Coinapult have stopped their services to investigate a hacker attack that resulted in the theft of 150 bitcoins from the company’s hot wallet.
Mircea Mihaescu, managing partner of SBT Ventures, will have negotiations with three cryptocurrency companies in the nearest future. According to the experienced top-manager, those who say reject bitcoin now will have a difficult time in the future.
The Japanese online supermarket Rakuten has begun to accept bitcoins for purchases in the US. In 2014, the logistics branch of the company started to use digital currency.
Coyno is launching a new bitcoin bookkeeping application with a graphical user interface that allows keeping together data from every wallet a user has.
In 2013, the Australian Special Forces confiscated 24,500 bitcoin from the local drug lord Richard Pollard. The man is serving his sentence in prison, while the confiscated assets unit is waiting for the right time to sell off his bitcoins.
Diadem Jewellery, a jewellery store in Altrincham, a town 8 miles away from Manchester in the North West of England, launched a website offering customers the option to pay in cryptocurrencies on Sunday March 15th.
Reports about combustible KnC hardware are “rumours and hearsay” and the startup has been “unfairly accused”, KnC Public Relations wrote in an email to CoinFox.
The global P2P lending platform BTCJam now offers loans denominated in Indian rupees, Mexican pesos, Brazilian reals, euros, and Russian rubles.
Chaotic Moon Studios has created a new application that offers new incentives for fitness training.
Taxing bitcoin deals remain difficult in the USA. Circle has decided to help its clients. The firm, which calls itself a “bitcoin bank”, is ready to provide complete lists of operations for tax purposes.
Bitcoin developer Jeff Garzik has signed a deal to build mini-satellites capable of preserving critical bitcoin data.
Of the three winners of the auction, one has been confirmed, one is completely unknown, and the identity of the third has now allegedly established but not confirmed.
IBM is looking at the blockchain technology to develop a system of payments similar to bitcoin for major fiat currencies like euro and dollar, Reuters reports.
Customers have accused KnCMiner, a Sweden-based bitcoin and litecoin mining company, of fraud and complained to a government agency, Swedish media report.
A group of PhD Students from Princeton University have developed a two-factor protection mechanism for bitcoin wallets. When enabled, users need to have both their computer and their mobile phone with them to gain access to funds.
Law firm Thompson Hine, investment bank Wedbush Securities, bitcoin swap trader TeraExchange, and Digital Currency Labs have formed Wall Street Bitcoin Alliance. The aim of the alliance is to promote digital currency