Slashdot Items Tagged "bitcoin"

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Friday December 09, 2016 @02:44PM Bitcoin Hits Highest Levels In Almost Three Years
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @09:00AM Bitcoin Could Rise By 165% To $2,000 in 2017 Driven by Trump's 'Spending Binge' and Dollar Rally
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:34PM Bitcoin Exchange Ordered To Give IRS Years of Data On Millions of Users
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:46PM IRS Demands Identities of All US Coinbase Traders Over Three Year Period
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @08:23AM Bitcoin Boosted by Safe-Haven Demand After Trump Victory
Friday October 28, 2016 @10:58AM Bitcoin Can Be Bought With Cash At Swiss Railway Ticket Machines
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @03:06PM Microsoft Partners With Bank of America On Blockchain Trade Finance
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @10:06AM Japanese To Pay Utility Bills Using Bitcoin
Monday September 19, 2016 @09:25PM Federal Judge Rules Bitcoin Is Money In Case Tied To JPMorgan Hack
Thursday August 25, 2016 @05:26PM US Unveils Charges Against KickassTorrents, Names Two More Defendants
Friday August 19, 2016 @05:04AM Eleven Reasons To Be Excited About The Future of Technology
Friday August 12, 2016 @04:43PM DDoSCoin: New Crypto-Currency Rewards Users For Participating In DDoS Attacks
Monday August 08, 2016 @11:20AM US To Auction $1.6 Million Worth of Bitcoin From Various Cases
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @01:20PM Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Says It Was Hacked, Roughly $60M Stolen
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:57PM North Korea Is Blackmailing Top South Korean Online Retailer For $2.66 Million
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @05:18PM EU Plans To Create Database of Bitcoin Users With Identities and Wallet Addresses
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:44PM Bitcoin Not Money, Rules Miami Judge In Dismissing Laundering Charges
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:41PM 'Tor and Bitcoin Hinder Anti-Piracy Efforts'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @06:08PM Ex-Google Engineer Launches Blockchain-Based System For Banks
Saturday July 09, 2016 @01:38AM Bitcoin 'Miners' Face Fight For Survival As New Supply Halves
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @03:36AM Europe's 'Net Neutrality' Rules Fail to Ban BitTorrent Throttling
Monday June 27, 2016 @02:17PM New and Improved CryptXXX Ransomware Rakes In $45,000 In 3 Weeks
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @07:41PM Australian 'Bitcoin Founder' Quietly Bidding For Patent Empire
Friday June 17, 2016 @09:40AM Digital Currency Ethereum Is Cratering Amid Claims Of a $50 Million Hack
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @09:28AM Access To Thousands Of Compromised Government Servers Selling For $6 On Black Market
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:11PM New Device Sold On The Dark Web Can Clone Up To 15 Contactless Cards Per Second
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:31AM Russian Hacker Selling Information of 32 Million Twitter Accounts, Report Says
Monday May 30, 2016 @02:26PM Bitcoin Price Jumps 21% Over 4 Days, Reaching a 21-Month High
Monday May 30, 2016 @10:19AM Miami Money-Laundering Case May Define Whether Bitcoin Is Really Money
Thursday May 19, 2016 @11:43AM Robin Hood Hacker Donates $11,000 of Stolen Bitcoin to Help Fight ISIS
Monday May 16, 2016 @06:40PM Fake Hacker Found Guilty Following Gutsy Mitt Romney Extortion Scheme
Monday May 09, 2016 @07:17AM Swiss City of Zug Will Accept Bitcoin For Public Service Payments
Thursday May 05, 2016 @12:57PM NY Approves New Digital Currency For Winklevoss Bitcoin Exchange
Thursday May 05, 2016 @08:40AM Bitcoin 'Creator' Reneges On Promise To Provide More Proof, Says He's Sorry
Monday May 02, 2016 @07:37AM Craig Wright Claims He's Satoshi Nakamoto, the Creator Of Bitcoin
Sunday May 01, 2016 @03:06PM The Pirate Bay Gets a 'Massive' $9 in Donations Per Day
Saturday April 30, 2016 @04:59PM Humble Bundle Announces 'Hacker' Pay-What-You-Want Sale
Thursday April 28, 2016 @10:41AM Steam Computer Gaming Network Now Accepting Bitcoin
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @08:57AM Businesses Pay $100,000 To DDoS Extortionists Who Never DDoS Anyone
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @10:49AM Popular Dark Web Market Disappears, Users Migrate In Panic
