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<p>FILE PHOTO</p><p>The D Las Vegas in downtown Las Vegas recently announced it will begin accepting Bitcoin. Accepting the Degecoin seems like a natural fit too, because the symbol for this currency is &amp;#208;.</p>

CRYPTOCURRENCY ON THE RISE: Such doge, much profit

Jan 29, 2014 3:01pm
This is Part III of the Cryptocurrency On The Rise series. Be sure to check out Part I ( and Part II (, otherwise a bunch of this stuff might be confusing...
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Cryptocurrency On The Rise: A Brief History of Bitcoin

Jan 16, 2014 10:01am
In the Jan.2 edition of CityLife, I wrote a description of the peer-to-peer payment system Bitcoin and how it fits into the financial landscape. This week I give a timeline of the rise of the new...
<p>Bitcoins. These go clinkity-clink, but mostly they&amp;#8217;re flowing through the web-tubes.</p>

Cryptocurrency On The Rise: What The Hell Is Bitcoin?

Jan 01, 2014 9:01pm
On November 27th, after a short period of sudden and sustained growth, the price of one Bitcoin surpassed $1,000. From there it continued its ascent, peaking at $1,203 before undergoing a two-week...

A new place to play

Dec 19, 2013 8:12am
It’s early evening at Press Start Gaming Center, and business partners Andy Reanrungroch and Bryant Dietz are at ease as they enjoy the slow period of the day; the hour or two after the younger...

Catching up with SYN Shop

Dec 05, 2013 6:12am
SYN Shop, Las Vegas’ first open-membership hackerspace, has been active in its downtown 4th Street location for nearly a year. Led by Brian Munroe and a small group of dedicated volunteers, SYN Shop...

Guide to backing Kickstarter projects

Nov 20, 2013 4:11am
Last week, a new startup called Coin began taking preorders for a product currently in development, a small device about the size and thickness of a credit card that can store information from...

Black Friday game consoles not worth hassle, price

Nov 11, 2013 2:11pm
In the early hours at the end of this month, as many find themselves clustered around the front steps of big box electronics retailers and department stores, waiting wearily (and warily) in the dark...

Going high-high speed, sorta

Oct 24, 2013 2:10am
Earlier this month, CenturyLink announced their intention to bring 1 gigabit fiber Internet service to the Las Vegas valley. This move will add Las Vegas to the small list of cities in the United...

Writer set to explore tech innovation in Africa

Oct 09, 2013 5:10pm
On the evening of Sept. 24, with only a day remaining in his crowdfunding campaign, Joshua Ellis met and then exceeded his $10,000 goal. Thanks to the support of nearly 200 backers, Joshua will spend...
Woman In Kitchen Using Laptop to Research A Las Vegas Trip. Screen can be easily used for your own message or picture. Picture on screen is my copyright as well.


Sep 19, 2013 9:09am
If Dot Vegas Inc has its way, Latvia’s top-level .lv domain will soon find itself in a bit of competition when it comes to representing Las Vegas on the Internet.Founded by veterans of eNIC...