Digital Currency

Most Young Americans Will Hodl their Bitcoin Until it Reaches $190,000: Survey

A new survey from LendEDU shows that bitcoin enthusiasts will be ‘hodling’ their coins with respondents willing to sell them when they hit over …

Cryptocurrency

Police Arrest Gang That Kidnapped Wealthy Bitcoin Holders

A gang of crypto kidnappers have been caught by Turkish police after robbing 450 bitcoin equivalent to $3.3 million dollars from a wealthy …

Crime

Supreme Court seeks response from the Centre and market regulators on Bitcoin flow and digital currency

A plea to regulate the flow of Bitcoin and ensure that this <b>virtual currency</b> be made accountable to the exchequer led the Supreme Court to seek a …

Cryptocurrency

What Digital Currency Offerings Should You be Watching in 2018?

2017 is still a little way from over yet. It is safe to say, however, that the year has been the most remarkable so far for digital currency …

Cryptocurrency

Attention bitcoin bears: You'll be able to bet against the digital currency in one month

Investors who want to bet against bitcoin's massive price gains can likely do so beginning in mid-December, according to the head of the world's …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin's value rose $10 billion in just 12 hours after a dramatic sell-off

Bitcoin rallied more than 11% in just over half a day on Monday, following a dramatic plunge in the cryptocurrency over the weekend.<p>The digital currency started trading at $5,857.32 on Monday and rose to $6,545.20 by 6:50 a.m. ET, according to data from industry website CoinDesk. This marks a …

Money

Value of bitcoin plunges after technology update gets cancelled

The digital currency declined almost 29% to $5,605 from its record high of $7,882 on November 8.<p>The value of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin plunged on …

Cryptocurrency

The crypto currency revolution! Is it a passing craze?

A couple of years ago most people had never heard of Bitcoin; but the digital currency has attracted serious attention in recent months as its value …

Bitcoin

Biggest Hack In History Freezes $156M In Digital Currency Funds | Deadline

In what may be the biggest hack in digital currency’s short history, an ethereum-based company has suffered an attack that resulted in more than $156 …

Entertainment Industry

Bitcoin tumbles from record after upgrade called off, but offshoot 'bitcoin cash' surges more than 20%

Bitcoin fell Friday to its lowest since Nov. 1 as traders bet on its offshoot, bitcoin cash, instead.<p>The offshoot digital currency surged more than …

Cryptocurrency

NVIDIA’s Cryptocurrency Revenue Declined in Q3 | Investopedia

So much for the cryptocurrency​ craze lifting the fortunes of chipmaker NVIDIA Corp. (NVDA). Three months after touting the digital currency market …

Cryptocurrency

Homeowner Puts £80,000 Home for Sale, with Discount for Bitcoin Buyer

A 49-year-old man has decided to put his house up for sale for £80,000; however, he’s willing to accept bitcoin for it too.<p>Sean Atkinson from …

Cryptocurrency

Ten Tax Tips for Cryptocurrency

No one wants to think about tax bills from the IRS, much less interest and penalties. But if you are one of the legions of people capitalizing on the …

Cryptocurrency

Could Bitcoin Futures Rein in the Big Price Swings?

After CME announced that they would soon be offering Bitcoin futures, the price of the digital currency took a big upward swing. However, CME is of …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin hits record high after developers call off plans to split digital currency

Bitcoin jumped Wednesday after the developers behind an upcoming split in the digital currency through an upgrade called SegWit2x announced they were …

Cryptocurrency

Could Amazon Be Getting Into Cryptocurrency? | Investopedia

On October 31, Amazon (AMZN) registered three different domain names relating to digital currencies. (See more: <i>Amazon Acquires Cryptocurrency-Related</i> …

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency Market Cap Surpasses $200 Billion | Investopedia

The cryptocurrency market capitalization industry-wide reached $200 billion for the first time in history. This is a huge increase from the $40 …

Cryptocurrency

Code mistake freezes up to $280 million in digital currency

Imagine if one person's code error deprived you of a pile of money, and there was no guarantee you'd get your funds back. Wouldn't you be hopping mad? That's how many cryptocurrency owners are feeling right now. The digital wallet company Parity is warning users that a large volume of Ethereum …

Technology

Singapore Residents Clamor for Bitcoin-backed Visa Cards

According to Bloomberg, Visa is starting to realize they are sitting on a gold mine. This year, cryptocurrency debit cards have become quite popular. …

Cryptocurrency

Björk’s Upcoming Album Can Be Bought Using Digital Currency

Björk fans will be able to buy the artist’s upcoming album Utopia using cryptocurrency.

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin briefly drops 15% in rocky weekend amid controversy over digital currency's future

High volatility isn't going away for bitcoin, raising questions about whether the digital currency can be a sustainable investment asset.<p>Late …

Cryptocurrency

Oh Dear, Bitcoin Is Now More Valuable Than The Rand

What do you do when you work at a blockchain security company and are a little bored? Create a clone of the global M1 index, of course!<p>Jameson Lopp, …

Bitcoin

Must know: Top rated Cryptocurrencies to Invest In

Cryptocurrencies have become the new fad among money minters and investors alike. Many of these people are using cryptocurrencies to invest their …

Cryptocurrency

China and Bitcoins: A Complicated Relationship | MIR

Cryptocurrency, a form of digital currency using cryptography, is on the rise due to its two main characteristics: anonymity and independence from …

Bitcoin

Five Key Drivers Impacting Ethereum Over The Medium Term

I was recently browsing questions on Quora regarding Cryptocurrencies, and one group of questions that particularly stood out and made me think for a …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin's Next Stop: $10,000

Bitcoin continues its appreciation.<p>The digital currency traded as high as $7,400 between Thursday and Friday.<p>Two new catalysts emerge: positive …

Business

Big Investors Are Taking Sides in Bitcoin's Great Bubble Debate

Is bitcoin a legitimate asset, or a super-bubble waiting to implode? As prices for the cryptocurrency skyrocket, investors and pundits are …

Business

Is bitcoin a legitimate asset or a super-bubble waiting to implode?

As prices for the cryptocurrency skyrocket, investors and pundits are increasingly taking sides.<p>Whether you’re a backer or a detractor, what’s not in …

Cryptocurrency

Coinbase Records Over 100,000 New Users Since CME Futures Announcement

On Tuesday just past, the CME Group announced plans to launch a futures market for Bitcoin. Since then, the largest Bitcoin exchange in the US has …

Bitcoin

Head of World's Largest Exchange Embarks on Bitcoin Gambit

In early October, CME Group Inc. Chief Executive and Chairman Terrence Duffy met with one of his top lieutenants and set in motion a risky plan that the exchange operator had been secretly developing for two years: launching a futures contract based on bitcoin.<p>That plan was unveiled this week, and …

Cryptocurrency