Monday April 11, 2016 @01:35PM Experts Crack Petya Ransomware, Enable Hard Drive Decryption For Free
Saturday April 02, 2016 @03:21PM Mozilla Co-Founder's Ad-blocking Brave Browser Will Pay You Bitcoin To See Ads
Friday April 01, 2016 @01:19AM Bitcoin Could Consume As Much Electricity As Denmark By 2020
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @05:12AM Repeated DDoS Attacks Force Coinkite Bitcoin Wallet To Close Down Web Service
Friday March 25, 2016 @03:34PM Petya Ransomware Uses DOS-Level Lock Screen, Prevents OS Boot Up
Thursday March 24, 2016 @01:13PM Kentucky Hospital Calls State of Emergency In Hack Attack
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:49AM Australia Promises To Remove Tax On Bitcoin, Support FinTech Innovation
Sunday March 20, 2016 @02:03PM Bitcoin Trading Platform Announces Huge Downtime Following Cyber-Attack
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @08:35AM Microsoft Still Accepts Bitcoin, Apologizes For 'Inaccurate Information'
Monday March 14, 2016 @09:45AM Microsoft Store No Longer Accepts Bitcoins As Payment
Saturday March 12, 2016 @06:28PM Google Chrome Extension Caught Stealing Bitcoin From Users
Saturday March 12, 2016 @03:43PM VPN Provider's No-Logging Claims Tested In FBI Case
Friday March 11, 2016 @12:03PM Russian Bitcoin Issuers Will Risk 7 Years In Prison
Thursday March 10, 2016 @01:02PM Bank of England Looks Into 'Centralized' Bitcoin Alternative, RSCoin
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @02:26PM What Airbnb's Blockchain Authentication Proposal Means For Online Privacy
Friday March 04, 2016 @12:07AM Bitcoin's Nightmare Scenario Has Come To Pass
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @10:50PM Incident Raises Concerns About a More Formal Spec For Bitcoin
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:36AM Japan Considers Treating Bitcoin As Conventional Currency
Monday February 22, 2016 @07:57PM It's Time To Kill the $100 Bill, Says Larry Summers
Thursday February 18, 2016 @12:27AM L.A. Hospital Pays Off Ransomware Thieves To Reclaim Its Network
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:11PM Phone Hacking Group Is Trading Fake Bomb Threats For Bitcoin
Sunday February 14, 2016 @10:35AM Best Way To Mine Bitcoins - Allow Errors!
Thursday February 11, 2016 @02:17AM Researchers Discover a Cheap Method of Breaking Bitcoin Wallet Passwords
Saturday February 06, 2016 @02:58PM Ask Slashdot: Time To Get Into Crypto-currency? If So, Which?
Friday February 05, 2016 @03:23PM Bitcoin Capitalist Opens Bounty For New Block Cipher
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @05:04PM EU Proposes End of Anonymity For Bitcoin and Prepaid Card Users
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @02:58PM Utility Targets Bitcoin Miners With Power Rate Hike
Sunday January 24, 2016 @08:34PM Is Blockchain the Most Important IT Invention of Our Age?
Thursday January 21, 2016 @10:04AM Bank Consortium Successfully Tests Bitcoin Tech
Friday January 15, 2016 @09:08PM Cryptsy Bitcoin Trader Robbed, Blames Backdoor In the Code of a Wallet
Monday December 28, 2015 @12:15AM Core Bitcoin Devs Leave Project, Create New Currency Called Decred
Sunday December 27, 2015 @03:25PM Sweden's Cash-Free Future Looms -- and Not Everyone Is Happy About It
Sunday December 27, 2015 @08:36AM How a Young IRS Agent Identified the Man Behind Silk Road
Thursday December 17, 2015 @10:20AM IBM and Linux Foundation To Create Blockchain For Major Financial Institutions
Saturday October 31, 2015 @02:02PM SA Startup Custos Uses Bitcoin To Disrupt Digital Piracy
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @11:39AM Immersion Cooling Drives Server Power Densities To Insane New Heights
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:42AM W3C Sets Up Web Payments Standards Group To Improve Check-Out Security
Thursday October 22, 2015 @07:19AM EU Rules Bitcoin Is a Currency, Exchanges Are VAT-Exempt
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @10:32AM Chinese Researchers Propose Tor-Inspired Overhaul of Bitcoin
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @09:11AM Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme Operator Pleads Guilty To $150M Fraud
Saturday August 01, 2015 @09:30AM Japanese Police Arrest Mount Gox CEO Mark Karpeles
Friday May 29, 2015 @06:24AM Murder Accusations Hang Over Silk Road Boss Ulbricht's Sentencing
Thursday April 30, 2015 @12:04PM Bitcoin Is Disrupting the Argentine Economy
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @08:27AM Has the Bitcoin Foundation Run Out of Cash?
