibility of scaling up to the multi-hundred billion valuations necessary to get it on the first rung of the global currency market becomes a possibility. Without it, we're talking about beaver pelts.

Should Bitcoin Peg Itself To The Dollar?

Max Keiser | Posted 06.26.2013 | Business
Max Keiser

With Bitcoin, there is an interesting corollary with China and its currency peg. Why not peg Bitcoin to the dollar, at let's say $100 BTC to the dollar?

Obama Administration Close To Giving Spy Agencies Access To Big Data

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2013 | Politics

By Emily Flitter and Stella Dawson and Mark Hosenball NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, March 13 (Reuters) - The Obama administration is drawing up...

Mortgage Fraud Jumped Nearly One-Third In First Months Of Year

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 08.29.2011 | Business

Years have passed since the housing crisis first brought the U.S. economy to the brink, but reports of mortgage fraud are only increasing, up 31 perce...