Breaking: Mark Karpelès Faces Bitcoin Embezzlement Verdict on Friday

Breaking: Mark Karpelès Faces Bitcoin Embezzlement Verdict on Friday

TweetShareMark Karpelès, the disgraced former CEO of defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, faces ten years in prison as a Tokyo court prepares to hand down a verdict on embezzlement charges this Friday.Karpelès is accused of syphoning $3 million of client money to his own accounts and faking exchange data. The 33-year-old maintains his innocence on…

What Year is it? Rebecca Black Parody Pumps Bitcoin Black Friday

What Year is it? Rebecca Black Parody Pumps Bitcoin Black Friday

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn It may have been elicited reactions varying from mild amusement to death threats, but Rebecca Black’s “Friday” released in 2011 certainly got eyeballs — more than 127 million at last count. Whether it was outraged cultural commentators, 4chan jesters, or curious viewers, all views count, and a YouTuber called Crypto Finally…

Black Friday: How to Capitalize on It

Black Friday: How to Capitalize on It

By Dmitriy Gurkovskiy, Chief Analyst at RoboMarkets The most interesting event this month in the US is the famous Black Friday, the day of large discounts, which is on Nov 23. On this day, Americans make 45% of all their annual purchases. The US economy is do…