Virtual Currency

  1. Vanguard's Jack Bogle Says No to Bitcoin

    John Bogle, father of the index fund, says to avoid Bitcoin "like the plague."
  2. Coinbase Loses Court Case Vs IRS: Must Hand Over User Info

    Coinbase must turn over info on users who conducted transactions worth more than $20,000 on its platform.
  3. Bitcoin Price Crashes; Other Cryptocurrencies Follow

    Bitcoin's price fell 14% and the cryptocurrency's market cap plunged 13% within the last 24 hours.
  4. Is Bitcoin In Bubble Territory?

    Bitcoin price's meteoric rise in the last couple of months is drawing scrutiny and criticism.
  5. Bitcoin Should Be Outlawed, Says Nobel Prize Winner Joseph Stiglitz

    The former chief economist at the World Bank made the comment during an interview with Bloomberg.
  6. These States Consume Less Electricity Than Bitcoin

    Bitcoin consumes a huge amount of energy — more than some states.
  7. Amid Bitcoin Surge, Dudley Says Offering Digital Currency on Fed's Radar

    The Federal Reserve is in early stages of considering "what it would mean" to offer digital currencies sometime in the future ...
  8. If You Had Purchased $100 of Bitcoin in 2011

    Your initial $100 of bitcoin is now worth $3,773,758.93.
  9. Bitcoin Price Crosses $11,000

    Bitcoin's price crossed the $11,000 mark this morning.
  10. 5 Ways to Short Bitcoin

    For those investors feeling skeptical about Bitcoin, shorting the cryptocurrency is a possibility.
  11. 16 Cryptocurrencies Have Market Caps Greater Than $1B

    Bitcoin recently crossed the $10,000 mark and its market capitalization is hovering around $185 billion.
  12. Jerome Powell: Cryptocurrencies Aren't Big Enough to Matter Yet

    Incoming Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said he is observing the cryptocurrency market "very carefully."
  13. Tesla CEO Elon Musk Denies Being Bitcoin Creator

    A former SpaceX intern theorized that Tesla titan Elon Musk could be the creator of bitcoin.
  14. Bitcoin Bulls, Bears, and More Bulls Square Off in New York

    No Bitcoin holds barred at the Consensus: Invest 2017 conference.
  15. Is the ICO Whitepaper Dead?

    As more and more cryptocurrencies enter the market, the template of the white paper-the document touting the benefits of ...
  16. Bitcoin Price Inches Towards $10,000

    Bitcoin is almost at $10,000 even as investors are preparing for a $40,000 price target for 2018.
  17. Bitcoin Price Swings Put $10,000 Within Sight

    The cryptocurrency was within $300 of breaking the $10,000 price barrier.
  18. Bitcoin Vs Ethereum: Driven by Different Purposes

    The popularity and rising market capitalization of Ether brings it in competition with all cryptocurrencies, especially from ...
  19. Bubble or Breakthrough? Bitcoin Keeps Central Bankers on Edge

    Central bankers say the success of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is just a bubble.
  20. Bitcoin Price Sets Another Record High By Crossing $9,000 Mark

    Bitcoin's price topped $9,000 this morning and seems on track to pass $10,000 by the end of 2017.
  21. Do Bitcoin Mining Energy Costs Influence Its Price?

    Given that energy costs account for 90% to 95% of bitcoin production costs, what influence do they exert on its prices?
  22. Ethereum Reaches Record High And Bitcoin Price Follows Suit

    Bitcoin has mostly hogged headlines but ethereum is a winner too this year.
  23. Europe Startup Launches Bitcoin-Settled Futures

    NexPay UAB will function as a bank and directly settle payments with the central bank.
  24. Bitcoin Price Still Steady As Ethereum Reaches Record Highs

    Ethereum and bitcoin cash continued their gains as bitcoin registered modest increases in its prices.
  25. Bitcoin Price Steady as Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum Climb

    The two cryptocurrencies rose on positive sentiment even as bitcoin's price moved sideways.
  26. App Uses Cryptocurrency To Help Indigent Post Bail

