A single bitcoin no longer functions like a $20 bill. On Tuesday, the Internal Revenue Service ruled that it would tax Bitcoin as a property, not a currency. Some see the move as helping to bring the into
Stripe chief executive Patrick Collison touted the faddish payment method in a conversation with Re/code. But he also noted in passing that Stripe will soon be adding something far more useful: The ability
A Bitcoin enthusiast films himself eating an entire a cotton hat after losing a bet that the price of the digital currency would not fall below $1,000 The idiom "I'll eat my hat" is usually reserved as
This morning, it's UBS' turn. In a new note, a team led by analyst Derek De Vries douses Bitcoin's potential. "Bitcoin faces economic, technical and regulatory challenges as a true currency," UBS says.
World BERLIN -- A sign above the counter of a popular bar in Berlin's hip Kreuzberg district warns customers of owner Joerg Platzer's somewhat peculiar payment preferences: "I believe in honest money gold,