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Japan: 'Bitcoin isn't a currency'

Without any regulatory or government oversight, the government forbids commercial banks to provide customers with the cryptocurrency.

By March 6, 2014

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Google adds bitcoin to its currency conversion

The search giant will tell you how much your bitcoins are worth in another currency -- and vice versa.

By July 16, 2014

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eBay to allow Bitcoin sales in 'virtual currency' category

After PayPal President David Marcus tweeted "We're believers in BTC," eBay's US and UK branches say they will let people sell digital currencies in the classified ads sections of the sites.

By January 20, 2014

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California governor signs bill legalizing Bitcoin, other digital currencies

A new law reverses prohibition against use of anything but US currency for commerce.

By June 29, 2014

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Apple 'stamp of approval' for Bitcoin points away from Apple currency

After Apple changed the rules on virtual currencies, the first Bitcoin apps are returning to the App Store.

By June 16, 2014

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Bitcoin startup Circle unveils no-fee digital currency banking

Financial services company aims to provide a secure, insured banking service that will take the cryptocurrency mainstream.

By May 16, 2014

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Winklevoss twins: Bitcoin could be the 'currency of a country'

Having recently filed plans to start the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust, the Harvard-educated twins of Facebook lawsuit notoriety plug Bitcoin as a potential currency for economically depressed nations.

By September 17, 2013

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Behold JuggaloCoin, a Bitcoin-like currency just for Juggalos

Insane Clown Posse fans take heed: now there’s a new way to buy black-and-white face makeup, Faygo, and HatchetGear.

By April 9, 2014

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HullCoin is first local government digital currency in UK

The British city of Hull has introduced its own version of Bitcoin to help local residents suffering after government cuts.

By April 1, 2014

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Mom sues Google after 5-year-old spends $65 on virtual currency

A New York mom insists that Google Play is encouraging children to spend money by not forcing buyers to type in their password before purchase.

By March 12, 2014