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:34AM How To Make a Bitcoin Address With a TI-89 Calculator
Saturday April 04, 2015 @11:58PM After Anti-Donation Executive Order, Bitcoin Donations For Snowden Jump
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @07:24AM Bitcoin In China Still Chugging Along, a Year After Clampdown
Wednesday February 25, 2015 @06:17PM US Govt and Private Sector Developing "Precrime" System Against Cyber-Attacks
Sunday February 22, 2015 @09:53AM Will Greek Finance Minister Varoufakis Support Cryptocurrency In Greece?
Thursday February 19, 2015 @03:59PM Fedcoin Rising?
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @10:36AM Another Bitcoin Exchange Fraud
Thursday February 05, 2015 @11:09AM Ross Ulbricht Found Guilty On All 7 Counts In Silk Road Trial
Thursday January 29, 2015 @06:57PM Jim Blasko Explains BitCoin Spinoff 'Unbreakable Coin' (Video 1 of 2)
Saturday January 24, 2015 @11:29AM Winklevoss Twins Plan Regulated Bitcoin Exchange
Thursday January 22, 2015 @12:13PM Silk Road Journal Found On Ulbricht's Laptop: "Everyone Knows Too Much"
Friday January 16, 2015 @06:18PM US Government Lurked On Silk Road For Over a Year
Friday January 16, 2015 @02:21PM Who's Responsible When Your Semi-Autonomous Shopping Bot Purchases Drugs Online?
Thursday January 15, 2015 @04:40PM Silk Road Trial Defense: Mt. Gox CEO Was the Real Dread Pirate Roberts
Thursday January 15, 2015 @10:53AM Bitcoin Volatility Puts Miners Under Pressure
Thursday January 15, 2015 @10:08AM There's a Problem In the Silk Road Trial: the Jury Doesn't Get the Internet
Monday January 12, 2015 @12:17PM How Bitcoin Could Be Key To Online Voting
Thursday January 01, 2015 @09:35PM Fraud, Not Hackers, Took Most of Mt. Gox's Missing Bitcoins
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @08:28AM Early Bitcoin Adopters Facing Extortion Threats
Thursday December 18, 2014 @12:25PM Will Ripple Eclipse Bitcoin?
Thursday December 11, 2014 @09:28AM Microsoft Quietly Starts Accepting Bitcoin As Payment Method
Thursday November 20, 2014 @05:49PM Tracking a Bitcoin Thief, Part II: Illustrating the Issue of Trust In Altcoins
Friday November 14, 2014 @09:55PM Entrepreneur Injects Bitcoin Wallets Into Hands
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @12:02PM Court Order: Butterfly Labs Bitcoins To Be Sold
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @10:55AM Paypal Jumps Into Bitcoin With Both Feet
Friday August 29, 2014 @07:18PM Hal Finney, PGP and Bitcoin Pioneer, Dies At 58
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @04:45PM Euro Bank Santander Commissions Study On Bitcoin's Impact On Banking
Sunday August 24, 2014 @03:43PM Ross Ulbricht Faces New Drug Charges
Monday July 28, 2014 @12:11PM US States Edge Toward Cryptocoin Regulation
Saturday July 12, 2014 @08:00AM Finnish National TV Broadcaster Starts Sending Bitcoin Blockchain
Thursday July 10, 2014 @06:59AM Judge Shoots Down "Bitcoin Isn't Money" Argument In Silk Road Trial
Monday June 30, 2014 @10:34AM California Legalizes Bitcoin
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @10:18AM Venture-Backed Bitcoin Miner Startup Can't Deliver On Time, Gets Sued
Sunday June 15, 2014 @07:30PM Bitcoin Security Endangered By Powerful Mining Pool
Saturday June 14, 2014 @05:17PM Expedia To Accept Bitcoin
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @11:05AM As Crypto Mining Grows, Data Centers Begin Accepting Bitcoin
Sunday May 25, 2014 @11:10PM Sifting Mt. Gox's Logs Reveals Suspicious Trading Patterns
Friday May 16, 2014 @08:38AM BitPay, Toshiba Partnership Brings Bitcoin To 6,000 New Merchants
