Did the Bank of Thailand really just make bitcoin illegal? If so, at least some exchanges are still trading.
Ken Abe reviews the regulation and compliance challenges faced by bitcoin exchanges in the US.
Bitcoin payment processor BIPS has thrown out its traditional exchange provider, Mt. Gox, in favour of Bitstamp.
Bitstamp has revealed itself as a serious contender for the title of the world's most popular bitcoin exchange.
Bits of Gold has partnered with Global Money Transfer, enabling Israelis to purchase bitcoins at their local exchange bureau.
Citizens of Iran now have their own bitcoin market website, CoinAva, to buy and sell bitcoins.
Robert Viglione makes possibly the first recorded bitcoin transaction in Afghanistan.
BitInstant, the international bitcoin payment processor, has temporarily shut while the next version of the service is worked on.
Instawallet has officially closed its claims process and Bitcoin-24 has some news for its customers.
The bitcoin wallet platform, CoinBase, has now enabled instant bitcoin purchases. Users will have to undergo identity verification.