Multisig accounts API

Today we’re announcing a new developer tool in beta: our multi-sig API.

We’re still working on a great consumer interface around this, but for today we’re releasing it to developers only.

Does this put me in control of my Bitcoin?

Yes. Yes it does. When you go and create a multisig account, you provide the extended (BIP32) public keys, which only enable us to create new receive addresses for…

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Judge Hits Bitcoin Operator with $40 Million Fine

Judge Hits Bitcoin Operator with $40 Million Fine

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A Texas federal judge has ordered Bitcoin operator Trendon Shavers to pay a $40 million dollar fine after the Securities and Exchange Commission established that his company, Bitcoin Savings & Trust, was nothing more than a Ponzi scheme.

In yesterday’s decision, US magistrate Judge Amos Mazzant said Shavers “knowingly and intentionally” operated his business “as a sham and a Ponzi scheme”, by…

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How Discus Fish Became China’s Largest Bitcoin Mining Pool - CoinDesk

How Discus Fish Became China’s Largest Bitcoin Mining Pool – CoinDesk

How Discus Fish Became China’s Largest Bitcoin Mining Pool
CoinDesk
Mining pools serve a crucial yet relatively mundane role in the mining process by providing a focal point for hashing power and enabling small-scale miners to collaborate with others. If bitcoin mining is a competitive sport that pits miners against

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Bitcoin Price Charts In-Depth Analysis - The Market Oracle

Bitcoin Price Charts In-Depth Analysis – The Market Oracle

Bitcoin Price Charts In-Depth Analysis
The Market Oracle
How to interpret: This chart shows the total revenue in USD of bitcoin miners (See: the formula at the bottom of the chart for the calculation). A bitcoin miner can be anyone with a computer and a connection to the internet. Miners lend their computers

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Why Should You Attend the 2014 Internet Finance Innovation CEO Summit - PR Newswire UK (press release)

Why Should You Attend the 2014 Internet Finance Innovation CEO Summit – PR Newswire UK (press release)

Why Should You Attend the 2014 Internet Finance Innovation CEO Summit
PR Newswire UK (press release)
19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Organized by UBM and Cyberport, the 2014 Internet Finance Innovation CEO Summit (IFICS)-Global Bitcoin Summit (Hong Kong) will be held in Hong Kong from November 28 to 29. … Star Xu (Founding CEO of OKCoin) and Bobby Lee (CEO

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