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Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox offline amid 'insolvency' charges

The Web site and Twitter feed of the troubled Bitcoin exchange are wiped clean as trading is apparently halted.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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CEO Steve Perlman leaves OnLive amid insolvency proceedings

As its founder steps down, an investor and a top manager are taking over the struggling company.

By Aug. 27, 2012

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Bitcoin exchange Kraken raises millions of dollars

Aiming to become the new hot virtual-currency exchange, Kraken lands $5 million in a Series A round of funding from Hummingbird Ventures.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Mt. Gox says it will close all Bitcoin transactions...for now

The exchange's Web site is back online, but only with a statement that it's closing all transactions for the time being.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Japan: 'Bitcoin isn't a currency'

Without any regulatory or government oversight, the government forbids commercial banks to provide customers with the cryptocurrency.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Police probe death of Bitcoin exchange's young CEO

The cause of Autumn Radtke's death is still under investigation, yet rumors abound that she committed suicide.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Friday Poll: Should Bitcoin be banned?

A senator calls for a US ban on Bitcoin, calling the currency "disruptive." Would you like to see a cryptocurrency crackdown, or are you on the Bitcoin bandwagon?

By Feb. 28, 2014

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Hey, Mt. Gox: I want my two dollars! (or my .02 bitcoin)

Once the titan of the bitcoin world, Mt. Gox has fallen as quickly as the currency rose over the past year. Crave's Eric Mack is among those counting his losses, even if they don't add up to much.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Mt. Gox finds 200,000 missing bitcoins in unused wallet

Discovery reduces the number of bitcoins believed stolen in fraudulent withdrawals from 850,000 to 650,000.

By Mar. 20, 2014

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Bitcoin losses spur Mt. Gox to bankruptcy filing

Bad day for the big Bitcoin exchange: CEO Mark Karpeles says Mt. Gox lost some 750,000 customer bitcoins, plus 100,000 of its own.

By Feb. 28, 2014