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Any guidance to built Simple and Basic trade engine?

I want to know how the trade engine works, sites likes cryptsy seems to have trade engine to automate the trade process, At first coin-swap seems to have option for "Accept Trade", but now this also ...
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Creating trade engine steps [duplicate]

How cryptocoin trade engine works? I want to build a simple trade engine(trading bot) in ruby on rails for cryptocoins. Can anybody lead me through proper steps. I am a newbie to cryptocoins.
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How trade engine works? [closed]

How cryptocoin trade engine works? Is there any open source project available other than buttercoin. I want to build a simple trade engine in ruby on rails for cryptocoins. what are the essential ...
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How does cryptsy.com allocate trades for many orders with same price

How does cryptsy.com allocate trades for many orders with same price ? Orders can come from one or many accounts, my question applies to both situations, but it's obviously more interesting how they ...
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What precautions should i do to avoid being scammed for Bitcoins?

I am a modest follower of Bitcoins and other Altcoins though recently i was scammed by few fake and fraudulent online buyers in a few days time when trading for Bitcoins.I never been scammed for any ...
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BTC-e API clarifications

Considering the trade information reported here: https://btc-e.com/api/3/trades/btc_usd Do these refer to open orders, or to completed trades? If this shows only completed trades, does the API ...
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Unclear Trade Volumes on Bitcoin Charts

Many 'stats/charts' sites are reporting trade volumes, without ever specifying which trade volume they are referring to: Number of Sent Bitcoins / 24h (Transaction Volume) Number of Bitcoins sent to ...
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Order list or trades history Btce via api

Im trying to get my orders list or trades list via Btc-e Api but it always return 0 is bugged or what ? if (accountKey != null && accountSecret != null) { btcApi ...
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Earliest bitcoin forex & product purchases

How did bitcoin trade for conventional currency in the earliest days? Was there much demand to exchange it for conventional currencies, or were those who sold goods & services content with ...
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Where is the safest place to trade? Open account? Wallet? [closed]

I know nothing of bitcoin and would really appreciate any help and suggestions.
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What percentage of bitcoins are being traded/used on a regular basis?

Clearly a lot of BTC are being hoarded by either early adopters, or small scale speculators like myself, holding out to see what it's value is in 10 or so years. What percentage of bitcoins are ...
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How do you start online trade offering bitcoin payment option? [duplicate]

I am looking to start a business and want a dummy guide to how I can accept payments in bitcoin.
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Need an explanation as to why the exchange of BTC for USD is legal

Many have asked if the exchange of BTC for USD is legal, and they will cry "legal" and simultaneously cite FinCEN's regulations for a MSB. However, they never explain if an individual trading BTC ...
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How do I buy Bitcoins safely face-to-face?

I've made a contact via LocalBitcoins.com and am going to buy some coins with cash. The seller is not verified, but as we will meet, it sounds ok: I show him the cash. He transfers the Bitcoins. We ...
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What programs, websites or other applications leverage Mt Gox's API?

I'm looking for sample programs and apps that leverage Mt Gox and learning what they do. Is there such a list in existence? Links to the appropriate BitcoinTalk or Wiki page would be more than ...
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Will ripple automagically use the ordebook when finding a path?

I have a question regarding this scenario. A (test-gateway) 28000 XRP in balance B (user1) trust line with A for 1000 USD 400 XRP in balance C (user2) trust line with bitstamp for 100 BTC ...
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Selling BTC from BitMinter

I have started mining with BitMinter.com and am nearing a complete bitcoin. I have searched for hours for my account/wallet address so I can move bitcoins from BitMinter to an exchange. I can't seem ...
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How do I get my cash back into dollars in Nicaraua? [closed]

Suppose I sell my house and get a pile of cash. The USA government wants to get some or all of my money if I try to move it to another country. That's not fair. It's mine and I already worked for it ...
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Documenting bitcoin cash buys

I've been trading BTC in the UK via bank transfer for a while now and may begin doing cash purchases soon. I've realised that it is critical I document the cash withdrawal as an expense so that I get ...
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Is Wuala (LaCie) the largest company to accept Bitcoins?

I just found out that you can pay for Wuala with Bitcoins. They are owned by LaCie, who have a revenue of €351.8 million according to Wikipedia. I think this makes them by far the largest company to ...
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It is possible to build a P2P system to trade Bitcoins?

It is possible to build a peer-to-peer (similar to BitTorrent) system to trade Bitcoins? Well, the discussion pointed in the 1st answer is very similar to what I have in mind. But, I have some ...
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How hard is it to transfer money between Bitcoin exchanges?

Say I had a 100$ in a Mt.Gox account and wanted to send it to my TradeHill account, how hard is it to perform a transaction like that without going through a separate bank account? I'm mostly asking ...