Mt. Gox shuts down withdrawals, Now Bitstamp, Transaction Malleability DDOS on the bitcoin network

 The oldest, Tokyo based Bitcoin currency exchange, Mt.Gox holds 21% of all exchanged Bitcoins by volume. This weekend the bitcoin price headed south drastically, losing about $400 in less than 48 hours to momentarily fall to $540 (as shown in

The Apple – Bitcoin Rift

Apple, the technology giant that revolutionized phones, music players and laptops, has taken down BlockChain (Figure 1), the last iPhone application used to buy and sell Bitcoins. Having been downloaded about 120,000 times from the App Store, the app was

Tax Season for Bitcoiners

The start of every calendar year brings the same trouble for most of the investors all over the world: filing tax returns. Adding up all possible incomes earned in the year and filing the tax returns is quite troublesome for

Is the state of New York regulating the Bitcoin market?

In October 2013, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested Ross William Ulbricht, the alleged founder of the online black market site Silk Road, on charges of alleged murder for hire and drug trafficking violations. According to a federal complaint,

The U.S Government sitting a huge stack of Bitcoins worth $28 million!

In October 2013, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested Ross William Ulbricht, the alleged founder of the online black market site Silk Road, on charges of alleged murder for hire and drug trafficking violations. According to a federal complaint,

Can Migrant Workers fuel Bitcoin’s growth?

The economist reported in 2008 that the previous year there was an estimated $337 billion in remittances sent by an estimated 190 million migrant workers. The remittance costs for this came at percentages ranging from 1.5% on the low end

Coinsetter Beta Walk-through screenshots

We received our beta testing code for Coinsetter today and jumped right into give it a test spin. Coinsetter is the new exchange on the block offering margin trading options. For more details on the company and its founders click

Bitcoin is going Viral , reaches $750.00

Team Bitcoin has been hesitant in posting bullish rah rah articles in recent weeks as bitcoin has surged in price breaking all time highs on an almost daily basis. While we are of course long-term bulls for bitcoin it has

Interview: Developer of India Bitcoin Exchange (https://inrbtc.com/)

1) How did you first become involved with Bitcoin?  I am a regular reader at Zero Hedge. Coming from a investment background, i was sick of fiat money and the power of un-elected Central Bank Governor’s to throw money at