The Search For Bitcoin's Creator Still Not OverWho is Satoshi Nakamoto? For many in the tech world, the identity of bitcoin's elusive creator has been a long-running parlor game. And the speculation might not be over.
Hospital Pays Thousands To End Attack Known As 'Ransomware'A large American hospital chose to pay hackers who were holding its computer network hostage, a move its CEO said was in its best interest and the most efficient way to end the problem.
McKinney Man Pleads Guilty In Bitcoin Securities Fraud CaseA man involved in what federal authorities have described as the first bitcoin securities fraud case pleaded guilty on Monday.
Texan Man Pleads Guilty In NY Bitcoin Securities Fraud CaseA Texas man has pleaded guilty to securities fraud in what federal authorities have described as the first bitcoin securities fraud case.
Authorities Say Teens Getting Dangerous Hallucinogens In The MailImagine a fate worse than death delivered to your door. Authorities say it can happen to those who overdose on a drug that's creeping into Collin County schools.
States Differ On Need For Bitcoin OversightThe Texas Food and Beverage Commission approved bitcoin as an acceptable form of payment for food and alcohol, and Gov.-elect Greg Abbott accepted bitcoin campaign donations.
States Differ On Need For Bitcoin OversightA growing number of businesses have embraced the idea of bitcoin in Texas, where the nation's first ATMs catering to the currency were installed earlier this year.
Feds Announce 1st Bitcoin Securities Fraud Case Against Texas ManA New York prosecutor says the federal government has brought its first bitcoin securities fraud case, accusing a 32-year-old Texas man of engineering a bitcoin Ponzi scheme.
PayPal Opens The Door A Bit For Bitcoin PaymentsThe online-payments company is testing the waters by partnering with other companies willing to process transactions using the digital currency.
Bitcoin 'Mining Pool' Promises To Stay SmallThe largest group of bitcoin miners, which maintains and processes transactions in the digital currency, is promising to avoid majority control of the currency as a temporary measure to maintain the payment system's credibility.
Dish Network To Accept Bitcoin PaymentDish Network said that it will become the largest company yet to accept payment in bitcoin. The satellite TV provider will begin taking the digital coins by September.
Abbott Campaign Accepting Bitcoin ContributionsTexas Attorney General Greg Abbott's campaign for governor says it will accept contributions made with the bitcoin virtual currency.