There is continued uncertainty for bitcoin exchanges in China as some large-volume exchanges reported verbal closure notices from banking partners on Thursday.
Blockchain.info has reached a five-year deal to manage the premium domain name www.bitcoin.com.
Texas attorney general Greg Abbott’s campaign for governor says it will accept contributions made with the bitcoin virtual currency.
A clutch of investors looking to buy defunct Japanese bitcoin exchange MtGox have floated a website — Save Gox — to gather support from creditors of the bankrupt exchange and prevent a liquidation of its assets.
The Federal Election Commission appears poised to rule on whether and how campaigns and PACs can accept bitcoins as political contributions.
Bitcoin Boulevard U.S.: Merchants on Lee Road in Cleveland Heights Expand Acceptance of Digital Currency
Nine stores along Lee Road in Cleveland Heights have agreed to start accepting bitcoin.
Today’s CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index is $477.72 as of 7:56amET.
Mt. Gox Wednesday filed for liquidation in a Tokyo court, abandoning its plans for civil rehabilitation and giving its creditors even less hope of recouping their losses, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
ZaZZZ machines have a notable feature: They accept only a limited number of payment options including the ZaZZZ Card, cash, and perhaps most notably, bitcoin.
Singapore should adopt a light touch approach in regulating virtual currencies such as bitcoin, and instead allow technology to do most of the “governing” to safeguard against illegal activities.