04 Oct '13, 5pm

Tech Week That Was: Bitcoin Bust, Twitter IPO, Siri Outed

Tech Week That Was: Bitcoin Bust, Twitter IPO, Siri Outed

never-before-seen look at its finances when it filed for its IPO on Thursday. We learned that it's growing revenue fast, but not making money yet. And mobile is a great potential growth area for the social media company. Earlier in the week, the tech world was rocked by news that FBI agents took down the Bitcoin-powered Silk Road , the largest black market bazaar on the Internet, and arrested its owner, Ross Ulbricht. Turns out Dread Pirate Roberts, as Ulbricht was known, made a sloppy mistake in keeping his identity hidden that led the feds right to him. Here's a look at what we know about the ill-fated mastermind

Full article: http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2013/10/04/229...

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