Virtualcurrency

10.13.14
Dorian Nakamoto is raising money to sue Newsweek
10.13.14

Dorian Nakamoto is raising money to sue Newsweek

March was a busy month for Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto -- Newsweek named him as the "face behind Bitco...

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08.29.14
World's first government-backed digital currency to launch in December
08.29.14

World's first government-backed digital currency to launch in December

It doesn't yet have a name, but Ecuador's new government-backed virtual currency is coming. That'...

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07.18.14
New York wants Bitcoin exchanges to be heavily regulated
07.18.14

New York wants Bitcoin exchanges to be heavily regulated

Popularity just isn't easy. That's something cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin, are starting to grasp...

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05.07.14
Some companies are already paying employees in Bitcoin, but it's complicated
05.07.14

Some companies are already paying employees in Bitcoin, but it's complicated

Direct deposit, stock options and the traditional paycheck are all outmoded: the future of employe...

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03.06.14
Bitcoin's elusive founder reportedly discovered living in California (update: maybe not)
03.06.14

Bitcoin's elusive founder reportedly discovered living in California (update: maybe not)

There have been many theories bandied about as to the true identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, the creat...

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12.27.13
Bitcoin exchanges shut down after threat from India's central bank
12.27.13

Bitcoin exchanges shut down after threat from India's central bank

Bitcoin is quickly beginning to attract the attention of regulators in a number of countries. Afte...

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02.05.13
Amazon announces Coins, a virtual currency coming to the Kindle Fire in May
02.05.13

Amazon announces Coins, a virtual currency coming to the Kindle Fire in May

Jeff Bezos, whose fortune is probably built upon real money, has decided to invent a fake one for...

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10.02.12
Oregon Scientific MEEP! tablet ships for $150, gives kids a safe, exclamation-filled place to play
10.02.12

Oregon Scientific MEEP! tablet ships for $150, gives kids a safe, exclamation-filled place to play

For all the enthusiasm Oregon Scientific put into launching (and naming) its MEEP! tablet, the com...

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08.22.12
MasterCard denies BitCoin card rumors, BitInstant says it's still on track
08.22.12

MasterCard denies BitCoin card rumors, BitInstant says it's still on track

Well, BitInstant is insistent that it will launch a BitCoin debit card, but MasterCard is claiming...

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