Friday, July 19, 2019
For the next two weeks Bitcoin users in the US will be unable to withdraw the virtual currency in dollars. Major exchange Mt. Gox cited an unusually high demand as the reason for the suspension, while customers worried the company has run out of cash. Mt. Gox, based in Tokyo,...
US authorities have seized more than $28million (£17m) in the digital currency bitcoins from the alleged mastermind behind the online black market Silk Road. FBI detectives said 144,336 bitcoins were discovered on computer hardware belonging to Ross William Ulbricht on Friday, in the largest seizure of digital currency ever. Silk Road,...
A site on the notorious 'dark internet' is offering crowdfunded assassinations - with one public figure attracting a $126,000 (£75,000) bounty. The website collects bitcoins - a digital currency - to fund the murder of political figures, and named targets include world leaders such as US President Barack Obama. Details of...
The University of Nicosia (UNic), one of the major English language universities in the Mediterranean, will become the world’s first to accept bitcoins for tuition. The university will also begin a new Master of Science course in Digital Currency. According to the university those who wish to pay tuition fees in bitcoins,...
Attending MIT this fall? Good news! You’re getting a bit of a tuition rebate, in the form of a $100 Bitcoin credit. It’s all part of the MIT Bitcoin Project which is unsurprisingly being spearheaded by the MIT Bitcoin Club. They’ve raised more than $500,000 to find out what happens when the...
Facebook on Tuesday announced its new cryptocurrency project Libra, while a digital wallet, Calibra, will be used to store the currency. The goal of the currency is to be able to easily pay for goods and services anywhere in the world by smartphone and avoid issues such...
BERN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-- The Digital Economy Application Summit by S BLOCK was successfully held on 26 June 2019 in Danang, Vietnam. This particular summit was hosted by S BLOCK Vietnam Community, co-organized by Magic Kingdom Club in collaboration with Top Market Group Finance and Black Hole Finance media....