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UK government review looks for Bitcoin's role in British business

The UK government says it will assess the benefits and risks of unregulated digital currencies, a move which one expert says is a play to siphon investment and jobs away from the US and other markets.

By August 6, 2014

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Puppy mill ads halted on Facebook

At ASPCA's request, Oodle Classifieds removes from Facebook ads selling dogs from unregulated "puppy mills."

By March 23, 2012

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'Trojanized' version of Google Android security tool found in China

Someone has modified a version of software Google released to clean up infected Android phones and released it on an unregulated marketplace in China, Symantec says.

By March 10, 2011

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Liberal group worries about FCC on Net neutrality

Politicians and at least one liberal interest group, alarmed that the FCC may leave broadband providers unregulated, redouble their efforts to push for sweeping new Internet rules.

By May 5, 2010

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Congress eyes restrictions on exporting e-waste

The Government Accountability Office released a report on Wednesday revealing that e-waste is largely unregulated, and the EPA lets regulations go largely unenforced.

By September 18, 2008

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Congressman: If we ban Bitcoin, let's ban dollar bills too

"The dollar bill market has been extremely susceptible to forgers, tax fraud, criminal cartels, and armed robbers stealing millions of dollars from their legitimate owners," Rep. Jared Polis writes to federal regulators.

By March 5, 2014

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Bitcoin wins US election panel's approval for political donations

Federal regulator finds the cryptocurrency qualifies as "money or something of value" but imposes restriction on its use.

By May 8, 2014

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Even Tatooine feels the heat from climate change

The inaugural report from the Tatooine Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change presents unique climate challenges ahead for Sarlaacs, Hutts, and moisture farmers.

By July 24, 2014

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Silk Road forfeits $28M in Bitcoins seized from its servers

Prosecutors emphasize that the Bitcoins were seized in connection with a probe of the online drug marketplace -- not because they were Bitcoins.

By January 16, 2014

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European banking officials: Bitcoin may not be your friend

European Banking Authority warns that Bitcoin isn't protected through regulation, so people who invest in the virtual currency risk losing money.

By December 13, 2013