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Australian Craig Wright Proofs that He Is Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto

Australian Craig Wright Proves that He Is Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto

Breaking News. The mystery is solved. Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright revealed that he is Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto...

May 2 2016, 3:14am CDT

Craig Wright Reportedly Doxed Claims That He Created Bitcoin

Craig Wright Reportedly Doxed Claims That He Created Bitcoin

The reports are raising more questions than answers....

Dec 13 2015, 10:51pm CST

Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto is Security Researcher Craig Steven Wright

Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto is Security Researcher Craig Steven Wright

Reports claim that an Australian researcher is the person behind the digital currency....

Dec 9 2015, 4:47am CST

25 states issue licenses for Bitcoin exchange

25 states issue licenses for Bitcoin exchange

The startup's founders have managed to gain licenses from half of the states' financial regulators, including (import...

Jan 26 2015, 1:04pm CST

Russia blacklists Bitcoin websites

Russia blacklists Bitcoin websites

The country believes cryptocurrency supports illegal activity and finances terrorism...

Jan 14 2015, 11:21am CST

Bitcoin backer gets two years prison for illicit transfers

Bitcoin backer gets two years prison for illicit transfers

Shrem was charged in January following an investigation into Silk Road...

Dec 21 2014, 12:26pm CST

World Leading BitCoin Companies are going to showcase their Bitcoin Systems at CES 2015

World Leading BitCoin Companies are going to showcase their Bitcoin Systems at CES 2015

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2015 is going to showcase the digital currency called Bitcoins....

Dec 18 2014, 2:46am CST

Microsoft to start accepting Bitcoin payments

Microsoft to start accepting Bitcoin payments

The company will accept the digital currency For Windows, Windows Phone And Xbox Purchases...

Dec 11 2014, 4:02am CST

Bitcoin legalized in California

Bitcoin legalized in California

The new law revokes an old rule prohibiting the use of anything other than U.S. currency....

Jun 30 2014, 6:51am CDT

Apple To Permit Bitcoin In The App Store

Apple To Permit Bitcoin In The App Store

The company is reversing its previous stance on Bitcoin Apps...

Jun 17 2014, 11:22pm CDT

The Biggest Threat to Bitcoin

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 bec...

Jun 17 2014, 4:55am CDT

Silk Road Bitcoin Worth $18 Million Get Auctioned Off

Silk Road Bitcoin Worth $18 Million Get Auctioned Off

Last fall, the FBI took down the world’s biggest online drug bazaar Silk Road, and arrested the man it alleged to be its kingpi...

Jun 13 2014, 7:03am CDT

Yelp lists businesses that accept Bitcoin

Yelp lists businesses that accept Bitcoin

Yelp users can now check if a business is accepting Bitcoins....

Apr 29 2014, 1:56am CDT

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin Movie Paints Rosy Picture

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 Bi...

Apr 25 2014, 2:07am CDT

Could 'Multisig' Help Bring Consumer Protection to Bitcoin Transactions?

The bitcoin world, which has never been dull, is getting even more interesting with the growth of multi-signature approaches—ca...

Mar 28 2014, 8:51pm CDT

Warren Buffett Says Bitcoin Is 'A Mirage;' Why Marc Andreessen Thinks He's Wrong

Earlier this month, famed dealmaker Warren Buffett warned investors to stay away from Bitcoin, calling it “a mirage,” saying th...

Mar 26 2014, 7:26pm CDT

IRS Says Bitcoin is Property Not Currency

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...

Mar 26 2014, 3:42am CDT

Finding Lost Bitcoin Could Mean IRS Finds You

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...

Mar 23 2014, 2:00pm CDT

Mt. Gox discovered 200,000 Bitcoin in a wallet as old as 2011

Mt. Gox discovered 200,000 Bitcoin in a wallet as old as 2011

Turns out finding money in one’s old wallet or pockets brings the greatest joy, especially if its $116 million worth of Bitcoin...

Mar 21 2014, 12:38pm CDT

Linguistic Analysis:Newsweek Named Wrong Man As Bitcoin's Creator

Linguistic Analysis:Newsweek Named Wrong Man As Bitcoin's Creator

A linguistic analysis done at Forbes’ request indicates that Newsweek fingered the wrong man when it tried to unmask the creato...

