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Mt. Gox ran out of money six months before going bust

Aug 4, 2015

Mt. Gox ran out of money six months before going bust

Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox Co. apparently ran out of money six months before it announced in February 2014 that it was filing for bankruptcy after tens of millions of dollars worth of the virtual currency and client funds disappeared, investigative sources said Tuesday. The ...

Aug 4, 2015

Olympic logo designer to address plagiarism claims

Kenjiro Sano, whose logo design for the 2020 Summer Olympics is at the center of a plagiarism row, will hold a news conference Wednesday to clarify his position, the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee said Monday. The designer of a Belgian theater logo who claims ...

LDP member under fire for belittling student protesters

Aug 4, 2015

LDP member under fire for belittling student protesters

A Liberal Democratic Party lawmaker is in hot water over a recent tweet that branded students protesting against the Abe administration’s security legislation as “self-centered” and “extremely selfish.” Takaya Muto, 36, said on Twitter last week that members of Students Emergency Action for Liberal ...