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Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
US Marshals announce March 5 auction for 50K bitcoins seized from Ross Ulbricht, worth about $11.85M   —  US Marshals to Auction 50,000 Bitcoins in March  —  The US Marshals service has announced it will auction off 50,000 BTC, worth 11.85m at press time, to the public on 5th March.
Feb 18, 2015, 1:07 PMIn context
Jon Southurst / CoinDesk:
Hong Kong's MyCoin Bitcoin exchange disappears with up to $387M, Ponzi scheme suspected   —  Hong Kong's MyCoin Disappears With Up To $387 Million, Reports Claim  —  Reports are emerging from Hong Kong that local bitcoin exchange MyCoin has shut its doors, taking with it possibly as much as HK$3bn ($386.9m) in investor funds.
Feb 9, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Coinbase's US Bitcoin Exchange Opens Doors to Traders   —  Bitcoin services provider Coinbase officially launched its exchange product today to consumers in 24 states.  —  The news follows what proved a dramatic runup to the launch, one sparked by a single teaser tweet that caused speculation to run rampant Sunday.
Jan 26, 2015, 7:00 PMIn context
Jon Southurst / CoinDesk:
Coinbase launches first regulated US bitcoin exchange with approval from 24 state regulators   —  Coinbase Secures Approval to Launch Regulated US Bitcoin Exchange  —  Bitcoin wallet and brokerage Coinbase is set to launch a US exchange on Monday - one that is already approved by 50% of all state regulators.
Jan 25, 2015, 9:55 PMIn context
Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
Data Center Operator Sues CoinTerra for $5.4 Million in Damages   —  CoinTerra is being sued by a Utah data center operator for alleged breach of contract and $1.4m in unpaid services.  —  In court documents, C7 Data Centers alleges that former partner CoinTerra acted in bad faith …
Jan 14, 2015, 8:35 PMIn context
Jon Southurst / CoinDesk:
Bitcoin falls below $185; hash rate drops, mining not profitable, making network volatile   —  Bitcoin Price Continues to Fall, Breaks $200 Mark  —  The bitcoin price fell below the landmark $200 point at 07:24 (GMT) today, putting it back into territory not seen since late 2013.
Jan 14, 2015, 7:05 PMIn context
Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
Bitstamp resumes services after revamping security, offers commission-free trading until Jan. 17, integrates BitGo's multi-signature wallet tech   —  Bitcoin Exchange Bitstamp Resumes Services  —  Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp has resumed services after having gone offline following a damaging hot wallet attack earlier this week.
Jan 9, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
CoinDesk:
State of Bitcoin 2015: Ecosystem Grows Despite Price Decline   —  CoinDesk is pleased to announce the latest quarterly State of Bitcoin report, featuring a 2014 Year in Review, an in-depth analysis of data and events from the fourth quarter of 2014 and a look ahead to what 2015 might bring.
Jan 8, 2015, 11:10 PMIn context
Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp suspends trading after suspected security breach   —  Bitstamp Reports Hot Wallet Issue, Tells Customers to Not Deposit Bitcoin  —  Bitstamp announced today it had “detected problems” with its hot wallet, saying it had stopped withdrawals and warning customers not to attempt bitcoin deposits.
Jan 5, 2015, 11:15 AMIn context
Jon Southurst / CoinDesk:
Japanese police suspect 99% of bitcoins missing from Mt. Gox are due to internal system manipulation, not hack   —  Missing Mt Gox Bitcoins Likely an Inside Job, Say Japanese Police  —  Blame for 99% of the bitcoins missing from Mt Gox falls on internal system manipulation and not any external attack …
Jan 2, 2015, 1:00 AMIn context

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