Less than 2% of worldwide bitcoin trading and real-time market making occurs within US jurisdiction.
John Law advises keeping your bitcoin safe, ponders bitcoin funding for political parties and recommends drinking wine (responsibly).
Should bitcoin transactions be marked to prove they didn't come from criminals? Should identities behind bitcoin addresses be verified?
We look at some of the more significant events in bitcoin's short but colorful legal history.
New York's financial regulator will hold a hearing on virtual currency and consider a specific license for bitcoin businesses.
The US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs is holding its hearing on virtual currencies next week.
Is bitcoin private money, a good or a voucher? CoinDesk looks at the UK government's stance on digital currency.
Patrick Murck, Jeremy Allaire and Jerry Brito are to speak at the US Senate hearing on bitcoin on Monday.
We look at the recent scams and hacks that have caused people to lose a lot of bitcoins.
Czech Republic-based bitcoin exchange Bitcash.cz has been hacked and up to 4,000 customers' wallets have been emptied.