News tagged with currency

Bitcoin boss flees Cyprus 'after threat'

The boss of a Bitcoin company in Cyprus has fled abroad days after it suddenly stopped operations, in a blow to the virtual currency's once vaunted prospects on the island.

Apr 03, 2014
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Charities open coffers to cryptocurrency donations

Guests mingling at a recent gala for the Spare Key charity didn't know it, but they had entered a new frontier in nonprofit fundĀ­raising. Folks who bought auction items ranging from French wine to a Mexican vacation were ...

Apr 02, 2014
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MtGox says co-operating with Tokyo police

Failed Bitcoin exchange MtGox said Wednesday it has submitted "electronic records" and other documents to the Tokyo police after it collapsed in February admitting losing half a billion dollars' worth of the digital currency.

Mar 26, 2014
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Nakamoto hires lawyer in Newsweek bitcoin fight

The man Newsweek claimed is the creator of bitcoin has hired a lawyer in an attempt to clear his name, repeating a denial he made to The Associated Press more than a week ago that he has never had anything to do with the ...

Mar 17, 2014
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