14 Nov '13, 10pm

Bitcoin gets ready for the government: The digital currency hires lawyers skilled in navigating the regulatory...

Bitcoin gets ready for the government: The digital currency hires lawyers skilled in navigating the regulatory...

As Bitcoin gets an increasing amount of attention from the government, the entrepreneurs and advocates behind the digital currency are getting ready for their close-up. They are hiring lawyers skilled in navigating the regulatory gauntlet, political operatives who can deal with the curiosities and concerns of Congress, and former government officials who can give the fledgling industry a good housekeeping seal of approval. Continue Reading Text Size - + reset “It is still very much the early days here,” said Jeremy Allaire, chief executive of Bitcoin startup Circle. “There’s just got to be a lot more education and understanding among policymakers and regulators.” On Thursday, Allaire announced former CFPB Deputy Director Raj Date has joined Circle’s board. With state and federal officials already expressing concerns that Bitcoin could be used to scam consumers, snagging Da...

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Bitcoin: What is it? What should government do?

Bitcoin: What is it? What should government do?

usatoday.com 19 Nov '13, 12am

Lawmakers are grappling with how and whether to regulate the virtual currency Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., chairman of the Hom...

Yellen breezes through — Black Friday outlook — Bitcoin gets serious via @josephjett #politics

Yellen breezes through — Black Friday outlook —...

politico.com 15 Nov '13, 1pm

— POLITICO’s Zachary Warmbrodt: “As Bitcoin gets an increasing amount of attention from the government, the entrepreneurs ...

New York will be holding hearings on Bitcoin

businessinsider.com 14 Nov '13, 7pm

In August 2013, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) issued a public notice that it has launched an...

FEC debates plan to allow Bitcoin political con...

washingtonpost.com 14 Nov '13, 8pm

The Federal Election Commission debated a proposal Thursday to let candidates and committees accept bitcoins as in-kind co...

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"@STCommunities: .@onedirection is coming to #S...

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Bitcoin Boomtown: Digital Currency Tops $400, M...

wired.com 14 Nov '13, 11pm

Alix Resources Corp. is a Canadian mining company that invests in gold mines in Arizona and tungsten mines in British Colu...

Bitcoin Boomtown: Digital Currency Tops $400, M...

wired.com 14 Nov '13, 8pm

Alix Resources Corp. is a Canadian mining company that invests in gold mines in Arizona and tungsten mines in British Colu...

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bitcoinblogger.com 15 Nov '13, 2am

In a post from way back last summer, Bitcoin Foundation Director Jon Matonis wrote an article titled Why Apple is Afraid o...

Got bitcoin? FEC may let candidates, PACs accep...

washingtonpost.com 14 Nov '13, 7pm

The Federal Election Commission debated a proposal Thursday to let candidates and committees accept bitcoins as in-kind co...

DAP ready to work with Sabah and Sarawak leader...

blog.limkitsiang.com 17 Nov '13, 10am

The Malaysian Insider November 17, 2013 DAP today said it was willing to work together and cooperate with state government...

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Federal Agency Responses Reveal US Government A...

coindesk.com 16 Nov '13, 1pm

The US Senate committee due to begin hearings into ‘virtual currencies’ on 18 November has released the responses it recei...

Y’all Ready For This?

younghouselove.com 25 Nov '13, 3pm

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