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Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
US banks are reluctant to partner with Bitcoin startups, especially those without VC backing   —  How Bitcoin's Banking Crunch is Holding Back US Startups  —  Following its May launch, QuickCoin captured attention with its novel integration of Facebook's ubiquitous social media platform …
Sep 22, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Joon Ian Wong / CoinDesk:
The ATM and the Battle for Bitcoin's Physical Interface   —  Two years ago, Zach Harvey and his brother, Josh, were saddled with a failing guitar shop selling vintage and handmade pieces in New Hampshire.  The guitar venture had once been a roaring success, but that had been in Tel Aviv …
Sep 14, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Coinbase Launches Bitcoin Buying and Selling in 13 European Countries   —  Coinbase has announced its first expansion beyond the US market, launching bitcoin buying and selling services in 13 countries across Europe.  —  With the beta launch, Coinbase will now allow consumers in Austria …
Sep 10, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Jon Southurst / CoinDesk:
Hacker Hijacks Satoshi Nakamoto's Email, Threatens to Reveal All   —  The bitcoin world is abuzz with speculation some of Satoshi Nakamoto's online accounts have been compromised, concerned a hacker could potentially access information concerning the bitcoin creator's true identity or use …
Sep 9, 2014, 5:25 AMIn context
Jon Southurst / CoinDesk:
Former BitInstant CEO Charlie Shrem pleads guilty to operating unlicensed money transmitting business   —  Charlie Shrem to Forfeit $950K to US Government in Plea Bargain  —  Further details have emerged of former BitInstant CEO Charlie Shrem's plea bargain with US authorities …
Sep 5, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
Sweden-based bitcoin mining company KnCMiner announces $14M series A   —  KnCMiner Announces $14 Million Series A Funding Round  —  Bitcoin mining company KnCMiner has announced $14m in Series A funding.  —  The company said in a statement that GP Bullhound, a technology-focused investment bank …
Sep 4, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context
Tanaya Macheel / CoinDesk:
P2P Bitcoin Lending Platform Bitbond Receives €200,000 Seed Funding   —  Peer-to-peer bitcoin lending company Bitbond has secured €200,000 in seed money during a round led by early-stage investment firm Point Nine Capital.  —  The funding is meant to help Bitbond broaden its user base and accelerate loan origination.
Aug 13, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Dan Palmer / CoinDesk:
Blockchain Returns to Apple iOS with New Bitcoin Wallet   —  Following Apple's controversial removal of iOS bitcoin apps in January, the first of the big-name wallets relaunches on the App Store today.  —  Blockchain, which already provides hugely popular wallets for both desktop computers …
Jul 28, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
With BitLicenses, NY becomes the first state to propose rules for virtual currency business   —  New York Reveals BitLicense Framework for Bitcoin Businesses  —  The New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) has released its long-anticipated list of proposed rules and regulations …
Jul 17, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Google Search Integrates Bitcoin Price Calculator   —  Internet search giant Google has updated its search engine to automatically display bitcoin prices when users enter certain queries.  —  The news comes roughly one month after Google Finance partnered with Coinbase to launch …
Jul 16, 2014, 11:10 AMIn context

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