Bitcoin News

Bitcoin Reaches a Two-Week High and the Zuckerberg Fact-Check Is In. 3 Things to Know Today.

Here's what you should know today about Bitcoin, Mark Zuckerberg and Heinz's new product, Mayochup. Stay in the know in 60 seconds.

Hayden Field

· 1 min read

3 Internet-Based Businesses You Can Start in 2018

Online experiences connect people worldwide to your brand and the solutions you offer -- without requiring a big budget to launch your digital storefront.

Manish Dudharejia

· 6 min read

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."

Jeffrey Hayzlett

· 8 min read

Banks, Tech Companies Move on From Bitcoin to Blockchain

Blockchain, the technology that underlies Bitcoin, is generating interest from investors.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Bitcoin Is Now Tax Free in Europe

The European Court of Justice ruled the virtual currency can be treated in the same way as traditional money.

Matt Clinch

· 2 min read

Bitcoin Is Now Classified as a Commodity in the U.S.

The digital currency has the same designation as gold or oil.

Matt Clinch

· 3 min read

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.

Daniel Cooper

· 1 min read

Entrepreneurs Jump on the Bitcoin Bandwagon

The digital currency offers lower transaction fees, a new customer base and easier online checkout. Are you in?

Jaia Thomas

· 3 min read

CNBC

· 3 min read

Bitstamp Expected to Resume Trading Within Hours

The Bitcoin exchange, which shut down following a security breach, says it will begin trading the virtual currency again within the next day or so.

Reuters

· 2 min read

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.

Reuters

· 4 min read

Accepting Bitcoin Payments Increasingly Looks Like Smart Business

The novel new form of payment has advantages for businesses over credit cards for ordinary transactions.

Matt Odell

· 3 min read