Bitcoin for books? Simon Fraser University accepts virtual currency

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Bitcoin for books? Simon Fraser University accepts virtual currency
BURNABY, B.C.—A British Columbia university is now accepting the digital currency bitcoin at all of its bookstores, a move staff claim is a first for Canadian post-secondary schools. Simon Fraser University has also announced that automated bitcoin …

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How to mine Bitcoin on a 55-year-old IBM 1401 mainframe
Card deck used to compute SHA-256 hashes on IBM 1401 mainframe. Behind the card deck is the line printer output showing the input to the algorithm and the resulting hash. Ken Shirriff This article originally appeared on the blog of author Ken Shirriff.

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Nasdaq to Push Forward with Blockchain Applications
On May 11, the leading stock exchange Nasdaq announced that it would begin experimenting with the blockchain technology that powers Bitcoin. The Wall Street Journal reported that Nasdaq will start with a pilot project in Nasdaq Private Market, a recently …

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How to mine Bitcoin on a 55-year-old IBM 1401 mainframe
Bitcoin mining uses cryptography, with a hash function called double SHA-256. A hash takes a chunk of data as input and shrinks it down into a smaller hash value (in this case 256 bits). With a cryptographic hash, there’s no way to get a hash value you …

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Bitcoin Has Empowered Over 50000 Women and Counting – CoinTelegraph

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Bitcoin Has Empowered Over 50000 Women and Counting
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At the end of 2013, after reading an article about Bernanke's perspective on Bitcoin and Marc Andreessen's position on Bitcoin, Francesco Rulli immediately thought of it as being solution to his dilemma of how to distribute money to nearly half a