August 29th, 2018188
The California state legislature has passed a bill which seeks to create a blockchain working group that will develop recommendations for blockchain deployment in the state.
California’s AB 2658, a bill that calls for the establishment of a working group on blockchain technology, has passed both...
August 25th, 2018129
A teenager who traded 157 BTC in the past three months has been arrested for alleged theft of Bitcoin from consumer devices.
Police in California have arrested an alleged hacker who stole Bitcoin (BTC) totalling more than $1 million by hijacking cellphones, investigative cybercrime blog Krebs on...
August 17th, 2018363
A US Federal Court in California has allowed a defendant to pay his bail fees in Bitcoin, local news media reported August 15 in what sources say is not a first-time use case for the cryptocurrency.
Attorney: Objective Is ‘Compliance’
According to Palo Alto-based Daily Post, this week a federal judge allowed Martin Marsich,...
August 15th, 2018129
An anonymous source says blockchain ETF operator Reality Shares wants to launch a Bitcoin hedge fund.
California-based asset manager Reality Shares has become the latest competitor in the Bitcoin hedge fund space, an anonymous source told Business Insider August 15.
Reality Shares, which became...
July 21st, 2018304
The chives growing in one crypto tycoon's California mansion carry a hidden message.
Guo Hongcai, a beef salesman turned early bitcoin adopter from China's Shanxi province, is one of many freshly minted millionaires funneling parts of their wealth out of the country by purchasing real estate abroad.
In April, Hongcai sold 500...
July 11th, 2018184
A Los Angeles bitcoin trader was sentenced Monday to one year in federal prison after she admitted to operating an unlawful money transmission business.
Theresa Tetley, a former stockbroker and real estate investor based in California, was also fined $20,000 and will give up 40 bitcoins (an amount worth roughly $254,000), nearly...