News and Articles About Currency
Bitcoin buyer beware. The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau cautions consumers about the risks of investing in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
The hot-tempered former NFL wide receiver wonders how 'easy' the complicated cryptocurrency is. Dont even get us started.
Everyone's buzzing about Rep. Steve Stockman's plan to submit a bill declaring Bitcoin a currency, but this isn't the first time the politician has whipped up a stir.
One startup has launched a game-changing service that swaps bitcoins for dollars and puts them on a prepaid debit card that works in regular ATM machines.
Jeremy Gardner and his peers just might convince top universities to start accepting Bitcoin for donations, tuition payments and more.
In a historic ruling, the IRS said Bitcoin is property, not currency, and will be taxed as such. Here's what you need to know.
The latest twist in the shattered exchange's meltdown has hackers calling Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles a fraud, a liar and a few other choice words. Meanwhile, CoinDesk warns that the leaked files are Bitcoin wallet-pilfering trojans.
The more we know about the curious currency, the weirder it gets.
The price of a Bitcoin plummeted sharply Friday as Mt. Gox temporarily halted withdrawals on its trading platform to fix technical errors.
China is cracking down on Bitcoin, and that means the price bubble is finally bursting.
A look at the ups, downs, and tough truths about the future of Bitcoin and digital currency.
The largest Bitcoin service in the U.S. just got a major push to expand its business.
The founder of the Bitcoin Investment Trust has been meeting with Wall Street players whom he says are preparing to pour vast amounts of money into the digital currency.
Judging by the properties a currency needs to thrive, Bitcoin stacks up well against its rivals.
On the same day that China decided to forbid financial companies from processing Bitcoin-related transactions, Bank of America gave the virtual currency some love.
Roger Ver began investing in bitcoins in 2011. Now, his investments are paying off.
With the value of Bitcoin at record highs, and the holiday season upon us, there's no better time for the cryptocurrency to prove its mainstream usefulness.
Bitcoin is everywhere these days, and so is the confusion. Here are three myths about the virtual currency you need to stop believing now.
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who famously battled Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook's origins, are big investors in the digital currency and say it's worth 100 times its current value.
Investors who would like to make a mint off the Bitcoin market, but who can't be bothered to buy and store bitcoins themselves, may flock to SecondMarket.