Virtual Currency

  • Showing 1-50 of 1,328 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
  • 27
  • >>
  1. Qtum

    Qtum is a cryptocurrency that combines ethereum's smart contracts with bitcoin's security.
  2. Billionaire Jack Dorsey Bets on Blockchain as Bitcoin Price Craters

    Bitcoin's price tumbled more than 6% even amid news that Twitter billionaire Jack Dorsey is betting on blockchain.
  3. Bitcoin's Lightning Network: Three Possible Problems

    Bitcoin's lightning network is expected to be a big leap forward for the cryptocurrency despite some drawbacks.
  4. Cryptocurrency This Week

    Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market experienced another wild week of turbulent prices amid surprisingly bearish news.
  5. Bitcoin Miners No Longer Turning a Profit Creating Cryptocurrency

    Falling bitcoin prices, a surge in competition among miners and lower transaction fees have cut into miners' revenues.
  6. Are Bitcoin Payment Services Similar to Credit Cards?

    Here's how Bitcoin Payment Services works and if it's a threat to credit card giants like Visa and Amex.
  7. Billionaire Peter Thiel Goes Long on Bitcoin, Iffy About All Other Cryptos

    Billionaire Peter Thiel is a bitcoin bull who's taking a long position on the top cryptocurrency.
  8. Bitcoin Faces 'Death Cross' Chart Pattern

    Chart analysts are increasingly scrutinizing bitcoin, and they're finding a strong bearish signal.
  9. What Are Centralized Cryptocurrency Exchanges?

    Most cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, Ripple and Ethereum are traded via centralized exchanges. Here's how.
  10. Bitcoin Price Crashed in Mass Selloff as Crypto Owners Try to Avoid Taxes

    Bitcoin's price collapse may be due to cryptocurrency owners trying to avoid paying capital gains taxes.
  11. Merkle Root (Cryptocurrency)

    A Merkle root contains information about every single transaction hash that ever was on a particular block in a blockchain.
  12. HD Wallet (Hierarchical Deterministic Wallet)

    An HD Wallet offers better security and automated secure key generation compared to a standard digital wallet.
  13. ASIC

    ASICs are new-age integrated electronic circuits used in cryptocurrency mining hardware devices.
  14. Lightweight Node (Cryptocurrency)

    Lightweight nodes are computers that perform the basic functions that keep a blockchain agile and running.
  15. OneCoin

    Bulgaria-based OneCoin cryptocurrency network is alleged to be a Ponzi scheme.
  16. Bitcoin Bloodbath: Price Nosedives as $53 Billion Wiped off Crypto Market Cap

    Bitcoin's price crashed below $8,000 as $53 billion was wiped off the combined market caps of the cryptocurrency market.
  17. UK Crypto Exchange Operator to Launch First-Ever Physically Settled Bitcoin Futures

    London-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinfloor will launch physically settled bitcoin futures in April.
  18. Google Cryptocurrency Ad Ban is Trouble for Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

    After Google and Facebook banned cryptocurrency ads, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey may feel pressure to do the same.
  19. Playboy To Roll Out Its Own Cryptocurrency Wallet

    Playboy Enterprises plans to launch a cryptocurrency wallet for its network of websites.
  20. Grayscale Launches Four New Cryptocurrency Funds

    Four new funds provide ways to invest in individual cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin Cash, Ether, Litecoin and Ripple.
  21. Bitcoin Bubble 'Probably Just About to Burst,' Says Allianz Global Investors

    The cryptocurrency "ticks all of the boxes that we consider to be essential criteria of any asset bubble," the asset manager ...
  22. Master Node (Cryptocurrency)

    Master nodes are full nodes that incentivize the node operators to perform the core consensus functions of running a blockchain.
  23. Full Node

    Full Nodes are computers on a blockchain that maintain the core consensus rules of the network.
  24. Bitcoin Price Spirals Toward $8,000 After Google Bans Cryptocurrency Ads

    Bitcoin prices plunged 11% after Google banned cryptocurrency ads, following a similar ban by Facebook.
  25. Block Header (Cryptocurrency)

    A block header is the unique identity of a particular block on a blockchain and is hashed by miners for rewards.
  26. SEC Targets Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds In Probe

    For the first time, hedge funds have been drawn into SEC examinations regarding cryptocurrencies.
  27. Coinbase Introduces Cryptocurrency Tax Calculator

