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21 May 2015 10:27

The key person behind BitLicense, Benjamin Lawsky, will step down next month as a superintendent of the New York Department of Financial Services. According to Bloomberg, he plans to open a virtual currency consulting firm.

12 May 2015 10:57

Administration of President Obama named a professor of Princeton University Ed Felten as the deputy chief technological officer who might advise president on the question of modern technologies. CoinFox found some early works of Professor Felten that demonstrate his rather careful position on bitcoin.

11 May 2015 21:25

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne has become a member of a tech council formed by a republican Senator Rand Paul. Byrne is known as a vocal advocate of bitcoin and Dr. Paul is the first U.S. presidential candidate to accept donations in bitcoin.

09 May 2015 00:40

This week several bitcoin media wrote about ShoCard. This project allows you to create a verifiable digital identity card using the blockchain. CoinFox spoke to one of the founders, Jeff Weitzman, about the project.