Despite having clocked a new lifetime high of $11,831 yesterday, bitcoin prices could be on the verge of a pullback.
Olaf Carlson-Wee, founder and CEO of Polychain Capital, has said that bitcoin is a "breakthrough technology," and perhaps bigger than the internet.
Ukraine's central bank has expanded the group of people working to move the country's national currency to a blockchain.
The developer who created the core technology behind thousands of initial coin offerings is now focusing on a standard for identity.
Sony goes through how it would develop nodes for a blockchain in a recently-released patent application first filed in January.
A lawmaker in New York has introduced four bills in an effort to spur research into possible uses for blockchain by the state's government.
Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro has announced a new cryptocurrency called the "petro."
The Caribbean island of Aruba is working with blockchain startup Winding Tree to build a decentralized marketplace for its tourism sector.
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The price of bitcoin is once again in uncharted territory with weekend traders pushing the digital asset to new highs in Sunday's session.
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One of the developers behind the Drivechain project for bringing sidechains to bitcoin is seeking feedback on the project's code.
The Tezos project founders reportedly asked their foundation to pay for their legal bills after being sued multiple times. The foundation said no.
A streamlined version of the Raiden payments channel network has been launched on the main ethereum blockchain.
Cryptocurrency startup Coinbase has hired a former executive for TD Ameritrade to serve as its new president and chief operating officer (COO).
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Digital rent processor ManageGo will instantly convert the digital currencies into dollars before sending it on to landlords.
The governor of the Bank of France has warned on the risks of investing in bitcoin, calling the cryptocurrency "speculative."
The wait is over for regulated bitcoin futures contracts in the U.S., and prices are rising strongly on the news.
U.S. derivatives giant CME Group will launch bitcoin derivatives trading on December 18 following approval from regulators.
India's finance minister, Arun Jaitley, has said bitcoin is not legal tender in the country and indicated that regulations are under consideration.
The bitcoin price is entering sideways trading, but a break above $10,000 could signal a rally back to all-time highs.
Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein has said it's to early for the bank to consider a bitcoin strategy as it "doesn't feel like a store of value."
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has jumped on the bandwagon of financial bigwigs saying bitcoin is in a bubble.
An older attempt to overcome ethereum's restrictions is getting a refresh, and may bring the platform closer to its aim of being a "world computer."
The Trump administration has said it is keeping an eye on cryptocurrencies like bitcoin in the wake of its recent explosive price jumps.
Developed and developing economies would see different benefits if their central banks issued a cryptocurrency.
One of the world's largest bitcoin exchanges is pushing back against allegations its business is engaging in improper market practices.
The bubble in cryptocurrency threatens the broader financial system, given new buyers’ different motivations from early adopters and use of leverage.
Decentralized currencies could have "spillover effects" on the wider financial system if they get too big, Fed supervision chief Randal Quarles said.
A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent mentions mixing services at exchanges and anonymity-enhancing currencies in Senate testimony.
The report by venture capital firm Atomico also found that more than a third of all ICOs were based in the EU.
But central banks will likely continue discussing government-backed digital currency, said John Williams of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
European Central Bank board member Yves Mersch has said banks need to launch instant payments systems to counter the rise of cryptocurrencies.
A U.S. court has ordered bitcoin exchange Coinbase to disclose details of more than 14,000 customers to the Internal Revenue Service.
Dash traded over an impressive range Thursday, hitting new highs above $800 before dropping back to around $600.
'Big Four' firm PwC recently accepted bitcoin in exchange for advisory services, a news report revealed Thursday.
The cryptocurrency community still has plenty of questions about taxation and regulation, especially as the ICO space heats up.
Bitcoin prices are taking a hit at press time, and could suffer a deeper pullback over the weekend, the price charts indicate.
When phishing sites tried to con investors during its recent ICO, Blockstack used its tech expertise to turn the tables on the tricksters.
The vice president of the European Central Bank said yesterday that investors are taking a risk buying bitcoin at current high prices.
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The government does plan to regulate exchanges and wallet providers, but won't intervene to help such startups get bank accounts, the minister said.
High stakes altcoin investor Willy Woo has the math to back up his (at times turbulent) investment thesis.
Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon reportedly frets about kids selling drugs and pyramid schemes while regulators draft rules for South Korea's exchanges.
The ICO community must self-regulate to lessen the blows likely to come from enforcement and regulatory actions, said speakers at Consensus: Invest.
The price of bitcoin experienced a dramatic decline today at a time when many major exchanges were showing signs of stress from new interest.
Bitcoin "doesn’t serve any socially useful function," says Joseph Stiglitz, a former World Bank chief economist and adviser to the U.S. president.