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Bitcoin Ransomware Cripples Boston Legal System for Two Weeks

bitcoin ransomware, boston

Boston public defenders suffered a ransomware attack some weeks back but have chosen not to send the bitcoin demanded by the attacker. Instead, they decided to use back-ups to restore services. The Committee oversees public defenders in Boston. Public Defenders Take the Long Way Home According to the Boston Globe, that decision has meant a “weekslong slowdown” that affects everyone in the system...

DevCore Boston Launches Bitcoin Foundation's Developer Roundtables

Next month, DevCore Boston launches a series of roundtables sponsored by Bitcoin Foundation for developers interested in deepening their technical expertise to support the future development of Bitcoin Core. The roundtable will be on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 and will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at District Hall, 75 Northern Ave. in Boston, Mass. Circle Internet Financial, led by Jeremy Allaire...

Virtual Currency Today Summit Convenes in Boston April 29

The Virtual Currency Today Summit organized by Networld Media Group will look at the factors that will shape the adoption and growth of Bitcoin and other digital currencies. The event will be held April 29, 2015 at the Hilton Boston Back Bay in Boston, Mass. Expert panelists will offer insights on how market stakeholders can push through barriers to embrace digital currency as the next generation...

Massachusetts reviewing legality of Boston Bitcoin ATM

Massachusetts Office of consumer affairs reviews boston Bitcoin ATM

Last Tuesday, another warning against the usage of Bitcoin was thrown into the world. The Massachusetts Consumer Affairs Office issued an official consumer alert, warning people about the risks of buying and trading the virtual currency. Mt. Gox and Boston ATM The alert isn't any different from previous warnings we've seen, but it's special since it was issued by the state of Massachusetts. The...

Liberty Teller launches their Second Bitcoin ATM in Boston

Talk to the average person about bitcoin and the response is usually the same; How on earth do I get Bitcoin? Well, co-founders Chris Yim and Kyle Powers are seeking to help connect the common man to access Bitcoins through their Liberty Teller organization. Having set up America's first Bitcoin ATM in South Station in Boston, MA earlier this year, Yim and Powers set up a second one Monday in...

First American Bitcoin ATMs Have Arrived: Albuquerque And Boston Today; Austin And Seattle Soon

Liberty Teller Bitcoin ATM

Yesterday, Enchanted Bitcoin run by Eric Stromberg of Albuquerque, New Mexico unveiled the first American Bitcoin ATM at an upscale cigar bar and lounge called Imbibe.  The Bitcoin ATM has been successfully running for over a day now, and if you are in Albuquerque make sure to check out their launch party which is scheduled for February 21, 2014.  The Albuquerque Bitcoin ATM is provided by...

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