BitcoinPeople Morning Digest #8

Charmaine Li talks to Taavet Hinrikus from TransferWise about the Skype of money transfers. There is new an M&A market with pure Bitcoin deals. Economist Nouriel Roubini joins Thomas Friedman in not understanding Bitcoin and the block chain and use Twitter to communicate their frustrating of not getting it by bashing the technology. Goldman Sachs […]

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The five largest Bitcoin exchanges are based in Slovenia, Bulgaria, Japan, and China

As of now, none of the five largest, most influential Bitcoin exchanges are in the United States: Slovenia-based Bitstamp ($368 million in 30 days); Bulgaria-based BTCe ($267 million in 30 days); Japan-based Mt. Gox for dollar transactions ($261 million in 30 days); China-based BTC China ($151 million in 30 days); Japan-based Mt. Gox for euro […]

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