Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies: the Next Shiny Object or the Next Gold Mine?
Cryptocurrency is evolving, as one CEO in the field put it, "at a faster pace than the dotcom boom two decades ago."
Banks, Tech Companies Move on From Bitcoin to Blockchain
Blockchain, the technology that underlies Bitcoin, is generating interest from investors.
Bitcoin Is Now Classified as a Commodity in the U.S.
The digital currency has the same designation as gold or oil.
Japanese Court: Bitcoin Can't Be Owned, People Can't Sue Mt. Gox for Compensation
A judge ruled that bitcoins don't have the 'tangible qualities' needed to constitute owned property by Japanese law.
Australia Probes Bitcoin Crime Links as Currency Craves Legitimacy
A top law enforcement agency is investigating bitcoin's role in organized crime as politicians and financial regulators embrace the digital currency as a legitimate part of modern business.
Accepting Bitcoin Payments Increasingly Looks Like Smart Business
The novel new form of payment has advantages for businesses over credit cards for ordinary transactions.