Bitcoin exchange BitStamp is reporting yet another hacker attack. This time anonymous criminals are sending phishing e-mails.
Gulnar Hasnain talks to us about her vision of cryptocurrencies and her recent crowdfunding campaign.
A startup offering to store realtime records in the blockchain teams up with three companies pegging bitcoin to other commodities. On March 9th, 10th and 11th, Factom and three other bitcoin companies, Tether, Serica and Coinapult, issued joint statements announcing their new collaboration.
The Chinese cryptocurrency exchange BTER has received 1,000 BTC from its new partner JUA.COM, a Chinese digital currency service, and intends to refund all customers’ losses caused by a hacker attack in February.
A partnership between 3D Hubs and BitPay is creating a new link between bitcoin and 3D printing technology, giving bitcoin users access to 13,000 3D printers.
A cryptocurrency crowdfunding campaign gave Gulnar Hasnain, a Green Party candidate for the British House of Commons, more money than she was hoping to receive.
A substantial majority of the world bitcoin trade is not carried out in US dollars. 70% of deals are denominated in Chinese renminbi (unofficially known as yuan), says Bitcoinity.org.
Bitcoin Center Korea opened its doors on February 28, when the launch event gathered over 40 members of the Korean bitcoin community.
BitPay has announced the start of a referral partnership with the U.S.-based payment processor Heartland. Heartland will recommend bitcoin as a payment option for businesses and refer them to BitPay's platform.
The Bitcoin Conference Russia event will take place in Moscow on April 2, 2015. The organisers plan to prepare a document addressed to the country’s authorities in support of cryptocurrencies in Russia.
Jack Nikogosian, a 24-year old bitcoin enthusiast from Copenhagen, decided to make all his purchases in cryptocurrencies for an entire month. The task is not easy, but he gets by with a little help from his friends and Armenian mother.
Elegant, a Flemish green energy company, becomes the first in Belgium to accept bitcoin payments.
Bitcoin Suisse AG has installed the first bitcoin ATM in Basel. Several new machines are planned to appear in Switzerland within next 6 weeks.
SecondMarket Inc. did not succeed in its bid for the Silk Road bitcoins that were auctioned off last Thursday, according to Bloomberg. The government agency running the auction has confirmed the end of the auction but its winners remain unknown.
A new digital currency bill, sponsored by Utah state representative Marc Roberts, received a favourable report from the relevant committee of the State Senate. The bill would create a special council that would look at the possibility of integrating digital currency into the state’s payment system.
A recent uTorrent update is bundled with Epic Scale, a piece of Litecoin mining software. Users claim they were tricked into installing it.