A U.S. district judge considering bitcoins are “intangible properties,” at least for the purposes of a bankruptcy case in California.
Bringing bitcoin exchanges’ anonymous trading practices to the public could be the key to tracking down terror groups’ funding.
A former Secret Service agent who has once pleaded guilty to stealing from the now-defunct Silk Road website.
The European Union doesn’t see any need to regulate the “hyped” virtual currencies. At least, not yet.
One of Bitcoin’s long-time supporters and developers is walking away from the digital currency. His reason: Bitcoin experiment has failed.
Ziv said new authentication technologies will reduce the risk of fraud, but the industry will still have to increase user acceptance.
In a press release, the group and makers of the widely used btcsuite announced they are building Decred, an alternative digital currency.
Authorities in Japan are working on a proposal that could pave the way for the regulation of virtual currency business in the country.
Wired and Gizmodo separately claim that Australia's Craig Steven Wright is the real figure behind Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto.
Bitcoin mining startups is in hot water over claims that his companies defrauded investors out of $20M in a Ponzi scheme.