One of the main obstacles holding back mass adoption of Bitcoin is that it’s not all that easy for the average person to buy it.
Bitcoin news today: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has finally released its guidance on how Bitcoin should be treated for tax purposes – and it’s bound to make the digital currency harder to use.
Latest Bitcoin news: SecondMarket, which already operates a Bitcoin hedge fund for wealthy investors, this week said it plans to expand the reach of that fund to retail investors.
This week saw more developments in the Mt. Gox bankruptcy, while major banks and regulators continue to struggle to understand the digital currency.
The latest Bitcoin news for the week of March 2-7.