The company claims a loss of $473 million worth of the digital currency
(TOKYO) — The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo filed for bankruptcy protection, acknowledging that a significant amount of the virtual currency had gone missing.
The exchange’s CEO Mark Karpeles appeared before Japanese TV news cameras Friday, bowing deeply for several minutes.
He said a weakness in the exchange’s systems was …
‘Bitcoin is a payment innovation that’s taking place outside the banking industry’
CEO Mark Karpeles writes in web post that he’s working to find a solution
The shuttering of Mt. Gox sent the price of the digital currency tumbling and raised questions about its stability
(BOSTON) — A Bitcoin ATM has landed at a Boston rail hub, allowing commuters to learn about the digital currency.
On Wednesday, the ATM was placed by Liberty Teller at Boston’s bustling South Station, which sees thousands of commuters a day. It and an ATM in Albuquerque, N.M., are believed to be the first in the
They have faith
Mt. Gox paused withdrawals to deal with technical issues
The Bitcoin big shot was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City on Monday
Bitcoin has generated a lot of buzz because of its ingenuous design, but how widespread its use will become has just as much to do with government policy as any of the virtual currency’s inherent qualities.
Bitcoin prices, for …