Just six days after proudly proclaiming that it was unscathed by the Mt.Gox debacle, another Bitcoin bank - Flexcoin - has admitted that it will be forced to close after hackers stole 896 bitcoin, worth around $600,000, in an attack on Sunday. As The Guardian reports, the company shut its website and posted a statement on Tuesday morning detailing the loss..."as Flexcoin does not have the resources, assets, or otherwise to come back from this loss, we are closing our doors immediately."
Read More: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-03-04/another-bitcoin-bank-loses-its-deposits
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Bitcoin Claims Its First "Real" Victim
The 28-year-old CEO of Singapore-based Bitcoin exchange First Meta has been found dead.
Read More: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-03-04/bitcoin-claims-its-first-real-victim
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