Quadrigacx Saga: Founder’s’ Widow Owns Million-Dollar Properties – Bitcoin News

Troubled Canadian cryptocurrency exchange Quadrigacx may be newly armed with a 30-day stay from creditors, following the Feb. 5 bankruptcy hearing, but its late CEO’s widow, Jennifer Robertson, is on shifting ground as her affidavit is being picked apart by customers, experts and conspiracy theorists. Also read: Report Claims Quadrigacx Never Held More Than 1,000BTC Cotten’s…

Crypto exchange mistakenly sends 103 bitcoin to wallet it’s locked out of

DisclosureEvery product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. And they’re gone.Image: Malte Mueller / getty By Jack Morse2019-02-13 00:04:26 UTC When it comes to cryptocurrency, things can always get worse.  Earlier this month, news broke that QuadrigaCX, a…

Atrium, Justin Kan’s legal tech startup, launches a fintech and blockchain division

Atrium, the legal startup co-founded by Justin Kan of Twitch fame, is jumping into the blockchain space today. The company has raised plenty of money — including $65 million from a16z last September — so rather than an ICO or token sale, this is a consultancy business. Atrium uses machine learning to digitize legal documents and develop applications…

Jack Dorsey is tweeting about his love of bitcoin: ‘Bitcoin is resilient. Bitcoin is principled. Bitcoin is native to internet ideals.’ (BTC)

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. Associated Press Jack Dorsey has tweet stormed about his love of bitcoin. “I don’t see it as an investment,” he wrote. It’s a “currency.” It’s a strong endorsement for the cryptocurrency that’s had a rough 12 months. He added: Bitcoin will “probably be the native currency.” Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has…

Crypto Exchange Says It Can’t Repay $190 Million to Clients After Founder Dies With Only Password

A metal token representing a bitcoin. File photo.Photo: Rick Bowmer (AP)Canadian crypto exchange QuadrigaCX says it cannot repay most of $190 million in client holdings after its 30-year-old founder Gerald Cotten, the only person who knew the passwords to its “cold storage,” unexpectedly died in India in December 2018, Coindesk reported on Friday.In a sworn…

Attorneys, Politicians and a Bitcoin Entrepreneur: The 23 People Running for Public Advocate

ImageJumaane Williams, a Brooklyn city councilman, is one of 23 candidates running for public advocate in a special election next month.CreditCreditHilary Swift for The New York TimesIf you need evidence that next month’s special election for New York City public advocate is vastly different than any ordinary election, look no further than Theo Chino —…

Samsung’s Galaxy S10 may come with a cryptocurrency wallet

According to a new leak, you’ll be able to store your cryptocurrencies in a native wallet on Samsung’s Galaxy S10.Image: Mashable By Stan Schroeder2019-01-24 08:49:14 UTC Samsung might be embracing crypto in a big way.  Photos posted by leaker of mobile things Ben Geskin allegedly show a Samsung Galaxy S10 feature called the “Samsung Blockchain…