Bitcoin’s scary drop rattles one of its biggest bulls

Bitcoin is getting burned. The controversial cryptocurrency plunged near the $11,000 mark on Friday, losing nearly a third of its value in a single day,...

US Government to Sell Off $10 Million in Seized Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash

The U.S. government is planning to sell off confiscated bitcoins seized during an opioid drug case that are now worth almost $10 million in...

Japan: The New Heart of Bitcoin

Yuzo Kano is the CEO for BitFlyer, one of Japan's largest cryptocurrency exchanges. He previously worked at Goldman Sachs developing settlement systems, and later...

Bitcoin Futures Launch Sees Price Spike as CBOE Website Crashes

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE)'s website became unavailable just as it launched its first bitcoin futures contracts at 6 p.m. EST on Sunday. The...

Bitcoin Exchange Youbit to Declare Bankruptcy After Hack

A South Korean bitcoin exchange is moving to declare bankruptcy following what it said was a debilitating hack and theft. A message on Youbit's official website posted...

NASA, ESA Considering Innovative Applications of Blockchain Technology

NASA and other space agencies, such as the European Space Agency (ESA), are considering potential applications of blockchain technology to space missions and internal...

Five Bitcoin Must Reads of 2017

Bitcoin has enjoyed a massive increase in value and a surge of new users over the last 12 months. Its success looks set to...

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...

Mark Zuckerberg says bitcoin could be come to Facebook in the future

The technology powering bitcoin could help improve Facebook in the future, Mark Zuckerberg has said. As part of a commitment to help fix the site over...

Bought Your First Bitcoin or Ether? Brace for the Fees

I sent $25 of Bitcoin from one address (in Coinbase) to another (Kraken). - $25 sent - $16 fee - $41 total 40% of the total transaction in...

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