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Coinbase fights IRS efforts to obtain customer records

The largest Bitcoin exchange in the US is resisting the Internal Revenue Service's efforts to obtain records on customers who traded in the virtual currency over a three-year period.<p>The IRS on Friday filed a request in San Francisco federal court for a so-called "John Doe" summons to compel Bitcoin …

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Bitcoin hits highest levels in almost three years | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Web-based digital currency bitcoin hit its highest levels in almost three years on Friday, extending gains since India sparked a cash shortage by removing high-denomination bank notes from circulation a month ago.<p>A sticker that reads "Bitcoin accepted here" is displayed at the …

Banks pilot blockchain to simplify trade

Bank of America Merrill Lynch and HSBC have teamed up with the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) to test blockchain applications for global business-to-business (B2B) transactions, according to the International Business Times.<p>The firms have designed a proof of concept, using …

Blockchain in 2017: Do We Know What We Don't Know?

<i>William Mougayar is the author of "The Business Blockchain" and a board advisor to, and investor in, various blockchain projects and startups (See:</i> …