Will Bitcoin Benefit From a Positive Ad Campaign?

Bitcoin has come a long way in the last two years, and investor involvement has boosted trustworthiness in the currency. But many potential bitcoin...

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....

Op-Ed:Satoshi Nakamoto is Clearly an Anarchist

Bitcoin has come a long way from its Silk Road roots, and it seems that participants in the industry are now interested in mainstream...

The Leftover Bits 16/4/2015: Gavin Blames Shrem and Karpeles, An Affordable...

Note: A previous version of this article stated that Charlie Shrem had been found guilty of money laundering. That is the offense he was...

The Leftover Bits 30/4/15: Ulbricht Defense Gets Some Time, Circle Wants...

The Leftover Bits is the web's best source for daily bitcoin news. Ulbricht Sentencing Delayed In a rare but small win for the Ross Ulbricht defense,...

Not Everyone Wants to Hold Their Own Bitcoin Private Keys, and...

For many, the point of Bitcoin is that it allows each individual user to be his or her own bank. Having said that, the...

The Leftover Bits 4/21/15: TradeBlock, Mt.Gox, Shapeshift and Naughty Police

Welcome to the latest installment of The Leftover Bits, the best source for your daily bitcoin news. TradeBlock Teams Up With BitGo For Secure Professional...

Silk Road Auction Winners Announced

Edited: 21:15 GMT to reflect the news that Tim Draper has won 2000 BTC has now been confirmed The U.S. Marshals Service has completed the...

U.S. Marshal Service Auctioning Off Third Set Of Silk Road Bitcoins

The U.S. Marshal Service is set to auction off another set of bitcoins is seized from Ross Ulbricht's account. Ross Ulbricht was found guilty...

Bitcoin Investment Trust Wins 48,000 Auctioned Bitcoins

The Bitcoin Investment Trust has successfully bid for 48,000 bitcoins that were auctioned last week. The coins were originally part of a huge stash of...