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# crypto-currency - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Ransom demanded for Norwegian millionaire's wife after suspected kidnapping

Anne Hagen has been missing since 31 October last year.

# crypto-currency - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Explainer: What is Bitcoin, and why is it making headlines again?

Mark Karpeles, former CEO of collapsed Bitcoin exchange MtGox, went on trial this week over the disappearance of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the virtual currency.

# crypto-currency - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Top bitcoin exchange website disappears after fears of theft emerge

MtGox is currently offline after claims it saw more than 744,400 bitcoins stolen, worth more than $300 million in current trading figures.

# crypto-currency - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Bitcoin or bit-con? Meet the crypto-currency that's taking over the internet

We explain the online-only currency that’s been making waves this week – and meet some Irish people with a lot to lose…