The troublesome history of the bitcoin exchange MtGox

Most, if not all, of the people interested in the bitcoin phenomenon have heard of MtGox, the Japanese bitcoin exchange. I’ll look in to some of the issues they’ve run into over the handful of years they’ve existed. From trading cards to real money MtGox started in 2009 as an exchange for trading cards (MtGox … Read more

Analyzing #ASUSGATE

So, I guess you backup all your important information regularly. Automatically and with heavy encryption. On several mirrored locations. That’s great, because not many people do. My following question would be, ‘Which files do you backup?’ The most important ones, of course. This is why the so-called Asusgate is a problem. (I wrote a post … Read more