4th Amendment Caucus formed in US House. Britain’s 10Y treasuries still offering negative interest rates. North Carolina add bitcoin to Money Transmitters Act. LBRY is live and trading on exchanges. Ethereum will hardfork in 3 days. Coinbase will add Ethereum to the Retail side.
Australia says no to regulating bitcoin, Rand Paul is the first US Presidential Candidate to accept bitcoin for his campaign donations. Overstock is going big on the bitcoin train. PayPal merchants can now accept bitcoin. The Bitcoin Foundation is on the rocks. Police stations are having their files held for ransom. Turkey and Russia are censoring internet content.
Massive corruption found with the silk road investigation on the part of government agents, an Executive order allegedly outlaws donations to Edward Snowden, Diane Feinstein wants the Anarchist Cookbook scrubbed from the internet. Turkey outlaws WordPress altogether, student loan debt is causing a resistance movement and the bitcoin foundation may be bankrupt. And Much More!!!
What a crazy week. Coinbase has a mysterious announcement coming out Monday at 9am EST. The Euro struggling to keep it’s strength after an announcement of 1.1 trillion euro Quantitative Easing. Paypal’s Braintree is in beta. Death of the alts? Hong Kong to Indonesia remittance. More Turkish censorship? WSJ features bitcoin.
The IRS issues guidance about how bitcoin transactions are taxed. Russia having all kinds of problems. The Dogecoin community raises money to sponsor NASCAR driver. Turkey tries new ways to censor. US Debt interest a significant proportion of revenue. Senator Joe Manchin backtracks on bitcoin ban. 11 GH/s bitfury USB miner uses just under 1 Watt.