A study by Swiss researchers concludes that transaction malleability attacks could not have accounted for Mt. Gox's missing millions
But the simple malware is likely to run a battery down, or worse, cause a phone to overheat
The plaintiffs have rejected an offer to question the Mt. Gox CEO in Taiwan amid bankruptcy proceedings
New applications are needed for wider acceptance, investors recently said.
Investors welcomed the news, but it could also mean additional record-keeping for people who spend bitcoins like cash.
Victims are asked to make bitcoin payments to recover encrypted files after their bitcoin wallets might have already been emptied
A framework for Bitcoin derivatives seeks to guard against price swings
Vircurex had been trying to pay back losses incurred last year
The failed exchange says it found 200,000 bitcoins that just suddenly disappeared.
Bitcoin-QT, rebranded as Bitcoin Core, has more than six fixes for the so-called transaction malleability problem