Week in Review

Money 2.0 Stuff: Everyone is an expert on Japanese courts

Quick Take

  • A look back at the crypto week that was
  • Latest on the still-weird Mt. Gox saga
  • Some other stuff also happened

The Gox Saga Gets Even Weirder

“Never trust a financial services website named after Magic: The Gathering” is probably a pretty good rule of thumb to follow for people attempting to purchase cryptocurrencies.

In spite of some very obvious branding issues with re-starting an exchange associated today with sheer incompetence of Bitcoin’s early anarchist entrepreneurs, cryptocurrency billionaire and top-5 purchaser of bedazzled cowboy hats Brock Piece is attempting to start it back up, this time passing on all potential proceeds to creditors.