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
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