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2014-08-25 23:08:47

Amagi Metals, an online dealer in precious metals and coins, announced today that they will stop taking US dollars for payment at the end of 2016. Denver, CO. (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Since the dollar was decoupled from gold in 1971, it has lost 97% of its value compared to the yellow metal and 83% of its domestic purchasing power, and the trend shows no signs of stopping. Both investors and foreign governments have begun to lose confidence in the dollar’s future and so has Amagi Metals....

2014-03-01 23:02:36

The Brain Preservation Foundation (BPF) has received a one million NXT coin ($43,000) donation from the digital currency entrepreneur Androklis Polymenis. The donation goes toward supporting its research into the development of a scientifically-proven medical procedure capable of preserving a person’s unique neural circuitry at death with the hope of allowing that person to eventually be brought back to life by future technology. Ashburn, VA (PRWEB) March 01, 2014 The Brain Preservation...

Amazon Jumps Into The Virtual Currency Game
2013-02-05 11:51:40

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Amazon.com became an online retailing behemoth built upon its customers spending real money on the goods and services it offers. But soon it will launch its own virtual currency. Amazon Coins are being introduced as a new form of tender for purchasing apps, games and even in-app items via the Kindle Fire. On Tuesday, Amazon officially announced this new virtual currency will debut in May. The Amazon Coins, which won´t...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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