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4 hrs ago | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

States Debate Regulating Digital Currency

Giuseppe Lanzone talks with a customer at his Peruvian Brothers food truck, which accepts bitcoin for payment.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Financial Markets, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

11 hrs ago | Wired

Overstock's Radical Plan to Reinvent the Stock Market With Bitcoin

Overstock.com and its swashbuckling CEO, Patrick Byrne, are hoping to create a new kind of corporate stock based on the computer software that drives bitcoin, aiming to overhaul the stock market in much the same way that bitcoin overhauled how we store and exchange money .

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Computers, Science, Computer Science

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

County settles O.B. raid case for $180K

San Diego County agreed to pay $180,000 to a former Ocean Beach woman who was arrested at gunpoint by a team of deputies in SWAT-like gear after her ex-boyfriend, also a deputy, filed a complaint that she charged up a credit card without his permission.

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Related Topix: San Diego County, CA, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Vista, CA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Techrockies.com

Overstock.com Launches Wedding, Baby Gift Registries

Planning on a wedding or a baby soon? Salt Lake City-based Overstock.com said last week that it has launched new wedding and baby gift registries on the site.

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Related Topix: Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Wedding, Salt Lake City, UT

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Miami Herald

Good deals: At merchandise liquidators, buyers find more for less

Even in a recovering economy, the old adage holds true: One man’s trash is another man’s treasure.

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Related Topix: Rutgers University, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Hollywood, FL, Davie, FL

Fri Jul 25, 2014

HeraldNet

Currency catching on a bit: Everett coffee stand now accepting Bitcoin, a type of digital currency

"What's Bitcoin?" the woman asked, nodding her head at the "Bitcoin accepted" sign posted on the drive-through coffee stand.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Drink, Coffee, Everett, WA, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Chain Store Age

Higher expenses cut into Overstock.com Q2 net income

Salt Lake City A 23% increase in Overstock.com's sales and marketing expense helped reduce its second quarter fiscal 2014 net income to $1.9 million, down 48% from $3.7 million in the same period a year earlier.

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Related Topix: Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Salt Lake City, UT

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Overstock: Undervalued As It Launches Initiatives With Limited...

New initiatives such as the insurance rollout and the altering of fulfillment services could be accretive as early as the quarterly release Thursday.

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Related Topix: Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Watches, Marketing

Deseret News

Overstock employees ride bicycles to work to help clear air

Employees of Overstock.com gather as they ride bicycles to work in Cottonwood Heights, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, as part of Utahs annual Clear the Air Challenge.

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Related Topix: Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Cottonwood Heights, UT, Sundance Film Festival

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Dell Becomes Latest Mainstream Brand to Embrace Bitcoin

It has partnered with Coinbase to process payments. Coinbase is an international Bitcoin wallet that has already partnered with companies like Overstock.com and Expedia -both of which experienced immediate success with Bitcoin transactions.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Apparel, Household Products, Retail

Mon Jul 21, 2014

NewsFactor

NY Proposes Virtual Currency Rules

The fledgling virtual currency field is getting new regulations in New York City, home to several startups dealing in bitcoin, the most popular virtual currency, and some Wall Street firms are edging into the field as well.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Financial Markets, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Sun Jul 20, 2014

CIO

Dude, You're Getting a Dell, with Bitcoin

In case the headline didn't tip you off: Yep, you can buy Dell products with Bitcoin now, as Michael Dell himself proudly trumpeted on Twitter earlier today.

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Related Topix: Computers, Dell, Economics News, Bitcoin, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Fri Jul 18, 2014

ClipSyndicate

Video: Dell Now Accepts Bitcoin For All Online U.S. Purchases

Dell now accepts bitcoin in the United States for online purchases of its products.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Apparel, Household Products, Retail, Video

PC World

Dude, you're getting a Dell, with Bitcoin

In case the headline didn't tip you off: Yep, you can buy Dell products with Bitcoin now, as Michael Dell himself proudly trumpeted on Twitter earlier today.

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Related Topix: Computers, Dell, Economics News, Bitcoin, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Forbes.com

Bitcoin Is Shaking Off Its Bad Reputation, But What's In It For The Entrepreneur?

The true entrepreneur will always keep their ear to the ground, hoping to spot and exploit the latest trends, be they social, financial, economic or occasionally all three wrapped into one.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Apparel, Household Products, Retail

CBS Local

How To Save On Those Miscellaneous Items

We have malls with condos on the top floors so the residents do not have to leave the complex except to go to church, and some malls have that covered also.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Windsor, VT

Thu Jul 17, 2014

New York Daily News

NY proposes regulations for companies trading Bitcoin

State regulators trying to curb money laundering and safeguard investors on Thursday proposed a special set of rules for firms that trade in bitcoin or other virtual currencies.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Financial Markets, Albany, NY, Non-Profit, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

The Wichita Eagle

New York proposes regulations for virtual currency

Merchants and consumers who use the virtual currency such as Bitcoin solely to buy and sell goods and services wouldn't need a license.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Triple Pundit

'Give Back Box' Turns Old Shipping Boxes Into Charitable Donations

Monika Wiela was walking to work on Michigan Avenue in Chicago when she passed a homeless man holding a sign that read, "I need shoes."

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Related Topix: Life, Charity , Non-Profit, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Marketing

TheBlaze.com

Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne: A Patriot's Voice Crying in the Wilderness

Dartmouth University has, as its motto, the Latin phrase, Vox clamantis in deserto , which translates as 'a voice crying in the wilderness.'

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Related Topix: Retail, Apparel, Household Products, US News

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