Commodity markets stable with Gold and Silver gaining a little bit. Oil hangs in there under $50/barrel. OKcoin cards available in South Korea. Was Mark Kerpeles involved in silk road? Obama joins fight against encryption. Small shops in Argentina refuse to use credit cards for one day. Russia (unsuccessfully) blocks or bans five websites. The ECB is still talking about qualitative easing again. The Swiss Franc is no longer pegged to the Euro and has seen a jump in strength. The Price of Bitcoin falls as miners try to sell.