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Bitcoin Pitched to New Generation of Developers at DevCore Boston
The Bitcoin Foundation hosted a development conference in Boston yesterday, featuring panelists from prominent bitcoin companies and organizations.
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Meet the 13 Candidates Running in Next Week's Bitcoin Foundation Election
CoinDesk looks at the nominees for this year's Bitcoin Foundation elections, set to begin next week.
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Banks
KPMG: Bitcoin a Threat and Opportunity for Retail Banks
KPMG has published a report which identifies bitcoin as both a threat and an opportunity to the banking sector.
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Bitcoin Foundation Launches Event Series to Boost Core Development
The Bitcoin Foundation has announced that it will hold the first of a series of roundtable discussions for developers in Boston next month.
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Florida LocalBitcoins User Loses Bid to Dismiss Money Transmitter Charge
A Florida circuit court judge has issued a ruling suggesting that individual bitcoin sellers can be considered money transmitters under state law.
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Security
Bitcoin Foundation Hires Developer Sergio Lerner for Full-Time Security Role
The Bitcoin Foundation has hired developer Sergio Lerner as its new bitcoin core security auditor.
Security

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Bitcoin Foundation Issues Fraud Alert Over Cloned Websites
The Bitcoin Foundation has warned that two unaffiliated fake websites are trying to con users out of their funds.
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Donate, charity
Charities and Businesses Unite to Launch Bitcoin Giving Tuesday
Bitcoin firms and organisations are partnering with the #GivingTuesday campaign to boost generosity and promote cryptocurrency as a tool for giving.
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Gavin Andresen: Bitcoin Foundation Pivot Won't Centralize Core Development
Gavin Andrsen defended bitcoin's core development process in a new blog post that sought to debunk claims that it is too centralized.
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Bitcoin Foundation Pledges to Focus Solely on Core Development
The Bitcoin Foundation has announced it will look to shed its public policy, education and outreach initiatives as it focuses on core development.
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