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Bitcoin Tumbles After $40 Million Cryptocurrency Hack

06/11/2018, It’s not uncommon for cryptocurrency exchanges to get hacked and the losses often run into tens of millions of dollars. Whenever something like this happens, the bitcoin price tends to take a hit as a result and that’s precisely what has...

U.S. Investigating Price Manipulation Of Cryptocurrencies

05/24/2018, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been on a wild ride over the past few months with significant price volatility that may have made some people a lot of money but it would have certainly cost a lot of people money as well. The U.S. Justice...

Redditors Will No Longer Be Able To Make Bitcoin Payments

03/28/2018, Reddit was one of the earlier adopters of the Bitcoin cryptocurrency. It allowed users to pay for premium membership by using Bitcoin, but it appears that is no longer an option as the company has recently disabled the option. The good news is that it is...


New York Power Companies Can Charge Bitcoin Miners More

03/20/2018, It is no secret that mining for cryptocurrency like Bitcoin will require a lot of electricity, which is why sometimes it has been suggested that sometimes it might not necessarily be worth all the energy and money spent setting up a mining rig as the...

Steve Wozniak Scammed Out Of $75,000 In Bitcoin

02/28/2018, One has to be careful when dealing in digital currencies given the number of scammers operating who are simply looking to make a quick buck. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak personally experienced bitcoin fraud when he was scammed out of $75,000 worth of...

Coinbase Handing Over Data On 13,000 Bitcoin Traders To IRS

02/27/2018, The IRS requested Coinbase, a popular digital currency exchange based in San Francisco, in November 2016 for data on all of its users who bought Bitcoin from 2013 to 2015. The IRS wanted to find out traders who had evaded cryptocurrency taxes. Coinbase...

South Korea May Not Ban Cryptocurrency Trading At All

02/20/2018, The price of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has fallen down significantly over the past few weeks due to several factors, one of them being rumors about South Korea placing a blanket ban on cryptocurrency trading. That, coupled with news of increasing...

Lawmakers May Back Rules For Federal Oversight Of Cryptocurrencies

02/19/2018, People dealing in cryptocurrency aren’t really fans of government regulation and oversight of the digital asset class. Cryptocurrency values often take a beating when it seems like some major countries might impose stricter rules on digital assets...

Australian Juice Company To Giveaway Bitcoins In A Competition

02/19/2018, Considering what bitcoin is worth, we’re sure that nobody would turn down owning one bitcoin, if not part of it. Now it seems that over in Australia, juice company Boost Juice have announced a competition in which they will be giving away four bitcoins...

Arizona Could Allow Tax Payments In Bitcoin

02/13/2018, Bitcoin is one of the most popular digital currencies in the world and while it’s a long way from completely replacing the real currencies we’ve known forever, it’s now accepted in a lot more places than it was just a few years ago....