Bitcoin, the anonymous, peer to peer virtual currency, has been getting a lot of press lately. From the severe inflation to the hacks and the big heist, not all of it has been good. However, it's certainly an interesting system, and there are a few good trading services such as Mt.Gox and Tradehill aimed at making Bitcoin more available and more usable for the average person. Today we'll take a look at the Mt.Gox API and Tradehill API.
Kraken, a popular bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, has announced plans to release new functionality for the company’s WebSockets API on February 18th. The new functionality is aimed at providing a faster way for developers to add and cancel orders.