Dorian Nakamoto, the California man who is Satoshi Nakamoto but not the one the media is looking for, has appeared in a YouTube video thanking the bitcoin community for its support.
Bitcoin entrepreneur Charlie Shrem will gain temporary reprieve from months of house arrest this week as he attends a premiere at New York City’s Tribeca Film Festival.
Greg Gonzales, Tennessee’s top banking official, has joined a task force exploring virtual currencies, including the growing usage of bitcoin.
Horrific internet videos of toddlers being raped and burned have become widespread, police warned last night, and a top officer revealed offenders are using virtual money bitcoin to cover up transactions in the vile trade.
A hacker or hackers accessed servers at Iowa State University in order to generate enough computing power to create bitcoins, a digital currency, according to a news release from the university.
U.K. marijuana website CannabitSeeds has decided to launch a medical marijuana seed site that accepts bitcoin.
Today’s CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index is $485.58 as of 8:10amET.
Creditors who owned more than 70 percent of the bitcoins lost by Mt. Gox have agreed to support efforts by a group of U.S. investors to acquire and revive the collapsed bitcoin exchange, rather than have it liquidated by a Japanese court, according to John Betts, one of those investors.
Japan’s first bitcoin ATM has been ordered by import company Raimu, and is expected to be installed in Suzuka City.
A startup is launching a new market for bitcoin aimed at institutional investors, amid growing interest in the digital currency from hedge funds and investment banks.