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#1 zachary

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Posted 25 May 2014 - 08:34 PM

I'm just curious, as I'm sitting here watching bitcoinity website and seeing that bitcoins are on the rise again, does anyone here in Thailand, Bangkok are into bitcoins?

 

I really love the concept behind it, the fact you can send "value" to anywhere in the world so quickly, and FREE!

 

Just curious if anyone here owns them, or what is your opinion on them in general?

 

I've seen lots of nasty threads about opinionated bitcoin people, on each side of the fight, lets try to keep this fresh, fun and non violent hehe :)


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#2 robin_the_hood

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 01:44 AM

I love bitcoins. Last week I bought a few bitcoins from Coinbase

 

Love to see the price rising. I hope the Winklevoss Twins, and Virgin Atlantic dude are right about these things! Really are awesome!


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Posted 05 June 2014 - 05:59 AM

Holy shit, almost reached $700 a few days ago!!!!

 

Also I see threads on some forums and Craigslist where people are selling homes, websites, cars, and many things, and are only selling, accepting only bitcoins. That shows this thing really might be a thing of the future, these people actually don't want cash, they only want bitcoins!!!


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#4 zachary

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Posted 09 June 2014 - 06:55 AM

eBay CEO had an interview with CNBC few days ago, talking GREAT things about bitcoins, saying they will eventually try integrating bitcoin wallet into Paypal/eBay http://www.talkbitco...ut-bitcoin/550/

;)  :wub:



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Posted 02 July 2014 - 04:07 AM

My grandson in U.S. told me the U.S. Federal Government auctioned off 30,000 of these bitcoin things.

 

Anyone know if this is true? That must have been a huge transaction!!!



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Posted 02 July 2014 - 04:12 AM

My grandson in U.S. told me the U.S. Federal Government auctioned off 30,000 of these bitcoin things.

 

Anyone know if this is true? That must have been a huge transaction!!!

 

I read about this recently too. It's true! Coindesk covers the story: http://www.coindesk....itcoin-auction/

 

It's actually the US Marshals who auctioned off all those bitcoins, supposedly to just 1 buyer! BIG MONEY! balla balla! hehe



#7 zachary

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Posted 02 July 2014 - 11:26 PM

NewEgg.com and supposedly Expedia.com now accept bitcoin payments :)

I'm very excited for the future of this currency :)



#8 zachary

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Posted 17 August 2014 - 10:42 PM

Under $500, great buy time. I just bought 3 more :) slowly building my bitcoin profile :)



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Posted 10 September 2014 - 07:19 AM

WOW this is pretty impressive!

 



#10 zachary

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Posted 05 October 2014 - 08:47 PM

What a wild ride, down to $275 today, and now bounced back up to $315 in a matter of few hours.

 

This is a wild, WILD bitcoin ride!



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Posted 10 November 2014 - 08:36 PM

Anyone heard about this fire of a million dollar bitcoin mining rig? http://gizmodo.com/a...tion-1655981855

 

Looks like some expats lost quite a lot with it. (unless of course they weren't making anything, and had some kind of insurance, and had an "accident"?) hehe

 

 

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#12 zachary

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Posted 10 November 2014 - 09:24 PM

That's gotta be some terrible news for those people invested in that, omg  :unsure:



#13 zachary

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Posted 04 November 2015 - 11:16 AM

Sorry to bump an old thread, but look at what is going on with bitcoin!!!!

 

-> COINBASE (check the current rate)

 

Or see the bitcoin live chart







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