Square Crypto just contracted one of the globe’s most prolific bitcoin developers.
Payments firm Square detailed its second-quarter profit, revealing $125 million in bitcoin sales through its Cash App.
The kidnappers asked for a ransom of 80 bitcoin to be paid in exchange for the release of the two traders before kidnapping the third victim.
U.S. prosecutors have charged the leader of a bitcoin escrow firm with swindling investors for $7 million.
Norwegian business tycoon Bjørn Kjos and his family have allegedly set up a cryptocurrency exchange and arrange to launch bitcoin payments at their airline, Norwegian Air Shuttle.
The charge has a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a fine amounting to $250,000.
Newegg has announced that it will be offering bitcoin payment options to consumers in 73 countries.
According to a video posted on Facebook, the bold late-evening attack obtained what appeared like receipt tapes from a bitcoin ATM.
The malicious code, called Ryuk, goes after “logistics companies, technology companies and small municipalities” with high data value.
Eastern China police busted a bitcoin mining operation after an unusual increase in local electricity usage.
At the height of its popularity, the company managed to rake in an average of over R2 million ($141,000) in cash deposits every day.
Its initial offer is a bitcoin perpetual contract (XBTUSDM), which is quoted in dollars and with up to 20x leverage.
The creditors of Mt Gox can now receive pennies on the dollar by offering their claims to Fortress Investment Group.
The wallet service’s founder, Thomas Voegtlin, said that Electrum’s lightning network implementation is now close to an official release.
The charity listed the following as accepted cryptocurrencies for general fund donations: bitcoin (BTC), bitcoin cash (BCH), ether, (ETH), litecoin (LTC), and Coinbase’s USD Coin stablecoin.