Japan Wants to be the Most Bitcoin Friendly Country

JAPAN WANTS TO BE THE MOST BITCOIN FRIENDLY COUNTRY     All year we have chronicled the various ways nation-states have chosen to mis-categorize and malign Bitcoin. The influence of fear, corporate interests, confusion, or the illusion of financial terrorism has caused many a short circuit when it comes to Bitcoin, and official government responses have…

Lamassu Partners with IdentityMind to Offer Enhanced ATM Compliance

Lamassu Partners with IdentityMind to Offer Enhanced ATM Compliance     Bitcoin ATM manufacturer Lamassu Bitcoin Ventures has announced a new partnership with e-commerce compliance specialist IdentityMind Global. First revealed informally on 5th October, the integration with IdentityMind will provide Lamassu bitcoin ATM owners with built-in anti-fraud and know-your-customer (KYC) services, automated suspicious activity report (SAR) filings,…

Bitcoin Reserve Bank To Open its Vault

BITCOIN RESERVE BANK TO OPEN ITS VAULT     The transparent Bitcoin reserve bank, Bitreserve, will leave beta and become available to the public later this month. Halsey Minor is the tech entrepreneur that founded CNET in 1993. In 2008, he sold that company to CBS for $1.8 billion and became an investor. Minor was…