Tag Archives: Erik Voorhees
- Mt. Gox collapse a failure of management, not of Bitcoin
February 26, 2014
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before, but the latest launch attempt by Bitcoin-friendly online poker site Infiniti Poker appears to have failed. Infiniti is the pet project of Michael Hadjuk, who must share DNA with the late Howard Hughes, as Infiniti is beginning to resemble Hughes’ infamous Spruce...
- Virtual currency experts say Silk Road’s crisis is Bitcoin’s opportunity
October 6, 2013
US federal prosecutors say Ross Ulbricht (pictured getting an early start on Movember), founder of the recently shut down Bitcoin-powered Silk Road ‘black market eBay’ site, is too great a flight risk to be granted bail. Ulbricht, who was arrested by authorities in San Francisco on Tuesday, appeared in federal...
- Bitcoin gambling site SatoshiDice sold to unknown purchaser
July 18, 2013
SatoshiDice (S.DICE), the pioneering online gambling site that utilizes the Bitcoin crypto-currency, has been sold to an unidentified buyer for ฿126,315 (around US $11.5m). The sale, which was announced Wednesday by owner Erik Voorhees on the BitcoinTalk forum, equates to ฿0.00126315 per share, a 175% premium to the company’s present...
- Social Gaming Asia Summit 2012 Summary
November 30, 2012
In the first Social Gaming Summit to be held in Asia the speakers and delegates come together to discuss the connection between real world gambling and the rise of internet games. Mobile gaming was in the spotlight for most of the day with talks from several mobile game manufacturers giving...
When we say Bitcoin, we mean Bitcoin Cash
October 17, 2017
‘Game of skill’ allows users to bet on bitcoin price movements
September 1, 2017
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017