Tuesday April 29, 2014 @11:19AM MIT Bitcoin Project To Create Cryptocurrency Ecosystem, Give $100 Per Student
Sunday April 20, 2014 @11:11AM Cody Wilson Interview at Reason: Happiness Is a 3D Printed Gun
Thursday April 03, 2014 @01:20PM China Cracks Down On Bitcoin, Cuts Off Exchanges' Bank Access
Thursday March 27, 2014 @08:33AM Mt. Gox Working With Japanese Cops; Creditors Want CEO To Testify In US
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @08:38AM Researchers Find Problems With Rules of Bitcoin
Sunday March 23, 2014 @07:23PM Cryptocurrency Exchange Vircurex To Freeze Customer Accounts
Friday March 14, 2014 @06:47AM Singapore To Regulate Virtual Currency Exchanges
Thursday March 13, 2014 @01:54PM Mt. Gox Knew It Was Selling Phantom Bitcoin 2 Weeks Before Collapse
Monday March 10, 2014 @04:05PM The Tangled Tale of Mt. Gox's Missing Millions
Monday March 10, 2014 @02:33AM Hackers Allege Mt. Gox Still Controls "Stolen" Bitcoins
Thursday March 06, 2014 @10:45AM Police Say No Foul Play In Death of Bitcoin Exchange CEO Autumn Radtke
Thursday March 06, 2014 @09:33AM Bitcoin Inventor Satoshi Nakamoto Outed By Newsweek
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @10:47AM Bitcoin Exchange Flexcoin Wiped Out By Theft
Thursday February 27, 2014 @08:26AM WV Senator Calls For Ban On All Unregulated Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @08:43AM Mt. Gox Gone? Apparent Theft Shakes Bitcoin World
Saturday February 22, 2014 @02:38PM Riecoin: A Cryptocurrency With a Scientific Proof of Work
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @10:16AM Silk Road 2.0 Pledges To Compensate Users For Stolen Bitcoins
Monday February 10, 2014 @12:35AM Mac OS X Bitcoin Stealing Trojan Horse Called OSX/CoinThief Discovered
Sunday February 09, 2014 @09:21AM On the Practicalities of Counterfeit-Proof Physical Bitcoins
Saturday February 08, 2014 @02:57PM Florida Arrests High-Dollar Bitcoin Exchangers For Money Laundering
Saturday February 08, 2014 @01:01AM Bitcoin Plunges After Mt. Gox Exchange Halts Trades
Friday February 07, 2014 @07:55PM Silk Road's Ross Ulbricht's Next Court Date Set For November
Thursday February 06, 2014 @11:45AM The Bitcoin Death Star: KnC Plans 10 Megawatt Data Center In Sweden
Thursday January 30, 2014 @08:30AM Would Linus Torvalds Please Collect His Bitcoin Tips?
Sunday January 19, 2014 @10:48PM Romanian Bitcoin Entrepreneur Steps In To Pay OpenBSD Shortfall
Friday January 17, 2014 @10:43PM Porn Will Be Bitcoin's Killer App
Wednesday January 08, 2014 @07:46PM How To Create Your Own Cryptocurrency
Thursday January 02, 2014 @12:48PM Congressman Accepts BitCoin For His US Senate Run
Thursday December 26, 2013 @05:23PM Millions of Dogecoin Stolen Over Christmas
Saturday December 21, 2013 @08:18PM Overstock.com Plans To Accept Bitcoin
Saturday December 21, 2013 @12:48PM Belgian Telecom Becomes First To Accept Bitcoin
Thursday December 19, 2013 @08:32AM Why Charles Stross Wants Bitcoin To Die In a Fire
Monday December 16, 2013 @05:12AM Norway Rejects Bitcoin As Currency; Taxes As Asset, Instead
Friday December 13, 2013 @08:10PM Surge In Litecoin Mining Leads To Graphics Card Shortage
Thursday December 12, 2013 @05:46PM Bitcoin Token Maker Suspends Operation After Hearing From Federal Gov't
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:08AM How a Bitcoin Transaction Actually Works
Thursday December 05, 2013 @08:45AM China Bans Financial Companies From Bitcoin Transactions
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @10:09AM Is GWU Econ Prof. Nick Szabo Satoshi Nakamoto?
