Diamond Trade Watchdog Looks at Blockchain Tech to Combat Fraud

The Kimberley Process (KP), a global industry watchdog for clean trade in diamonds, is looking at blockchain for greater transparency and security in diamond trade....

The Shadow Brokers Want Us To Crown Them Kings

A hacker called The Shadow Brokers claims to have hacked the NSA. The leak includes what the Shadow Brokers claim to be exploits and malware from...

Ryan Kennedy Convicted Of Rape, Sentenced to 11 Years

Ryan Kennedy, former CEO of the MooPay (Moolah) cryptocurrency exchange, has been sentenced on three charges of rape. According to the Daily Mail, the rapes reportedly took...

Charlie Shrem Released From Prison

"Guess who's back, back again." Charlie Shrem, former CEO of BitInstant and one of the founders of the Bitcoin Foundation, announced that he is free from prison....

Reveal Ross Ulbricht’s Art And Pay For His Appeal

Ross Ulbricht, accused and convicted of running the underground marketplace the Silk Road, is funding his appeal through art. Ross is currently serving a triple life sentence. Ulbricht created an original...

Slock.It Says ‘The DAO’s Journey is Over’

We emailed Slock.it to ask about the Blog post Stephen Tual posted indicating that the exploit that was eventually used to steal over 3...

Ethereum’s DAO Gets Hacked for $60M, Hardfork to Come?

The cryptocurrency community's first attempt at a Decentralized Autonomous Organization has hit a major road block: Theft. The DAO is under attack and had...

BitQuick Back Online, Purchased By Athena Bitcoin

BitQuick has resumed operations after temporarily shutting down due to a hack on March 17th. It has also announced that it has been purchased by Athena...

Bittrex Has Frozen $100,000 Worth of Cryptsy Funds

Bittrex has frozen over $100,000 worth of cryptocurrencies suspected to be linked to Cryptsy, according to documents filed by the court-appointed Receiver of Cryptsy's...

Litecoin Joins Ether and Bitcoin in ShapeShift.io’s Revival

Shapeshift is back after suffering a significant loss due to three separate but related hacking incidents. The site returned on April 20th after a...