Behind The Plan To Make A Major U.S.-Regulated Bitcoin Exchange

Second Market CEO and Bitcoin investor Barry Silbert is working on rolling out a regulated, US-based exchange following the Mt. Gox disaster. “This is the fun stuff.” View this image › Lucas Jackson / Reuters On perhaps the darkest day for Bitcoin since its mainstream emergence, Barry Silbert is feeling as good as ever about…

Bitcoin Company CEO Dead Of Apparent Suicide

Autumn Radtke, CEO of bitcoin exchange company First Meta, was found dead in her Singapore apartment last week; suicide is suspected. The death comes during a tumultuous week for bitcoin exchanges following the collapse of Mt. Gox in Japan. View this image › Via linkedin.com Autumn Radtke The 28-year-old CEO of bitcoin exchange firm First…

Mt. Gox to Open Call Center for Disappearing Bitcoin Questions

Image: Flickr, antanacoins Mt. Gox has about 400 million dollars worth of clients’ questions to answer, and it will attempt to do so by opening a call center. The company said the call center would open Monday at 10 a.m. Japan time (Sunday at 8 p.m. ET) in an update posted its website Sunday morning….

Bitcoin Rumor Mill: Another Mt. Gox Hack

Bitcoin Exchange company the Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles attends at a news conference on Feb. 28, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. Image: The Asahi Shimbun Keeping up with the latest Bitcoin drama can be a time-consuming proposition. The cryptocurrency world has been riddled with considerable disarray since the collapse of the former most popular Bitcoin…

Bankrupt Mt. Gox Facing Class-Action Suit Over Bitcoin Disappearance

Bitcoin trader Kolin Burges stands in protest outside an office building housing Mt. Gox in Tokyo on Feb. 26, 2014. Image: Shizuo Kambayashi/Associated Press The mountain of trouble that has been piling up for Mt. Gox just got even larger. Once the largest Bitcoin exchange in the world, Mt. Gox shut its digital doors and…

Bitcoins Will Be Taxed As Property, Not Currency

That’s going to be a bummer for a lot of bitcoin’s defenders. And it probably won’t help it get more mass adoption. View this image › Jim Urquhart / Reuters The U.S. government has finally decided how it will tax bitcoin, and a lot of the cryptocurrency’s owners are probably not going to like it….

Double Your Bitcoins Scam

All For Mom: Inside the Global Flower Market – NBCNews.com All For Mom: Inside the Global Flower MarketNBCNews.comNBCNews.com Before they end up in your local florist’s window, a bouquet of flowers can travel across three continents. Illustration by Rob Donnelly. Published May … Are Bitcoins the Future of Money or Just a Scam? (1:21). Why…