05 Feb '14, 2am

Bitcoin Is the Latest Plot to Save the Post Office: In an attempt to salvage its remaining relevance, the U.S....

Bitcoin Is the Latest Plot to Save the Post Office: In an attempt to salvage its remaining relevance, the U.S....

In an attempt to salvage its remaining relevance, the U.S. Postal Service has hit on what might be an interesting possibility: digital currency. On January 29, the organization hosted a webinar with experts discussing how it might make use of Bitcoin. Coindesk has a recap . Attended by members of the Universal Postal Union and the World Bank as well as Bitcoin proponents like the Bitcoin Foundation, the webinar was a serious, unexpected attempt to come to grips with the world of digital currency. Post offices already have governmental money transmitter licenses, which means they can work with Bitcoin legally, unlike many Bitcoin start-ups. One suggestion was that the organization could create its own "Postcoin," according to Bitcoin consultant Darrell Duane, a new digital currency based on Bitcoin that the USPS would regulate. With their pre-existing network of physical ou...

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