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A UMass Boston Student Is Accused of Stealing Millions in a Cryptocurrency Scheme

This story is wild, but that’s the mysterious and insane world of cryptocurrency for you: Unfathomable wealth earned overnight on the internet, and an unprecedented […]

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Bill Galvin Doesn’t Want You to Buy Bitcoin

Attention everyone who is emptying out their savings or mortgaging their house to buy piles of the magical cyber money Bitcoin: Massachusetts Secretary of State William […]

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MIT Students Head to Court Over Bitcoin Hackathon Project

Lawyers representing the MIT students behind a bitcoin mining code created during a hackathon at the school last year will go before a judge on […]

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MIT Bitcoin Club Is Dropping $100 of Digital Currency Into Students’ Pockets

Two MIT students want to make sure that every undergraduate on campus—all 4,500 of them—has some digital money once the fall semester begins. On Tuesday, members […]

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MIT Groups Insist That Bitcoin Is the Way of the Future

Even though Massachusetts officials recently warned residents about the possible risks when buying and using crypto-currencies, and told them to stick to traditional methods of payment […]