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April 10th, 2014

The price of Bitcoin has fallen to its lowest value in five months as uncertainty surrounding the cryptocurrency’s future in China continues.

April 10th, 2014

Brazilian Bitcoincompany Bitinvest has introduced a prepaid MasterCard that can be loaded with Bitcoins and used throughout Brazil.

April 10th, 2014

Bad news for the virtual currency in China – the Bitcoin price crashes as Chinese government stops Bank deposits.

April 9th, 2014

Representative of Texas, Steve Stockman, submitted a new bill, the ‘Virtual Currency Tax Reform Act,’ that would regulate the bitcoin sale transactions.

April 3rd, 2014

eBay added virtual currency section to its website in the U.S.

April 3rd, 2014

After months of successful bitcoin paywall trial earlier this year, the Chicago Sun-Times announced its partnership with San Francisco-based bitcoin startup Coinbase to accept Bitcoins as payment for subscription.

April 2nd, 2014

Chinese exchanges were notified that their certain accounts will be terminated.

April 1st, 2014

Bitcoin wallet company Coinbase has addressed the security issue concerning the alleged data breach, after its customers’ emails and usernames showed up online.

March 30th, 2014

The world’s first local digital currency to fight society-related problems such as hunger, poverty, shelter, was unveiled in UK early this month.

March 30th, 2014

Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox allegedly spent money from its clients’ deposits on operating expenses including extravagances as early as 2 years before it went bankrupt, according to three people who participated in the discussion.

March 28th, 2014

On Quora, Reddit CEO Yishan Wong expressed his ideas about Bitcoin community, its users bigotry to the currency systems, and praised the increasingly popular Dogecoin.

March 27th, 2014

The new mobile malware called ‘CoinKrypt’ infects Google Android devices to mine digital currency with overusing processing power.

Gyft Added Walmart to the List of Merchats that Support Bitcoin Giftcards
March 25th, 2014

Popular service of purchasing gift cards, Gyft, made a deal with Walmart. Now Walmart accepts bitcoin payments via giftcards.