Could Bitcoin’s ‘Whales’ Manipulate the Market?

Bitcoin has captured the public imagination this year — or at least, as its price skyrocketed, tapped into public greed. But bitcoin was built...

Bitcoin’s energy use is out of control … but maybe that’s the point?

The soaring value of bitcoin is encouraging more and more companies and individuals to engage in “mining”. Mining is actually a process which secures...

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The internet is full of crypto sites. The moment you type ‘crypto’ into any search engine, hundreds, if not thousands of crypto sites show...

Bitcoin Price to Hit $50,000 Next Year: Private Venture Capitalist

Kenetic Capital managing partner has said that he expects bitcoin to reach $50,000 by the end of 2018 as the cryptocurrency market becomes globally...

Understanding Futures: A Primer for Bitcoiners

Lanre Sarumi is the CEO of Level Trading Field, an interactive online platform for professionals in the finance industry. "Study the past if you would...

PwC’s Hong Kong Office Accepts Bitcoin Payment

"Big Four" auditing and accountancy firm PwC has accepted its first ever payment in cryptocurrency. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, out today, the...

Coinbase Now Lets You Convert your Altcoins into Bitcoin Coinbase Now Lets You Convert...

Want to convert your altcoins to bitcoins this Christmas? Coinbase has launched Coinbase Convert, a new feature that allows retail users to make direct...

England Not Taking Bitcoin Seriously

REGULATIONS As Bitcoin’s bull run begins to settle above the $16,000 mark, financial institutions and regulators are still skeptical of the meteoric rise in value. England’s...

Russia’s Biggest Bank Pilots Money Transfer on an IBM Blockchain

Sberbank has piloted the Russian banking industry’s first ever payment transaction over a blockchain. Sberbank, Russia’s biggest bank by assets, has executed a real-time money...

Bitcoin could boost Japan’s GDP, Nomura analysts say

Nomura analysts Yoshiyuki Suimon and Kazuki Miyamoto estimate the wealth effect of bitcoin could boost consumer spending in Japan to as much as...

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