18 Jul '13, 6pm

Bitcoin's Open-Air Trading Floor: The "currency" isn't tethered to a central bank and can be traded at low or

People gather every Monday evening in New York’s Union Square to buy and sell the crypto-currency known as Bitcoin. Flashing cash and smartphones, men make trades worth thousands of dollars in a nook of the park they call Satoshi Square. The scene is like an open-air trading floor, and indeed, participants liken themselves to the men who hatched New York’s first stock exchange under a buttonwood tree in 1792. Similar gatherings have taken place in London , and an inaugural one will take place in Toronto next week. What gives? While the economic appeal of Bitcoin is easy to understand—it’s not tethered to a central bank and can be traded at low or zero cost—it’s not clear if the currency has a place in everyday life. To get a better idea, I paid $96 this week to buy my first Bitcoin and went to Satoshi Square. Here’s a summary of what I saw, some pictures, and three takeawa...

Full article: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-07-18/bitcoins-...

Tweets

Bitcoin's Open-Air Trading Floor - Businessweek...

businessweek.com 18 Jul '13, 6pm

People gather every Monday evening in New York’s Union Square to buy and sell the crypto-currency known as Bitcoin. Flashi...

Bitcoin in New York: 3 takeaways from open air trading

Bitcoin in New York: 3 takeaways from open air ...

gigaom.com 18 Jul '13, 11am

People gather every Monday evening in New York’s Union Square to buy and sell the crypto-currency known as Bitcoin. Flashi...

First Iranian Website Open to Iranians to Buy and Sell Bitcoin

First Iranian Website Open to Iranians to Buy a...

bitcoinmagazine.com 18 Jul '13, 5pm

As a former Foreign Policy staff member for a Member of the US Congress, I understand the hesitancy some might have to app...

Why Bitcoin Prices Are Stuck In A Holding Pattern

Why Bitcoin Prices Are Stuck In A Holding Pattern

businessinsider.com 18 Jul '13, 5pm

The Winklevoss ETF is going to have to go through a lengthy registration process with the SEC and also market to authorize...

#RSVP is now open for the Air Jordan 3 Retro DB...

twitter.com 18 Jul '13, 8pm

When you tweet with a location, Twitter stores that location. You can switch location on/off before each Tweet and always ...

#RSVP is now open for the Air Jordan 3 Retro DB...

twitter.com 18 Jul '13, 11pm

When you tweet with a location, Twitter stores that location. You can switch location on/off before each Tweet and always ...

#RSVP is now open for the Air Jordan 3 Retro DB...

twitter.com 19 Jul '13, 1am

When you tweet with a location, Twitter stores that location. You can switch location on/off before each Tweet and always ...

Alternative Currency Bitcoin Poised to Grow in Africa and Beyond

Alternative Currency Bitcoin Poised to Grow in ...

triplepundit.com 19 Jul '13, 9am

, the alternative digital currency that dates back to 2008, has caught on around the world, from Argentina to sub-Saharan ...

Bitcoin May Be The Currency Of The Future - Inv...

investopedia.com 16 Jul '13, 1pm

? If you're a fan of the CBS legal drama The Good Wife , then you may have learned of it for the first time there. But if ...

Need #bitcoin? Here's your connection:

vancouverbitcoin.com 27 Jul '13, 3pm

Vancouver Bitcoin. Buy Bitcoin with Paypal. For quick, small volume, Bitcoin trades.

ForexMinute Recommends Plus 500 for Bitcoin and...

prweb.com 14 Jul '13, 7am

ForexMinute Recommends Plus 500 for Bitcoin and Commodity Trading ForexMinute has reviewed and recommended Plus 500 (a lea...

There's A Kickstarter For 'Bitcoin: The Movie'

There's A Kickstarter For 'Bitcoin: The Movie'

businessinsider.com 18 Jul '13, 5pm

Kickstarter/Bitcoin: The Movie A crop of Bitcoin enthusiasts has launched a Kickstarter campaign to create a film about th...

The Rise Of Bitcoin | by @pepper_law

jdsupra.com 17 Jul '13, 1am

Bitcoin is a virtual currency without physical form or governmental authorization. It trades freely via electronic means. ...

Our outlook on #bitcoins for the week by @ospotz #fx #trading

Our outlook on #bitcoins for the week by @ospot...

dailyforex.com 22 Jul '13, 2pm

The outlook advice I gave on the 4 July 2013 “I would therefore suggest taking a small unleveraged punt once the momentum ...

Bitcoin Receives Cease and Desist Order Evidenc...

jdsupra.com 19 Jul '13, 5pm

1 © 2013 Morrison & Foerster LLP | mofo.com Attorney Advertising Client Alert. July 18, 2013 Bitcoin Receives Cease and De...