US Prosecutors Believe Ex-Secret Service Agent Stole More Bitcoin from Silk Road
The US government now believes a corrupt Secret Service agent may have stolen additional bitcoins during the Silk Road investigation.
A soon-to-be-released study has found evidence that bitcoin’s market is now a venue for "legitimate" commerce.
A former Secret Service agent convicted of stealing bitcoins during the Silk Road investigation is suspected of stealing additional funds.
A winning bidder has claimed 2,700 BTC (worth $1.58m) at an auction held by the US Marshals Service (USMS).
The open-source peer-to-peer marketplace software OpenBazaar is now live, marking a major milestone for the long-running project.
In this opinion piece, a bitcoin industry founder seeks to unpack the digital currency's lingering reputation issues.