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Africa has significant market potential for bitcoin companies, but its challenging regulatory environment is deterring development.
Volabit and SatoshiTango have opened a bitcoin-powered international money bridge to transfer fiat between Mexico and Argentina.
Bitex.la has joined with More Money Transfers to offer customers fiat-to-bitcoin deposit services across Latin America.
A new initiative from bitcoin shopping service Purse, in partnership with Chain and the BitGive Foundation, allows consumers to receive discounts…
Foreign Affairs hosted an event to discuss the issues around trust where cryptocurrency is involved in global banking, payments and identity.
Hong Kong lawmakers are urging the government to impose a ban on bitcoin after more than 25 victims in a MyCoin fraud case approached police.
The SWIFT Business Forum comes to New York next month with a panel of payments and cryptocurrency professionals.
CoinDesk looks at the nominees for this year's Bitcoin Foundation elections, set to begin next week.
The legislative branch of the US government in New Jersey is holding a public hearing on bitcoin and digital currency today.
Boost VC’s launched Tribe 5 Monday with 24 bitcoin companies, bringing its total portfolio to 50 companies.