Updated Nov. 27, 2013 at 12:11 p.m.

Premium Lock Rush to Bitcoin as a digital currency continues: Price tops $1,000

Published: 2013-11-27 12:07:00
Updated: 2013-11-27 12:11:09

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Bitcoins, which exist as software and aren't regulated by any country or banking authority, surged to a record $1,044 today, up more than 80-fold from a year earlier. The currency has rallied on growing interest from investors in China and the U.S., while merchants are starting to accept Bitcoins for everything from Gummi bears to tuition fees....

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