A former employee nabbed the domain name for one minute back in September when Google somehow let its ownership slip.
More and more, says Juniper Research, people will use their mobile devices to buy products or do their banking, boosted by services such as Apple Pay.
The exchange's Web site is back online, but only with a statement that it's closing all transactions for the time being.
Fraud detection systems can lock accounts when people travel, but location-sensing smartphone software now can help approve a legitimate transaction.
The line of high-end headphones, which Monster helped develop, was "fraudulently acquired" through a "sham" transaction, according to the lawsuit.
The agency reportedly has a special division that monitors international banking and credit card transactions, says Germany's Der Spiegel.
To follow the desires of its tech-savvy customers, electronics company Newegg starts accepting payments in the virtual currency. Bonus: lower transaction costs, better international sales supports.
Looking to battle competitors, the e-commerce company forecasts nearly double revenue and active users over the next two years.
The sale represents the majority of its real estate holdings in Canada. BlackBerry's not saying how much cash it'll take in from the transaction.
One of the nation's first bitcoin ATMs debuts in New Mexico, and Crave writer Amanda Kooser swings by to make a transaction.