Con Edison: Scammers Trying To Steal Money Via Bitcoin SchemeScammers are reportedly posing as company employees, calling customers, and threaten to disconnect the power unless a payment is made immediately using Bitcoin.
Eye On Cyber: So What Is Bitcoin?Bitcoin has caught the attention of investors, computer geeks, and even hackers, but what should consumers make of it?
What You Need To Know About Bitcoin And Other CryptocurrencyBitcoin is the first decentralized digital currency and worldwide payment system and while there are others to choose from, many are still scratching their heads to the entire idea.
New Security Based On Bitcoin Prices LaunchesA new security based on bitcoin prices made its debut on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, a week after a rival security launched on an exchange.
First-Ever Bitcoin Futures Begin Trading On CBOEThe first-ever bitcoin future began trading Sunday as the increasingly popular virtual currency made its debut on a major U.S. exchange.
Cryptocurrency ‘Bitcoin’ Is Piquing Interest Among Some InvestorsIt looks like a typical ATM, but it isn't. When customers put in cash, they get bitcoin in return.
NJ School District's Computers Held Hostage For Bitcoins, Disrupting Tests A New Jersey school district is hoping to resume standardized testing after delays because its computer network was shut down in an online attack.
Texas Man Charged In New York In First Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme CaseFederal prosecutors in New York on Thursday announced the first bitcoin securities fraud case, accusing a Texas man of engineering a Ponzi scheme involving bitcoins.
Man Behind Alleged Black Market Drug, Hacking Website Pleads Not GuiltyU.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest set the Nov. 3 date as 29-year-old Ross William Ulbricht pleaded not guilty to four charges in a rewritten indictment returned earlier this week.
Bitcoin Operators Charged In NYC 'Silk Road' Drug BustThe top executive of a Manhattan-based Bitcoin company and a Florida Bitcoin exchanger have been charged with conspiring to commit money laundering by selling more than $1 million in Bitcoins to users of the black market website Silk Road, which let users buy illegal drugs anonymously, authorities said Monday.
Kanye West Sues Over Bitcoin's 'Coinye West' The rapper filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Manhattan federal court against the creators of Bitcoin, charging trademark and publicity violations.