Overstock Issues Shares Using the Bitcoin Blockchain

Overstock Issues Shares Using the Bitcoin Blockchain   Overstock.com, the online retailer that has been one of bitcoin’s most visible supporters among U.S. businesses, has become the first publicly-traded company to issue stock over the Internet, distributing more than 126,000 company shares using the bitcoin blockchain, according to Wired. Through a subsidiary called tØ, Overstock…

Anhui Family Bitcoin Mining Farm Seized By Chinese Police For Stealing Electricity

Anhui Family Bitcoin Mining Farm Seized By Chinese Police For Stealing Electricity The Chinese law enforcement cracked down on a Bitcoin mining farm in Bengbu, Anhui province, for illegally allocating a local electric power company’s energy source for Bitcoin mining operations. The local police of Bengbu seized ASIC miners and other equipment used to mine…