26 Oct '12, 10pm
BitInstant service has resumed - less the "direct to bitcoins" feature: - https://t.co/2wQrQjKT #Bitcoin
As many of you were aware, BitInstants website was down for roughly the past 24 hours. The site is now back online and fully operational. We apologize for the lack of communication during the downtime and much thanks for your patience. We had discovered an issue which required some changes to the site and we had to take the live site down to make these updates. There was no hack or anything nefarious. During the downtime we also decided to remove Coinapult as an outbound payment option. We hope to add it again in the near future because we know it makes it very convenient to acquire Bitcoins, but we have to be very careful about our AML compliance. Coinapult will need some adjustments before we can re-connect it. Coinapult is still live and running, but we cant connect it with BitInstant for the time being. We saw that some people speculated that there was a connection b...