Bitcoin Isn’t About Disrupting Credit Card Payments

Ever since bitcoin captured the hearts and minds of the mainstream press in 2013, many tech and finance experts have come out and said...

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...

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....

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...

Does the FBI Bitcoin Auction Legitimise Cryptocurrency?

Despite it’s legitimate uses, with 2014 seeing large companies including Overstock, Dish & Expedia beginning to accept Bitcoin, for some it is still renowned...

OpenBazaar: We’re Targeting the 21% of eBay Merchants Who are Unhappy

Most individuals who have heard of OpenBazaar seem to believe that it is nothing more than the next version of Silk Road, but the...

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...

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...

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,...

Bitcoin’s Killer App Has Existed Since 2011

While there are plenty of venture capitalists in Silicon Valley searching for Bitcoin’s first killer app, there is a small contingent of users who...

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