Scam Targets Husbands: 'I Know What Secrets You're Hiding From Your Wife'The victim is told the money must be received within nine days and the scammer even includes a “how-to” guide on paying with bitcoin.
Local Bitcoin Scams On The RiseA man and a woman dubbed the “Discount Bitcoin Bandits” have been charged with stealing thousands of dollars from people trying to buy bitcoin, in some instances outright robbing prospective buyers, prosecutors said.
Bitcoin Blockchain Contains Child Porn And Using It Could Be Illegal, Study SaysResearchers claim that Bitcoin's blockchain contains child pornography, which could make using it a crime.
Bitcoin Plunges Below $8,000 As Credit Cards Ban PurchasesThe digital currency fell below $8,000 on the news that more and more financial institutions are refusing to allow Bitcoin transactions.
OC Middle School Music Program Crowdfunds Using CryptocurrencyA popular middle school program has turned to a blockchain-fundraising platform to raise money.
SEC Letter Shows Bitcoin Funds Won't Happen Soon, If EverThe Securities and Exchange Commission this week sent a letter to investment trade groups containing more than 30 questions that must be answered before a digital currency fund gets approval.
Bitcoin Continues Its Slide, Falls Below $10KThe price of the volatile digital currency dropped nearly 30 percent this week.
CBS2 Investigates: Growing Concerns About the Dark WebIn 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.