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Why Bitcoin Businesses Struggle to Get Insurance

| Kadhim Shubber

The need for insured cryptocurrency services is obvious, but companies have been loath to touch bitcoin.

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Robocoin 2.0 Arrives With Bank-Like Features and New Hardware

| Daniel Palmer

The BTM provider has launched new software, updated hardware and features aimed at the global banking and remittance markets.

Blockchain’s SharedCoin Users Can Be Identified, Says Security Expert

| Jon Southurst

New analysis tool 'CoinJoin Sudoku' finds service provides protection only against casual observers, say security consultant and Blockchain.info.

Mt. Gox US Bankruptcy Filing Receives CoinLab Support

| Pete Rizzo

The procedural move potentially opens the door for Japanese officials to become more involved in the case.

How Bitcoin Tech Could Make Infamous Anonymous Tor Network More Powerful

| Stan Higgins

A proposed altcoin called torcoin aims to strengthen the Tor network by incentivizing relay creation.

Former Visa Exec to Join BitPay as Chief Compliance Officer

| Pete Rizzo

BitPay's latest hire finds the company luring top talent away from traditional payments providers.

How to Succeed With Your Bitcoin Startup

| Danny Bradbury

If you build it, will they come? Here's how to stay on the path to bitcoin startup success.

GogoCoin Partners with Blockchain to Give Away BTC-Loaded Cards

| Daniel Cawrey

The Blockchain.info cards are loaded with 2 mBTC, intended as giveaways to increase adoption of its wallet service.

All Things Alt: A Dogecoin Wedding, Ire Over Isracoin and Crypto Commodities Go Wild

| Stan Higgins

A California wedding officiant is now accepting dogecoin while an altcoin seeks to conquer the fertilizer market.

Facebook Approves First Cryptocurrency Tipping Apps

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The social network has approved two new apps that allow tipping in dogecoin and 13 other cryptocurrencies.