Neither Force's lawyer nor a spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's
Office in San Francisco responded to requests for comment.
Prosecutors said that while working as a DEA agent, Force ordered ... Read More
According to a government document, Force, operating as "Nob," in
August 2013 convinced Ulbricht to pay him $50,000 in bitcoins by
pretending he had information on the investigation.
Rep... Read More
Shaun Bridges, 33, appeared in federal court in San Francisco and
admitted to money laundering and obstruction of justice.
Bridges belonged to a Baltimore-based federal task force that i... Read More
Prosecutors allege that Silk Road generated
an estimated $1.2 billion in revenue between 2011 and
2013, including an estimated $80 million paid in
Ulbricht, a 30-year-old Tex... Read More
US Congressman Drafts Bills to Aid Blockchain Development
U.S. Representative Tom Emmer wants to support the development and use of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies.
To that end, the lawmaker announced a trio of blockchain-focused bills Friday,
Report Finds Cryptojacking Instances Jumped 400% In A Year
Instances of cryptojacking malware have jumped more than 400 percent since last year, a new report finds.
A collaborative group of cybersecurity researchers called the Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA) p
Bitmain CEO Announces New 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chip
The bitcoin mining industry is having an exciting couple of days.
Just a day after Bitfury revealed a new 14nm mining chip called the Bitfury Clarke, Bitmain has upped the ante with the announcemen
Brave Browser Is Using Civic's Blockchain Platform to Verify Publishers
Privacy-focused internet browser Brave will begin using blockchain identity startup Civic's verification services to ensure publishers are paid for their content with Brave's Basic Attention Token (BA