    Bail Bloc lets you use your spare computing power to mine cryptocurrencies and exchange them for dollars to post bail for ...
  27. Bitcoin Price Holds Steady As Institutional Investors Reconsider Stance

    Bitcoin prices held steady this morning as institutional investors reconsider their stance towards it.
  28. Bitcoin's Price Had a Minor Scare This Morning

    A $31 million hack in Tether resulted in a 6% drop in bitcoin's price, but it regained lost ground.
  29. Bitcoin Search Trends on Google and Investopedia

    Did you know there’s a strong correlation (r=91%) between bitcoin search engine volume and its exchange rate?
  30. Tether Hack: Cryptocurrency Worth $31 Million Stolen

    Bitcoin falls after the supplier of the world’s nineteenth-most valuable virtual currency reports a $31 million theft.
  31. The Importance Of Chinese Hydropower To The Bitcoin Ecosystem

    Cheap hydropower has fueled rising supplies of bitcoins in China.
  32. Could Bitcoin Futures Destabilize the Broader Economy?

    Wall Street is leery about how bitcoin futures will affect the economy.
  33. Bitcoin Price Sets Another High By Crossing $8,200

    Bitcoin's price crossed $8,000 for the first time over the weekend.
  34. Crypto Trading Volume Soars, Beating Some Stock Exchanges

    In recent days, cryptocurrencies like bitcoin saw trading volumes reach new highs.
  35. Bitcoin's Price Crosses $8K for the First Time

    Bitcoin has surpassed $8,000 for the first time and recouped steep losses incurred last week.
  36. Does Bitcoin Cash's Success Signal a Cryptocurrency Conflict?

    As bitcoin prices fell 25% from a new all-time high, bitcoin cash quadrupled in value.
  37. Are Bitcoin Prices Aiming For $8,000 Next?

    Bitcoin's price skyrocketed in just 24 hours. What's fueling the surge?
  38. Bitcoin Price Continues Upward March

    Bitcoin prices, which slid over the weekend, were inching closer to the $7,500 mark.
  39. How SegWit Made for a More User-Friendly Bitcoin

    The controversial SegWit adoption of Aug. 8 removed signatures from bitcoin blocks, allowing for more room and more speed ...
  40. New Economy

    New economy is a buzzword describing new, high-growth industries that are on the cutting edge of technology and are the driving ...
  41. Crypto Market Cap Hits Record High As Bitcoin Price Rises Again

    Bitcoin's price crossed the $7,000 mark again after crashing over the weekend.
  42. Dash Price Climbs 60% As Cryptocurrency Market Dips

    While the price of bitcoin and bitcoin cash faltered, dash surged 60% this week.
  43. Is It Possible That Ethereum Is Not in a Bubble?

    Ethereum has climbed from $8 to more than $300 in 2017, but some experts suggest it is not a bubble.
  44. Morgan Stanley: AMD Cryptocurrency Chip Market to Drop By 50%

    A Morgan Stanley analyst says the global market for graphics chips might fall 50% in 2018.
  45. Square Is Doing Bitcoin Trials

    The mobile payment solutions provider has given some of its Cash app users the option to buy or sell Bitcoin.
  46. How Bitcoin Works

    Miners, hashes, keys, cold storage, blocks - it's confusing. We can help you understand how bitcoin works.
  47. Bitcoin Price Holds Steady But Future Spike May Be In The Cards

    Bitcoin's price remained steady even as bitcoin cash gained more than 11% in the last 24 hours.
  48. What Happens Now That the Bitcoin Hard Fork Was Canceled?

    Late last week, the anticipated bitcoin hard fork was called off abruptly, just days before it was set to take effect. What ...
  49. Could Bitcoin Futures Help Limit Volatility?

    CME, which plans to launch Bitcoin futures, will reportedly impose limits on the fluctuations of bitcoin prices in an effort ...
  50. Bitcoin Prices Undergo Wild Swings Over The Weekend

    Bitcoin Cash almost replaced Bitcoin until it didn't.
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