Japan Could Dominate the Bitcoin Landscape
Japan seems to have Bitcoin fever these days. Trading volume is growing exponentially in the region and organizations across the land are investing in this new technology. Now the Japanese blockchain firm TechBureau, who maintains one of Japan’s largest Bitcoin exchanges, Zaif, has just raised ¥720m or $6.5 million USD. As well as this significant… (0 comment)

New york police won FinCEN Award for Bitcoin Investigation
The New York State Police won formal recognition this week for its work tracing bank deposits back to a number of drug deals conducted in bitcoin on an online dark market. The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN)presented an award to the New York State Police Suspicious Activity Review (SAR) Team and the New York State Police Financial Crimes Unit… (1 comment)

Fluctuating price of bitcoins
Bitcoin prices fluctuated little in the week ending 13th May, staying largely between $450 and $460 amid lackluster trading volume. While Craig Wright’s claims of being bitcoin’s founder likely helped generate visibility for the digital currency and was still the subject of some headlines this week, this event has begun to fade from the public eye.… (2 comments)