Saturday November 30, 2013 @12:07PM Bitcoin Miners Bundled With PUPs In Legitimate Applications Backed By EULA
Thursday November 28, 2013 @09:51AM Why Bitcoin Is Doomed To Fail, In One Economist's Eyes
Sunday November 24, 2013 @04:20PM Study Suggests Link Between Dread Pirate Roberts and Satoshi Nakamoto
Thursday November 21, 2013 @08:49AM Cyprus University Accepts Bitcoin For Tuition Fee Payments
Thursday November 14, 2013 @01:50PM Bitcoin Hits $400 Ahead of Senate Hearing On Virtual Currency
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @10:53AM Chinese Bitcoin Exchange Vanishes, Taking £2.5m of Coins With It
Friday November 08, 2013 @07:39PM Bitcoin Donations To US Campaigns Might Soon Be Allowed
Thursday November 07, 2013 @08:29AM Security Breach Forces Bitcoin Bank Inputs.io To Halt Operations
Friday November 01, 2013 @11:29PM Dark Wallet Will Make Bitcoin Accessible For All — Except the Feds
Friday October 18, 2013 @07:11PM Why Bitcoin Boomed During the Government Shutdown
Sunday October 06, 2013 @05:23AM DOJ Hasn't Actually Found Silk Road Founder's Bitcoin Yet
Thursday October 03, 2013 @07:27AM Maryland Indictment Says Silk Road Founder Tried To Arrange Murder of Employee
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @06:52AM Sinkhole Sucks Brains From Wasteful Bitcoin Mining Botnet
Monday September 09, 2013 @12:23AM Researcher Spots a Drug Buy In Bitcoin's Blockchain
Sunday September 08, 2013 @04:23PM Bitcoin Kiosks Coming To 5 Canadian Cities
Thursday August 15, 2013 @12:26PM Google Admits Bitcoin Thieves Exploited Android Crypto PRNG Flaw
Thursday August 08, 2013 @06:33AM Federal Judge Declares Bitcoin a Currency
Tuesday July 30, 2013 @07:28AM Thailand Government Declares Bitcoin Illegal
Thursday June 27, 2013 @12:49PM TN Man Indicted For Romney Blackmail Attempt: Wanted $1M In Bitcoins
Wednesday June 19, 2013 @01:25PM Five predictions for (Bit)coin
Tuesday June 18, 2013 @10:30AM BitCoin Mining, Other Virtual Activity Taxable Under US Law
Thursday June 06, 2013 @07:22AM Fake Mt. Gox Pages Aim To Infect Bitcoin Users
Thursday May 23, 2013 @04:02PM Bitcoin's Success With Investors Alienates Earliest Adopters
Wednesday May 08, 2013 @08:55PM Btcd - a Bitcoind Alternative Written In Go!
Thursday May 02, 2013 @01:50PM Ask Slashdot: Would You Accept 'Bitcoin-Ware' Apps?
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @11:22AM One Bitcoin By the Numbers: Is There Still Profit To Be Made?
Thursday April 18, 2013 @07:56AM Bitfloor Indefinitely Suspends Bitcoin Trading
Thursday April 11, 2013 @10:28AM Open Source Radeon Gallium3D OpenCL Stack Adds Bitcoin Mining
Saturday April 06, 2013 @09:48AM New Skype Malware Uses Victims' Machines To Mine Bitcoins
Thursday April 04, 2013 @10:18AM Bitcoin Exchange Mt.Gox Suffers Serious Attack, Instawallet Offline
Sunday March 24, 2013 @04:09PM Will Legitimacy Spoil Bitcoin?
Sunday March 24, 2013 @08:00AM Canadian Man Wants To Trade Home For Bitcoins
Saturday March 09, 2013 @11:57AM DNS Hijack Leads To Bitcoin Heist
Saturday March 09, 2013 @02:57AM How the First Bitcoin Hedge Fund Approaches Security
Friday February 22, 2013 @07:36PM The Internet Archive To Pay Salaries Partly In Bitcoin, Requests Donations
Sunday February 17, 2013 @03:46AM Mega Accepts Bitcoin; Email, Chat, Voice, Video, Mobile Coming Soon
Wednesday January 23, 2013 @04:16PM Ask Amir Taaki About Bitcoin
Monday December 10, 2012 @01:55PM Bitcoins Join Global Bank Network
Thursday October 18, 2012 @09:33AM Vast Bulk of BitCoins Are Hoarded, Not Used
Tuesday October 02, 2012 @04:25AM BitCoin Gets a Futures Market