The recent update of Dogecoin to version 1.6 consisted of a change to stable block mining rewards and the adoptation of the DigiShield difficulty algorithm.
The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced on Tuesday that, for tax purposes, Bitcoins will be treated as a property instead of a currency.
More bad news concerning cryptocurrency exchanges: Vircurex has announced it will freeze all current BTC, LTC, FTC and TRC balances. This means they are now effectively insolvent.
Cryptsy hasn’t been very popular in the Dogecoin community lately. After multiple failures, especially during high volatility, many have turned their back on the biggest Dogecoin exchange.
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