Bitcoin payments by pedophiles frustrate child porn battle

LONDON – In a two-story building in the English university town of Cambridge, researchers at the U.K.’s Internet Watch Foundation pore over online images of sexually abused children in an effort to remove them from the Web. It is dispiriting work, and this year it grew more complicated when they found a new payment button next to the icons of Visa, MasterCard and PayPal: bitcoin.

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