Issue #45

Coin.co Introduces Bitcoin Billpay

In its second announcement in as many weeks, Coin.co has said it is working on a platform that would allow users to pay their bills with bitcoin. (coin.co)

21 Inc. Raises $116 Million In Funding

The secretive company’s fundraising set a new record for digital currency related companies. (wsj.com)

S&P Could Provide Glimpse Into Bitcoin Price

Dan Morehead of Pantera Capital says the S&P’s rebound from its 2009 lows serves as an indicator for bitcoin’s price. (forbes.com)

Bitcoin Cuts Costs

With a good portion of the population in east African countries receiving remittances, Bitcoin is helping drive down fees in the region. (bbc.com)

Three Winners For Latest Auction

The third U.S. Marshals’ auction of bitcoin seized from the Silk Road yielded three unknown winners. (reuters.com)

Applications: Using Bitcoin For Net Neutrality

Bitcoin’s ability to provide low cost microtransactions is at the center of an idea to create a market-based internet neutrality. (wired.com)