Issue #36

Coin Apex Gets A New Look

As 2015 begins, Coin Apex reflects on the past year and tightens its focus on its current projects. (coinapex.com)

Bitstamp Breached, Loses $5.2 Million

Major Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp has suspended services following a security lapse resulting in the theft of thousands of bitcoins. (forbes.com)

China’s Stocks Rally, Bitcoin’s Price Falls

Just as Chinese investors were deemed to have played a large part in Bitcoin’s 2013 surge and crash, so too they might now be causing a recent drop. (qz.com)

Vault of Satoshi Shuts Down

The Canadian exchange has been closed so that its founders can focus on their successful Netflix based startup. (coindesk.com)

Bitcoin And The African American Community

Adoption of Bitcoin among African Americans is low, yet some think it is a demographic that could gain significantly from digital currencies. (theatlantic.com)

Roger Ver Denied Entry To US

After renouncing his American citizenship in March, the Bitcoin entrepreneur and evangelist is having difficulty obtaining a visa to return. (businessinsider.com)