29 Sep '14, 12pm

Circle

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Circle Internet Financial Ltd. introduced its online accounts for sending, receiving and storing bitcoins, seeking to make it easier for consumers to use the virtual currency. The Boston-based startup, which has raised $26 million in funding to date, has been testing the service for several months, said Chief Executive Officer Jeremy Allaire. Bitcoin has gained some traction, with an more than 75,000 businesses accepting the digital money, including Dell Inc., Dish Networks Corp. and Expedia Inc. With Circle, Allaire is betting that more consumers will be willing to invest, and pay for goods and services using bitcoin, making it more of a mainstream payment system. “Circle is designed for new users who are coming into this world,” Allaire said in an interview. “We introduced a product that’s free to use. We’ve created something that’s easier to use, better economically.” C...

Full article: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-29/circle-debuts-bi...

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theguardian.com 29 Sep '14, 12pm

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engadget.com 29 Sep '14, 2pm

launched in May, the only way that you could sign up was if you had an invitation. From today, however, the nascent financ...

Circle's Bitcoin bank is now open to everyone in the world

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engadget.com 29 Sep '14, 2pm

launched in May, the only way that you could sign up was if you had an invitation. From today, however, the nascent financ...

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coindesk.com 29 Sep '14, 12pm

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techcrunch.com 30 Sep '14, 12am

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cnet.com 29 Sep '14, 5pm

Circle, a startup focused on enabling average folks to convert hard currencies into the digital kind, has officially launc...

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techcrunch.com 30 Sep '14, 12am

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