Adoption was the theme of the 2014, and the signs showed as early as January when Blockchain.info revealed that it had surpassed 1 million Bitcoin wallets.
As Bitcoin continued to gain recognition since the first block of the cryptocurrency was established in 2009, it saw its ups and downs, just like any new innovation.
2011 was a landmark year in the life of Bitcoin, for more reasons than one. The first significant event took place in January that year when block 105,000 was mined.
Looking back at what happened in 2010, it’s not difficult to find a few key activities that shaped how the cryptocurrency would start to be received as people tried to understand the technology.
The announcement comes a day before the expiry of Mt. Gox’s previous deadline for claims, with a district court in Tokyo agreeing to extend the deadline to March 31, 2020.
Trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi has asked the U.S. justice department to provide more details on its investigation into Alexander Vinnik, which ultimately led to BTC-e’s closure.
A Russian law firm thinks it has figured out how to help thousands of users who lost funds in the Mt. Gox crypto exchange debacle recover their money.
The ruling, by a federal judge in Philadelphia, will now see further action brought against former Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles personally.
Fortress group wants to relieve the long pain and suffering of Mt. Gox creditors by buying their claims out cheap.
Jed McCaleb is being sued for “fraudulent” and “negligent” misrepresentation contributing in part to losses suffered by Mt. Gox users.
The former head of the infamous Mt. Gox cryptocurrency exchange is back on the scene with a new idea, this time with a focus on blockchain.