Silk Road Operator Ross Ulbricht to Be Sentenced Tomorrow

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Silk Road Operator Ross Ulbricht to Be Sentenced Tomorrow
Convicted Silk Road operator Ross Ulbricht faces decades, if not life, in prison at a sentencing hearing tomorrow in New York.

Dream Lover Now Lets You Pay Bitcoin for Virtual Romance
Users of virtual relationship service Dream Lover can now spend bitcoin to communicate with adult models.

BTC-e Blames New US Policy for Wire Transfer Issues
European bitcoin exchange BTC-e is reportedly experiencing problems with US bank wires.

‘New Frontier’ of Bitcoin Cybercrime Explored at Barcelona Event
Bitcoin attackers present “a new frontier” for cybercrime, a gathering of top security specialists heard in Barcelona this week.

Bitnodes Launches ‘Power-Efficient’ Bitseed Rival
Addy Yeow, the developer behind Bitnodes, has released a new hardware bitcoin node. According to the website, which monitors bitcoin node performance worldwide, the Bitnodes Hardware B1 model comes equipped with the latest version of Bitcoin Core and is said to be a “low footprint quad-core single-board computer built and configured to operate a dedicated bitcoin full node”. In […]