Issue #38

Coinbase Raises $75 Million

The amount raised by the wallet and payment processor company marks a new record for Bitcoin startups. (

Bitcoin Foundation To Redirect Focus

Moving away from its role as Bitcoin advocate, the organization will now manage the development of the infrastructure supporting Bitcoin. (

Lighthouse App Launches

The new app allows decentralized crowdfunding and makes use of the Bitcoin protocol. (

GAW Miners Under Investigation

According to leaked documents, the mining company is under investigation by the SEC. (

St. Louis Fed VP Sees Blockchain Value

David Andolfatto thinks that blockchain technology could help bolster the Federal Reserve’s current system of bookkeeping. (

The Silk Road: From Sting To Trial

The trial against the alleged founder of the Silk Road has revealed strange twists regarding the website’s inception and demise. (