The Biggest Threat to Bitcoin NEW YORK (AP) — The Bitcoin digital currency system is in danger of losing its credibility as an independent payment system because of the growing power of a group that runs some of the computers behind it. In recent...
Jun 17 2014, 4:55am CDT
The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin Movie Paints Rosy Picture Two brothers from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Nicholas and Daniel Mross, are the director and star, respectively, of the first Bitcoin documentary to hit the big screen, getting its premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival...
Apr 25 2014, 2:07am CDT
Family Dollar: 370 Dollar Stores to Close Soon Family Dollar stores may be more suited to a weak economy. That is probably one reason the stores are partially shutting down in the current times of economic recovery.
Apr 15 2014, 7:36am CDT
Auto Insurance: Tips to Save Money The auto insurance rate is increasing each year. But there are several ways you can begin saving money on auto insurance.
Mar 26 2014, 9:37am CDT
IRS Says Bitcoin is Property Not Currency The IRS passed some legislation according to which Bitcoin is a property, not a legal currency in tax system. And Bitcoin is to be taxed. This decision is of great importance indeed.
Mar 26 2014, 3:42am CDT
Best Credit Cards of 2014 There are many credit cards. But the best credit cards of 2014 can be counted on the fingertips of one hand. And they are meant for money-conscious consumers who want to make smart purchases.
Mar 25 2014, 9:55am CDT
Best Credit Cards for Daily Purchases The best credit cards of 2014 can be counted on the fingertips of one hand. And they are meant for money-conscious consumers who want to make smart purchases.
Mar 25 2014, 6:38am CDT
Finding Lost Bitcoin Might Mean IRS Finds You The bankrupt Japanese Bitcoin exchange MtGox discovered over 200,000 lost Bitcoins valued at over $116 million. The coins apparently showed up in an old Bitcoin wallet format. MtGox’s CEO said he thought it no...
Mar 23 2014, 2:00pm CDT
Oscar Pistorius is Selling Home Oscar Pistorius is selling his home where he killed Reeva Steenkamp. Pistorius needs money to pay his legal bills.
Mar 21 2014, 3:42pm CDT
AP Exclusive: Man denies he's Bitcoin founder LOS ANGELES (AP) — The man Newsweek claims is the founder of Bitcoin denied he had anything to do with the digital currency. In an exclusive two-hour interview with The Associated Press, Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto...
Mar 6 2014, 8:26pm CST
Gates back on top of Forbes' billionaire rankings NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is once again the world's richest person. Forbes magazine announced its ranking of the world's billionaires Monday. Gates, who led the list for 15 of the past 20 years,...
Mar 3 2014, 4:51pm CST
The World's Youngest Billionaires 2014: 31 Under 40 Getting to the $1 billion mark isn’t a race, but some just get there faster. Of the 1,645 members of the Forbes Billionaires list, 31 are under the age of 40. That elite group no longer includes the Google guys,...
Mar 3 2014, 6:01am CST
Bitcoin Shrugs Off Mt. Gox's Death Rattle The Bitcoin community may not exactly be dancing on the grave of Mt. Gox, the oldest and once-largest cryptocurrency exchange, which officially filed for banktrupcy in Japan Friday morning. But it’s happy enough to step...
Feb 28 2014, 3:46pm CST
Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox is Financially Doomed The Bitcoin nexus Mt. Gox files for bankruptcy protection with outstanding debt of $63.6M. The rumors had been all over the place since quite some time but today the digital currency exchange is financially doomed.
Feb 28 2014, 9:06am CST
Japan minister calls bitcoin 'collapse' expected TOKYO (AP) — Japan's finance minister scoffed at bitcoin woes as inevitable Friday, and Vietnam banned the virtual currency, but enthusiasm was undimmed among its supporters in the aftermath of the apparent collapse of...
Feb 28 2014, 3:56am CST
Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles: 'I Am Still In Japan' Mark Karpeles, the chief executive of troubled Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox, has sought to calm market concerns by insisting he remains in Japan, where the company is based. Karpeles says he is working hard with technical...
Feb 26 2014, 6:46pm CST
Will Bitcoin Survive This Test? Since its inception, Bitcoin has survived several tests. In the beginning, came the user test. The digital currency passed it, as many companies and organizations began to accept Bitcoins as a medium of exchange....
Feb 25 2014, 6:51pm CST
Collapse of exchange spells trouble for bitcoin TOKYO (AP) — The sudden disappearance of one of the largest bitcoin exchanges only adds to the mystery and mistrust surrounding the virtual currency, which was just beginning to gain legitimacy beyond the technology...
Feb 25 2014, 4:41pm CST
Website of Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox offline TOKYO (AP) — The website of major Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox is offline amid reports it suffered a debilitating theft, a new setback for efforts to gain legitimacy for the virtual currency. The URL of the Tokyo-based Mt....
Feb 25 2014, 2:11am CST
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