Bitcoin Continues Its Slide, Falls Below $10KThe price of the volatile digital currency dropped nearly 30 percent this week.
Sex, Drugs And Money: How The Dark Web Turned A Suburban Home Into An International Crime HubIn a quiet suburb near Los Angeles, wild partying gave way to a multi-million dollar, illicit empire operating in the secret corners of the Web.
Called 'Unstable' By Microsoft, Bitcoin Dropped As A Payment MethodMicrosoft employees told reporters at Bleeping Computer that the cryptocurrency's market was too volatile to keep using for online transactions.
Morgan Stanley: Bitcoin May Actually Be Worth $0Morgan Stanley executive director James Faucette has reportedly sent a memo to his group's clients that suggested the true value of Bitcoin was $0.00.
Stunning: Bitcoin Price Plummets In Just 24 HoursThe plunge comes after its price soared by more than 1,000 percent since the start of the year.
Bitcoin's Creator Still A Mystery As Net Worth Nears $20 BillionThe cryptocurrency has made its creator, who reportedly owns 980,000 Bitcoins, one of the richest people in the world as their digital fortune is now worth $19.4 billion.
Man Who Lost $22,000 In Cryptocurrency Scam: 'I Gave Him The Password'An Inglewood man says he lost his life savings after investing all his money in the digital currency.
People Mortgaging Their Homes To Buy Bitcoin, Report SaysAccording to reports, a number of investors looking to cash in on the soaring prices have resorted to putting their houses up as collateral to fund the venture.
Report: LA Valley College Pays Hackers $28K RansomThe hackers locked the school's file, email and messaging systems and threatened to delete them.
LinkedIn Confirms 2012 Hack Exposed 117 Million User PasswordsLinkedIn says a 2012 breach resulted in more than 100 million of its users' passwords being compromised — vastly more than previously thought.
Man Newsweek Claims Is bitcoin Creator Hires LawyerThe man Newsweek claimed is the creator of bitcoin has hired a lawyer in an attempt to clear his name, repeating a denial he made to The Associated Press more than a week ago that he has never had anything to do with the digital currency.
LA Sheriff Backs Newsweek Quotes Of Alleged Man Behind bitcoinTwo Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies described in Newsweek's story about "the face behind Bitcoin" say the quotes attributed to Dorian Nakamoto and a deputy in the story are accurate.