Issue #41

Coin.co Adds “Express” Option

In a bid to expand its services to a greater reach, the company launched Coin.co Express, a quick and easy way for merchants to add a bitcoin payment option. (coin.co)

Coin Apex Co-Founder Launches Bitcoin Project

Alex Waters has launched a crowdfunding project to help streamline testing of Bitcoin Core. (coinapex.com)

$387 Million Missing In Suspected MyCoin Ponzi Scheme

In a case reminiscent of Bernie Madoff’s infamous scheme, the Hong Kong based exchange promised huge returns on investments that never materialized. (businessinsider.com)

Ross Ulbricht Found Guilty

The man accused of creating and running the Silk Road website was found guilty on all seven charges. An appeal is expected. (bloomberg.com)

BitLicense Proposal Revisions Published

Benjamin Lawsky, the New York State Department of Financial Services superintendent, stated that there had been “major changes” from the original proposal. (cointelegraph.com)

Italian Central Bank Issues Bitcoin Notices

According to the country’s banking authority, bitcoin exchanges are not required to enforce anti-money laundering policies, though they are encouraged to do so voluntarily. (coindesk.com)

Inside A Bitcoin Mine

Take a look inside a repurposed factory housing 3,000 ASIC miners supporting the Bitcoin network. (motherboard.com)