08 Nov '13, 6pm

Bitcoin at Record, Senate Seeks to Discuss Virtual Money

Bitcoin’s price climbed to a record at $330.01 on the BitStamp online exchange, as U.S. senators scheduled a hearing to discuss the future of the digital money and other virtual currencies. The U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs will meet on Nov. 18 “to explore potential promises and risks related to virtual currency for the federal government and society at large,” it said in a statement today. The price of Bitcoins has more than doubled even after the closing five weeks ago of the “Silk Road Hidden Website,” where people could obtain drugs, guns and other illicit goods using Bitcoins. While the digital money lost a third of its value in the days after the website was shut down, it’s becoming an increasingly popular way of paying for goods and services on the Web and in stores that accept the tender. “Bitcoin is obviously getting a lot of ...

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