    Top cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase recently turned over data on 13,000 clients to the IRS.
  28. Google Bans Advertising Related To Cryptocurrency Products

    Google will ban advertising on cryptocurrency products in a move that could have huge implications.
  29. Bitcoin May Be Spared in Government Cryptocurrency Crackdown

    Bitcoin may not be required to register as a security with the SEC even as it steps up scrutiny of cryptocurrencies.
  30. Crypto-Trading and ICOs Now Allowed in South Korea

    The highly unregulated crypto-market has plagued governments around the world, struggling to form a legal framework.
  31. Returns From Cryptocurrencies Have Varied Massively In The Last 12 Months

    The monthly returns for the top 10 cryptocurrencies varied widely, according to a report by Bitwise Asset Management.
  32. Blockchain to Catalyze a Second-Wave API Economy

    Open protocol lets developers take part in the API economy without sacrificing privacy, while retaining the ability to maximize ...
  33. Block Height

    Block Height indicates the overall length of a blockchain.
  34. Google to Ban Ads on Cryptocurrencies, Related Products

    Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it will ban advertisements for cryptocurrencies and related content starting in June.
  35. Howey Test

    The Howey Test determines whether transactions qualify as "investment contracts."
  36. Are EOS, Cardano, and Tezos the Next Big Cryptocurrencies?

    EOS, Cardano, and Tezos are considered "sleeping giants" among cryptocurrencies that could be set to take off.
  37. $9 Million Lost Each Day In Cryptocurrency Scams

    Cryptocurrencies remain soft targets for scam artists and hackers.
  38. Why China's Neo Can Do What No Other Cryptocurrency Can

    China's Neo cryptocurrency may be the answer to the escalating regulatory concerns surrounding virtual currencies.
  39. What is Bitcoin Gold, Exactly?

    Bitcoin gold is a hard fork of bitcoin that attempts to decentralize the mining process.
  40. Bitcoin Price Limps Along as Misery Index Flashes Buy Signal

    Bitcoin's price is rallying a bit after dropping below $9,000 as the 'Bitcoin Misery Index' hovers at a record low.
  41. Bitcoin Exchange Binance Offers $10 Million Bounty For Arrest of Crypto Hackers

    Bitcoin exchange Binance is offering $10 million in bounties to nab hackers who attack its cryptocurrency trading platform.
  42. Why Bitcoin Is the New Stock Market Indicator

    Changes in the price of bitcoin may signal upcoming stock market moves, some traders say.
  43. Bitcoin Core

    Bitcoin Core is software that includes a wallet, and helps keep the bitcoin blockchain distinguishable and secure.
  44. Bitcoin Improvement Proposal (BIP)

    The Bitcoin Improvement Proposal (BIP) is a document that details the various changes and improvements to the bitcoin network.
  45. Gas (Ethereum)

    Gas is the pricing value required to conduct a transaction or execute a contract on the Ethereum blockchain platform.
  46. Namespace (Cryptocurrency)

    Namespaces is a naming system that allows you to create memorable names for digital addresses on the blockchain network.
  47. Blockstack

    Blockstack is the new-age blockchain-based version of the Internet, that allows full control of data and apps to the user.
  48. Smart Assets (Cryptocurrency)

    Smart Assets are virtual representations of both physical and virtual assets, and are an integral part of many emerging blockchains ...
  49. Lightning Network

    Lightning Network is a second layer to bitcoin's blockchain that proposes to decongest its network by creating micropayment ...
  50. Atomic Swaps

    Atomic swaps are smart contracts that enable exchanges from one cryptocurrency to another without using centralized intermediaries. ...
  • Showing 1-50 of 1,328 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
  • 27
  • >>
Hot Definitions
  1. Money Market

    The money market is a segment of the financial market in which financial instruments with high liquidity and very short maturities ...
  2. Perfect Competition

    Pure or perfect competition is a theoretical market structure in which a number of criteria such as perfect information and ...
  3. Compound Interest

    Compound Interest is interest calculated on the initial principal and also on the accumulated interest of previous periods ...
  4. Income Statement

    A financial statement that measures a company's financial performance over a specific accounting period. Financial performance ...
  5. Leverage Ratio

    A leverage ratio is any one of several financial measurements that look at how much capital comes in the form of debt, or ...
  6. Annuity

    An annuity is a financial product that pays out a fixed stream of payments to an individual, primarily used as an income ...
Trading Center