Mar 10 2014, 7:26am CDT

Bitcoin's Keyser Söze Revealed?

Bitcoin's Keyser Söze Revealed?

The controversy roiling the Bitcoin community continues with the outing and then cloaking of the man fingered by Newsweek ...

Mar 8 2014, 9:00am CST

Newsweek issues response to controversial Bitcoin story

Newsweek issues response to controversial Bitcoin story

Newsweek: "We published the story because we felt it is an important one."...

Mar 7 2014, 8:32pm CST

A Bitcoin founder? Man denies any involvement in the virtual currency

A Bitcoin founder? Man denies any involvement in the virtual currency

Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto: "I got nothing to do with Bitcoin."...

Mar 6 2014, 11:37pm CST

Bitcoin Creator Returns To Internet To Say, 'I Am Not Dorian Nakamoto'

Bitcoin Creator Returns To Internet To Say, 'I Am Not Dorian Nakamoto'

The mysterious person behind the digital currency Bitcoin may still be a mystery. Dorian S. Nakamoto, the Japanese-American man...

Mar 6 2014, 11:36pm CST

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...

Mar 6 2014, 8:26pm CST

So-Called Bitcoin Creator Says He'd Never Heard Of Bitcoin Until Three Weeks Ago

When Newsweek announced Thursday morning that it had found Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto, the Bitcoin community was immediat...

Mar 6 2014, 7:56pm CST

Autumn Radtke Found Dead

Autumn Radtke: Bitcoin Exchange CEO Autumn Radtke Found Dead

The CEO of First Meta, a Bitcoin Exchange was found dead recently. It is thought that Autumn Radtke may have committed suicide...

Mar 6 2014, 10:15am CST

Bitcoin Community Responds To Satoshi Nakamoto's Outing

Bitcoin Community Responds To Satoshi Nakamoto's Outing With Disbelief, Anger, Fascination

It’s been nearly three years since anyone involved with Bitcoin heard from Satoshi Nakamoto, the inventor of the cryptocurrency...

Mar 6 2014, 9:36am CST

Satoshi Nakamoto, Man Behind Bitcoin has been Found

Satoshi Nakamoto, Man Behind Bitcoin has been Found

And his name really is Satoshi Nakamoto. And instead of being a pseudonym or a whiz kid in Japan, he’s a 64-year-old Japanese-A...

Mar 6 2014, 8:12am CST

Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto Uncovered In California

Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto Uncovered In California

The mystery man behind Bitcoin has been found in California by Newsweek. Is this the real deal?...

Mar 6 2014, 8:04am CST

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Most Popular Bitcoin Apps Soon To Run On Tor Anonymity Network

Bitcoin and Tor have become perhaps the two most widely used software tools for maintaining anonymity on the Web. Now they’re a...

Mar 5 2014, 11:51pm CST

Bitcoin Charlie Shrem Defiant In First Public Appearance Since Arrest

Indicted Bitcoin Mogul Charlie Shrem Defiant In First Public Appearance Since Arrest

Before he was charged with money laundering in January, Charlie Shrem was a board member of the government-friendly Bitcoin Fou...

Mar 5 2014, 7:01pm CST

Bitcoin Shrugs Off Mt. Gox's Death Rattle

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,...

Feb 28 2014, 3:46pm CST

Mt. Gox files for bankruptcy amid bitcoin loss scandal

Mt. Gox files for bankruptcy amid bitcoin loss scandal

If you are one of the many that has invested money in bitcoin, the virtual currency, some rough times are ahead. A scandal has...

Feb 28 2014, 12:50pm CST

Federal Reserve Chairwoman states the Central Banking system has no authority over Bitcoin

Federal Reserve Chairwoman states the Central Banking system has no authority over Bitcoin

With countries around the world restricting use of the virtual currency, a thought has been put forward to ban its use in the U...

Feb 28 2014, 11:37am CST

Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox is Financially Doomed

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 pla...

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, bu...

Feb 28 2014, 3:56am CST

Head of troubled bitcoin exchange still in Japan

TOKYO (AP) — The head of troubled bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox says in a web post that he is still in Japan, and "working very hard...

Feb 26 2014, 10:06pm 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...

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...

Feb 25 2014, 4:41pm CST