The US government now believes a corrupt Secret Service agent may have stolen additional bitcoins during the Silk Road investigation.
Bitcoin Press Releases: Cryptocurrency trading platform looks to iron out kinks before public release. Crix.io, a bitcoin trading platform specializing in futures trading by providing the instrument to fix the US dollar (USD) value of bitcoin (BTC) income, regardless of BTC/USD rate changes, is launching a private beta of its platform this month. To join, […]
In the continuing struggle between advocates for Bitcoin core and the hard fork of Bitcoin Classic, some Bitcoin ATM’s have drawn a line in the sand on where they hope the future of the cryptocurrency to go in favor of Bitcoin Classic. In a recent Reddit thread posted on behalf of the Bitcoin ATM company […]
The founder and former president of an insurance consultancy that is focused on the bitcoin industry has been accused of securities fraud.
Safe Cash, a blockchain-based cash payment service, claims it can handle 25,000 transactions per second – more than 3,000 times as many as the bitcoin network – bringing cash into the electronic ecosystem. Safe Cash is an end-to-end secure payment platform giving banks, businesses and consumers instant and final cash-based transactions. Banks provide tokens redeemable […]
“Know thy self, know thy enemy. A thousand battles, a thousand victories.” – Sun Tzu,The Art of War Anyone with experience in extended, unconventional conflict should be able to recognize current patterns in the Bitcoin and digital currency space that resemble subversive activity. Is a game of social engineering being leveled at the Bitcoin community? […]
Peter Sands, the former chief executive of British multinational and financial services company Standard Chartered, states that central banks must terminate the issuance of £50, $100 and€500 bills to reduce the circulation of fraudulent transactions. Sands’ new report titled “Making it Harder for the Bad Guys: The Case for Eliminating High Denomination Notes”, published by […]
This post is by Michael Gord. Thousands of companies around the world accept Bitcoin as payment. Many of those are set up to immediately convert Bitcoin into fiat currency. OPSkins, an online marketplace of digital gaming skins, demonstrates the value of pairing a digital currency with a digital economy and is setting a new standard […]
Trade settlement giant DTCC has announced it is to host a blockchain event next month in New York City.
A US district judge has ruled that bitcoins are a kind of intangible property in an ongoing civil case in California.