Ulbricht, 31, was found guilty on all charges relating to his connection with the Silk Road market, which was the world’s most popular online drug store, functioning on the deep web. He was sentence... Read More
Force also acted as the de facto Chief Compliance Officer for a BTC business, CoinMKT, even going so far as to be featured in CoinMKT’s pitch decks to venture capital investors. He also used his sta... Read More
Given the nature of what the Silk Road dealt in, it’s incredibly unlikely that any of the funds in question were used to purchase Haribo gummy bears or actual legal merchandise, which means the gove... Read More
A good friend of Ulbricht testified against him on Thursday. According to this friend, who helped Ulbricht with programming problems from time to time, Ulbricht told him everything about the Silk... Read More
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Bitcoin (BTC) is again trading in a narrowing price range above $6,400, but the lateral trading may soon give way to a rally, according to technical studies.
The price consolidation comes after Mon
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U.K.-based security services company G4S now offers a crypto custody service aimed to protect investors' holdings of digital assets.
Announcing the move in a press release on Oct. 16, the firm said
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The news comes via a tweet from Miller Abel, th
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Clients of the defunct crypto exchange Mt. Gox must submit claims for trapped funds by Oct. 22.
As previously reported by CoinDesk, the exchange first opened up the claims process in August, follow