Bitcoin Cash and SegWit in the past, it was a non-contentious year for the bitcoin developer community's annual Scaling Bitcoin conference.
A futures exchange in Tokyo is reportedly taking the first steps toward launching bitcoin-related products.
The government of Tokyo is organizing a new blockchain-focused startup along with Japanese think tank NRI.
Tokyo police have arrested a man accused of buying bitcoin with stolen money.
The bankruptcy trustee for the now-defunct bitcoin exchange Mt Gox has released a new update, offering fresh details on the claims submitted so far.
Mark Karpeles, the former CEO of bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt Gox, has denied claims he manipulated account balances while he was running the company.
The CEO of bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt Gox will face fresh theft charges from Japanese police tomorrow, reports say.
Tokyo's District Court has ruled that bitcoin is "not subject to ownership", with a judge telling a plaintiff he couldn't claim for lost Mt Gox coins.
A Tokyo-based bitcoin security consultancy says its ongoing analysis of Mt Gox's trading data is yielding promising results.
Japan's ruling party, the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) has launched an investigative committee into bitcoin.