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Archive for October 2014

MintPal Vows to Fight Former Moolah CEO in Court

MintPal Vows to Fight Former Moolah CEO in Court

The owners of the troubled digital currency exchange MintPal are moving to take legal action against former Moopay LTD CEO Alex Green. Green, who was once known as Ryan Kennedy, is accused of stealing as much as 4,000 BTC ($1.3m at press time) in user funds from MintPal following its failed relaunch and the subsequent collapse of Moopay (more commonly known as Moolah),…

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All Things Alt: The Internet of Block Chains and an Injunction Against Moolah

All Things Alt: The Internet of Block Chains and an Injunction Against Moolah

The altcoin community has often been rocked by scandals and platform crises, and the past two weeks have been no exception. Despite the controversies and occasional market panics, however, project development soldiers on, aspiring toward ever more lofty goals in the face of this adversity. Emergency injunction granted against Moolah The syscoin development team released a legal…

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The 12 Best Answers from Gavin Andresen's Reddit AMA

The 12 Best Answers from Gavin Andresen's Reddit AMA

Bitcoin Core developer Gavin Andresen took to Reddit today to engage the community in an ask-me-anything (AMA) session that tackled a variety of topics both silly and serious. In his post kicking off the session, the 47-year-old chief scientist at the Bitcoin Foundation detailed his contributions to the bitcoin space so far. These included the nine Bitcoin…

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Practical Sessions and In-Depth Talks Mark Final Day of Hashers United

Practical Sessions and In-Depth Talks Mark Final Day of Hashers United

‘Hands-on’ was the major theme of the Hashers United digital currency mining conference in Las Vegas this weekend. Instead of the familiar seminar-style gathering, day two consisted of workshops, discussion-style workshops and more inclusive talks that focused on the nitty-gritty experienced by miners both great and small. The day was split into two tracks: ‘Build’…

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