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BitPay Adds Currencies, Language Support

Payment processor for virtual currencies BitPay says it is now offering translations into ten languages plus English. BitPay has also expanded its list of currencies in which...

SecondMarket Launches Bitcoin Investment Trust

SecondMarket, an online marketplace for buying and selling illiquid assets, has launched a Bitcoin Investment Trust. The Bitcoin Investment Trust is a private, open-ended...

Germany Recognizes Bitcoin As Currency

Bitcoin is now officially currency in Germany. The government is recognizing Bitcoin as a 'unit of account', giving the digital currency legitimacy as 'private money.' According to a report in the Frankfurter Allgemeine by Franz Nestler, Bitcoin creators or users in Germany will be subject to taxes as well.

How I Got Bitcoins

BY PRITHWIS MUKERJEE Bitcoin is a new 'currency' that has caught the imagination of the world, and I thought it may be worthwhile to step...

BitPay Hires Third Employee, Processing $5.2M In Monthly Transactions

BitPay has appointed Kevin McInturff as vice president of Product Management, and the company's third full-time employee. Mr. McInturff’s roles at BitPay will be managing...

BitPay Expands Seed Round Of Funding

Bitcoin payment processing company BitPay has expanded its seed round of funding by adding more angel investors, including Ben Davenport, Trace Mayer, and A-GRade Investments. Anthony Gallippi...

BitPay Closes $510,000 Seed Round

Bitcoin payment processing company BitPay, has taken their first outside investment, by closing a seed round totaling $510,000. Investors included Shakil Khan, Barry Silbert, Jimmy...