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Japanese Company Starts Paying Employees In Bitcoin

12/17/2017, Bitcoin is all the rage these days. The cryptocurrency’s value has surged significantly over the past couple of weeks and it shows no signs of slowing down. People have even started asking for bitcoin in exchange for their apartments now so...

This Miami Condo Can Only Be Bought With Bitcoin

12/14/2017, Bitcoin is now accepted a whole lot more than it was just a few years ago. There has been a lot of hype surrounding the virtual currency lately, particularly since the price of Bitcoin has been shooting up like crazy over the past few weeks. There’s no...

People Are Taking Out Mortgages To Buy Bitcoin

12/12/2017, We can be pretty sure that many of you guys out there are probably regretting that you did not cash in on Bitcoin when it was still relatively cheap. Back then not much was known about the cryptocurrency, and you couldn’t really be blamed if you thought...

Bitcoin Smashes Through $10,000 Barrier

11/29/2017, Bitcoin has been on a wild ride this year. Many had predicted that it would break the $10,000 ceiling by the end of this year. Bitcoin has done that in spectacular fashion and with little over a month to go before the year ends. It’s through the...

Samsung Transforms 40 Galaxy S5s Into A Bitcoin Mining Rig

10/29/2017, The Samsung Galaxy S5 was launched back in 2014, which by today’s mobile standards makes it practically “ancient”. However it seems that despite it being considered old, it looks like there could still be a ton of use left for the phone, especially...

China’s Bitcoin Crackdown Continues

09/18/2017, China isn’t taking too kindly to digital currency. Weeks after banning the controversial initial coin offerings after classifying them as illegal means of funding, it’s continuing its crackdown on the most popular digital currency out there....

HBO Hackers Are Demanding Millions In Bitcoin

08/08/2017, As you might have heard, HBO was recently hacked and with the hack, quite a ton of data was stolen in the process. To prove that the hack was successful, the hackers then released quite a bit of material, one of which was a Game of Thrones script. However...

Bitcoin Has Split, What Now?

08/01/2017, The power brokers behind Bitcoin were trying to bring all parties involved to a single solution which would have allowed for the continuation of a unified digital currency. They weren’t able to do that by the deadline this morning as a result of...

eBay Sees An Uptick In Secondhand GPU Sales

07/21/2017, In recent years, the demand for cryptocurrency is on the rise, such as bitcoin and ethereum. However in order to mine for the currency, miners have turned to the use of various hardware such as GPUs, and for a while things were looking pretty good for...

Japan’s Bic Camera Will Start Accepting Bitcoin As Payment

07/17/2017, If you’re someone who mines for bitcoin or trades in bitcoin, you might be interested to learn that there will be more places for you to spend your cryptocurrency at. In a report from the Nikkei Asian review (via Peta Pixel), it seems that Japanese...

Ethereum Crash Wiped Out Many And Also Minted A Millionaire

06/22/2017, Even if you’re not interested in virtual currencies, you might have heard the names ethereum and GDAX yesterday on social media. Ethereum is a cryptocurrency, much like Bitcoin, and it’s one of the more actively traded virtual currencies....

High School Dropout Rides Bitcoin Wave To Millionaire Status

06/21/2017, Many of us had the opportunity to invest in Bitcoin back when the cryptocurrency was very cheap. However, we also knew it to be very volatile and risky. Those who had high-risk tolerance and took a chance on the virtual currency are quite happy today....