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    USMS to Auction Off 50k BTC

    Next week, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) will be auctioning off “a portion of the bitcoins contained in wallet files that resided on certain computer hardware belonging to Ross William Ulbricht.” The sale will include a total of 50,000 BTC, divided into twenty smaller blocks. The bidder registration period is currently in progress and the […]

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    Silk Road 2.0 Shut Down

    The Feds strike again at the “darknet”, commerce site Silk Road. All the controversy lies in the illegal substances sold over the website, but Bitcoin has also been getting a bad name from the deal. Bitcoin has made it easy for drug dealers and buyers to anonymously purchase and sell drugs around the world. Today, […]

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