Bitcoin continued its rally Monday, shrugging off regulatory and security worries that have dragged down cryptocurrency prices this year.
Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency first described in a 2008 paper by pseudonymous developer Satoshi Nakamoto, who called it a peer-to-peer, electronic cash system. (wikipedia) Through 2013 it has seen huge gains punctuated by high volatility.
Bitcoin has had a rough 2018. The bitcoin faithful remains excited about bitcoin, and some experts see the digital currency surpassing its record highs from the end of 2017.
Bitcoin is still the best bet for digital currency investors, says Wall Street crypto trader Bart Smith.
Hundreds of coins created through initial coin offerings (ICO) have become worthless.
Bitcoin has tumbled below $6,000. But the co-founder of a bitcoin exchange says the digital currency will pass the $50,000 mark by year's end.
The head of the Prudential Regulatory Authority (PRA) Sam Woods wrote to chief executive officers (CEOs) of financial institutions today to warn of the risks of cryptocurrencies.
Bitcoin falls below the $6,000 mark. But crypto trader Brian Kelly says the large cap crypto is "not dead."
Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum are a “poor substitute” for state-backed currencies and would break the internet if used in their current form at a national scale, according to a report published today by a powerful central banking body.
Crypto trader explains 3 reasons ethereum is a better bet than bitcoin.
Bitcoin has plunged nearly 30 percent in the last month, and more than 50 percent this year. But Tom Lee of Fundstrat may have just uncovered the reason behind recent weakness – or at least part of it.
J.P. Morgan Chase and Bank of America said Friday they are no longer allowing customers to buy cryptocurrencies using credit cards.
"The fact that it's clever computer science doesn't mean it should be widely used," Berkshire's Charlie Munger says of bitcoin.
Investors rushed to open new Coinbase accounts after news that CME plans to launch bitcoin futures this year.
Popular online exchange Coinbase is announcing a weighted index fund for cryptocurrencies.
Blockchain, the last remaining native Bitcoin wallet app for iPhone and iPad has been removed from the Apple App Store.
MBA programs at Stanford, Wharton and Georgetown are adding more blockchain and crypto classes in 2018 to keep up with demand from students and recruiters.
Congressmen and cryptocurrency experts are set to meet in Washington this week to talk through what many say is a murky regulatory landscape.
The Bank of England has warned that bitcoin faces a regulatory crackdown, warning that “inherently risky” cryptocurrencies are failing to fulfil their most basic function as money.
Yuzo Kano quit Goldman Sachs twice: once for a rival bank, the second time to open Japan’s first bitcoin exchange since the collapse of Mt. Gox.
A cash machine that accepts the virtual currency bitcoin is set to be distributed around the globe this summer, according to its maker Lamassu, which expects pre-orders for the technology to be placed soon.