Gatecoin Protects User Funds with Segregated Bank Accounts

Jan 30, 2015 at 12:12PM

Gatecoin is a new, Hong Kong-based Bitcoin exchange that has finally launched after much anticipation. This exchange provides a service that is common in non-crypto finance, but is currently unique in the Bitcoin world. Gatecoin will be using...

New UK Bitcoin Exchange Backed by Regulated E-Money CompanyJan 30, 2015 at 11:41AM

The Digital Securities Exchange (DSX), a new UK-based Bitcoin exchange, has launched with the backing and support of ePayments Systems Ltd. ePayments Systems is an electronic money firm, which has been legally authorized by the Financial Conduct...

LocalBitcoins Loses BTC Due to Chat Client HackJan 29, 2015 at 07:45PM

LocalBitcoins, a highly popular platform for peer-to-peer Bitcoin trading, has suffered a hack into its chat client, which resulted in the loss of funds. Nikolaus Kangas, the Vice President of LocalBitcoins, announced the hack on January 27,...

Chinese Bitcoin Exchange Loses 1,000 BTCJan 28, 2015 at 10:21AM

796, has reportedly lost 1,000 BTC in customer funds. According to a blog post on Weibo, hackers compromised parts of the exchange a few days ago, resulting in the loss of coins now being reported. The blogpost also says that the Bitcoin...

BitFlyer Raises $1.1 Million From Japanese InvestorsJan 28, 2015 at 10:10AM

BitFlyer, a Japanese Bitcoin services company, has raised $1.1 million USD from some first-time investors in Japan. This round of funding is BitFlyer's third completed round, with their total invested funds now standing at $2.93 million. The...

CoinTerra Files for Chapter 7 BankruptcyJan 27, 2015 at 08:03PM

CoinTerra, a Bitcoin mining company, has filed for chapter 7 bankruptcy, meaning that the firm will likely have to liquidate all of its assets to pay its creditors. The company will not be able to pay its unsecured investors, since its assets...

HYPER- Cryptocurrency for Real World GamingJan 27, 2015 at 07:41PM

HYPER was launched in May 2014 and introduced a new concept to cryptocurrency. The main objective of this project was to effectively fuse online games such as MMOs, virtual worlds and more with the innovative cryptocurrency technology. The...

Coinbase Launches US Bitcoin ExchangeJan 26, 2015 at 09:41AM

Coinbase has been one of the most popular platforms to store Bitcoin, buy and sell Bitcoin, and process merchant payments for a while. However, the company has never really been a full exchange like Bitstamp or Bitfinex. That has all changed...

LazyCoins to Preview LazyPay App at BitcoinExpo 2015 LondonJan 25, 2015 at 09:15PM

The company has spent months carefully and quietly planning to take the app public, running the payment and merchant services app through testing with a security firm and holding Q&As in order to perfect their software and get everything...

Cloud Mining Declines as Hash Rate Goes DownJan 25, 2015 at 08:56PM

The recent Bitcoin price crash created fears that Bitcoin mining would become unprofitable. A decline in mining profitability would be harmful to the Bitcoin network, as miners would start to shut down their rigs in droves. Less miners opens the...

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