Cryptocurrency

11.21.15
This fitness tracking app pays you to walk more
11.21.15

This fitness tracking app pays you to walk more

You could get paid for working out.

By S. Buckley,   11.21.15
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11.11.15
Microsoft wants to make Bitcoin easier for banks
11.11.15

Microsoft wants to make Bitcoin easier for banks

Financial institutions could build their own crypto-currency in as little as 20 minutes.

By S. Dent,   11.11.15
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10.19.15
Rogue federal agent to serve 6.5 years for Silk Road scandal
10.19.15

Rogue federal agent to serve 6.5 years for Silk Road scandal

A former federal agent was sentenced to 78 months in prison for his involvement with the defunct online black market, Silk Road.

By T. Seppala,   10.19.15
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10.06.15
US Marshals to auction last remaining Bitcoins seized from Silk Road
10.06.15

US Marshals to auction last remaining Bitcoins seized from Silk Road

The authorities will be selling 44,341 bitcoins on November 5th.

By M. Moon,   10.06.15
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10.05.15
Winklevoss twins get approval to run their bitcoin exchange
10.05.15

Winklevoss twins get approval to run their bitcoin exchange

New York state says the Winklevii can run their bitcoin exchange as a chartered trust.

By J. Fingas,   10.05.15
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09.21.15
Bitcoin Ponzi scheme operator pleads guilty to fraud
09.21.15

Bitcoin Ponzi scheme operator pleads guilty to fraud

In a first, the operator of a Bitcoin Ponzi scheme has pleaded guilty to fraud charges.

By J. Fingas,   09.21.15
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09.19.15
US regulator accepts bitcoin as a commodity
09.19.15

US regulator accepts bitcoin as a commodity

A key US regulator has recognized digital currencies like Bitcoin as commodities.

By J. Fingas,   09.19.15
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09.12.15
Former Mt. Gox CEO officially charged with embezzlement
09.12.15

Former Mt. Gox CEO officially charged with embezzlement

The ousted chief is charged with pilfering clients' money totaling around $2.7 million.

By T. Seppala,   09.12.15
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09.01.15
Another Silk Road spy pleaded guilty to laundering bitcoins
09.01.15

Another Silk Road spy pleaded guilty to laundering bitcoins

The Silk Road is paved with stolen bitcoins, apparently.

By T. Seppala,   09.01.15
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