I screwed up. The Bitcoin community, they're scared and there is no money laundering going on any more. They're terrified. Bitcoin is my baby, it's my whole world and my whole life, it's what I... Read More
The rest of the story remains to be written.
But Judge Rakoff remained unconvinced, sentencing the entrepreneur to two years in prison. Shrem seems content with his sentence, tweeting "j... Read More
Despite the restrictions, Shrem has remained active in his bitcoin ventures since his arrest. He has spoken at industry events, helped hotels in New York prepare to accept cryptocurrency pay... Read More
As a foundation, we need to remain focused on our core mission to standardize, protect, and promote the Bitcoin core protocol. While Charlie has contributed a great deal of personal... Read More
“My friends are here a lot and I’m getting a lot of free stuff. People are sending me a lot of alcohol gifts, which is good. I’m trying to make the best of it – I’m learning some new languages,... Read More
Verizon, JetBlue Back Blockchain Firm Filament's $15 Million Funding
Blockchain startup Filament has closed a new $15m funding round.
The round was led by Verizon Ventures, the venture arm of telecommunications conglomerate Verizon, and Bullpen Capital, a post-seed
Singapore Fintech Cooperation Hots up, Bahrain Follows UAE
Singapore’s fintech cooperation with the Middle East is increasing again, Bahrain following the United Arab Emirates in signing its own innovation agreement. The country’s Economic Development
First Bitcoin Wallet to Address Privacy Issues Without Requiring Any Forks
TumbleBit, which has been touted as the answer to anonymized transactions on top of Bitcoin’s protocol, is to be introduced to Stratis Group’s soon-to-be-released Breeze Wallet, introducing new
Litecoin Soars to 20-Month High, Price Spikes Nearly 100%
Litecoin prices have shot up today, March 30th, nearly doubling in value over a 24-hour trading period.
Data from Bitfinex shows Litecoin trading at $4.3 at 05:30 before gaining over 25% of its val