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The database of BitcoinTalk.org, a popular Bitcoin forum founded and moderated by Reddit Bitcoin moderator Theymos, is being sold on the dark web.
Bitcointalk administrator “theymos,” aka Michael Marquadt announced that the government has subpoenaed the site for access to PMs relating to the much maligned mining company Butterfly Labs.
The popular cryptocurrency forum Bitcointalk.org is currently inaccessible for the second time in two months.
In a move no less curious than its previous attempts, China has blocked a popular Bitcoin website from being accessed on its domestic servers – but why?
Bitcoin, being decentralized and addressing privacy, succeeded to erase the image of a typical user. It has even created a wall between the peers exchanging transactions. A recent research allowed determining the vague shape of virtual currency enthusiast, calling him or her an average user. I am sure that there is no one, who would be pleased to receive this title, but let us speak the statistical and scientific language, keeping in mind our individualities and peculiarities.
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