Six new Bitcoin teller machines are coming to Toronto. (Image: CAVIRTEX).

Published: August 12th, 2014


Virtual currencies have to be regulated, says security expert

There's no shortage of people who have opinions on the virtual currency called Bitcoin. This week alone you could find a headline on Mashable that read, "Retailers Who Take Bitcoin Love It," while

Published on: August 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Litecoin is silver to Bitcoin’s gold: Charlie Lee

Charlie Lee is a firm believer of the power of cryptocurrency. One day, he envisions people paying for everyday goods and services using a mix of Bitcoin and other virtual currencies – like

Published on: March 31st, 2014 Brian Jackson

Two more Bitcoin exchanges get hacked, losing users’ virtual currency

Two more Bitcoin exchanges have gone down in this week, thanks to hackers who broke into their vaults and made off with digital cash. In a statement posted on its website, Flexcoin announced

Published on: March 4th, 2014 Candice So

#BitcoinITB Twitter chat recap – Should your business consider bitcoin payments?

Update by Candice So, March 20, 2014: We had a great time with today's Twitter chat, with lots of great questions raised and excellent insight coming from our participants. Check below for a

Published on: March 3rd, 2014 Candice So

Pony malware targeting passwords and Bitcoins uncovered

Correction: The original version of this story said there were attacks on 73,000 different websites. The correct number is 93,000. We regret the error. Security researchers have uncovered a new type of malware

Published on: February 26th, 2014 Candice So

Bitcoin gives small businesses ‘control of their own money’

Anthony Di Iorio collected his first Bitcoin back in the summer of 2012, when one Bitcoin was just worth $11. Now, at the time of this writing, the value of a Bitcoin is

Published on: January 22nd, 2014 Candice So

Virtual currencies like Bitcoin help criminals launder money, McAfee report finds

With the rise of virtual currencies like Bitcoin and Second Life’s Linden dollars, it’s not just early adopters swapping their physical cash for Internet bits and bytes. A lot of criminals are taking

Published on: October 16th, 2013 Candice So

Bitcoin mining botnet ZeroAccess tops Fortinet’s threat landscape report

There are evil doers on the Internet, and they’re after your Bitcoins. Network security vendor Fortinet has released its quarterly threat report for the three months ending March 31, and its top reported

Published on: April 11th, 2013 Jeff Jedras