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US Teen Arrested for Social Media posts about Bitcoin and Encryption

US Teen Arrested for Social Media posts about Bitcoin and Encryption

17 year old teen from Virginia in US has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for making blog and Twitter posts about Bitcoin and encryption to help ISIL that US considers as a terror outfit. Ali Shukri Amin, the teenager, was convicted guilty of a federal charge of helping Islamic …

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MasterCard Claims to be Faster and Safer than Bitcoin

MasterCard Claims to be Faster and Safer than Bitcoin

MasterCard has been consistently lobbying its case to the UK government to make strictre regulations for the virtual currency bitcoin and other such digital currencies that are becoming a threat to the global credit card business. Along the way, they are also adapting to the change that the payment industry …

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Bitcoin Sustainability Jeopardized by the Limitation of Block Size Debate

Bitcoin Sustainability Jeopardized by the Limitation of Block Size Debate

Bitcoin has been a raging topic amongst enthusiasts and the critics alike. As it is gaining prominence, it is also approaching a technical challenge that can define its future to a great extent. The security measure that was added by the Bitcoin creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, will soon become one of …

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Bitcoin Regulations are a Step Too Far say Bitcoin Foundation Director

Bitcoin Regulations are a Step Too Far say Bitcoin Foundation Director

When the director of Bitcoin Foundation, Jon Matonis visited Auckland, he defended the virtual currency by saying that there are many good things that the currency achieved which is far more pivotal than the notoriety it gained due to cheaters. The digital currency was subjected to brutal attack by the …

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Entrepreneurs Join the Bitcoin League

Entrepreneurs Join the Bitcoin League

Bitcoin seems to be all over the place these days. It is already inducted into the educational curriculum, government is looking for ways to regulate it and even the Wall Street seem to be intrigued with this wave of virtual currency. The crypto-currency has a potential, this one thing is …

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