$500,000 worth of BitCoin stolen

Posted June 16th, 2011 by sharalynn
Tags:

Users and fans of the open-source, digital currency Bitcoin should feel a little less secure today, after leaders of the Bitcoin project confirmed to a British newspaper they have no way to confirm a user's claim that almost $500,000 worth of the digital currency disappeared from his hard drive overnight.

...and this answers my thoughts on the subject.

paulie 2 years 19 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago

Who is making all the money from real currencies going into bitcoins. LOL
"Cohen goes so far as to call Bitcoin a scam, designed to enrich the few who bought the currency in huge quantities when it each one traded for a dollar or less. Indeed, most of the eloquent defenses of Bitcoin found in blog comments seem to mention that the author bought into the currency early and has made -- or stands to make -- handsome sums exchanging the virtual currency for a real one."

Air Times & Contact

LIVE 7 Days a Week!
Mon-Sun: 7pm-10pm Eastern

Call toll-free:
1-855-450-FREE

You can also Skype us.

Join our Email List

Stay up to date with the latest about Free Talk Live, and receive our Weekly Digest email - the most popular stories for the week from our front page and also the week's audio highlights!

See our past emails.


Free Talk Live 2.5

Welcome Free Talk Live 2.5! Now, with Reddit!
 
You'll need a Reddit account before you can vote on and submit show prep. (That is different from your FTL/AMP account.)

The content here is the same as you will see on the FTL Subreddit. Please submit bug reports on the appropriate BBS subforum.

Enjoy the new site and thanks for submitting your content!

Google+

New forum topics

Who's online

There are currently 1 user and 0 guests online.

Online users

  • Aahz
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Watch the Ridley Report
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Liberty Stickers
Mark Warden - New Hampshire Realtor
Free Talk Live Image
shiny badges
Free Talk Live Image
Amazon
Midas Resources
Free Talk Live Image
Be your own bank
Advertise Market Promote with AMP
Free Keene - NH Liberty Activism
freedomcam.net
Free State Project
Join the Shire Society
Free Talk Live Image
Freedom's Phoenix
iHeartRadio