Billions In Cryptocurrency Wealth Wiped Out After HackA cyberheist at a little-known virtual currency exchange helped wipe billions of dollars off the value of bitcoin and other digital currencies.
Bitcoin Blockchain Contains Child Porn And Using It Could Be Illegal, Study SaysResearchers claim that Bitcoin's blockchain contains child pornography, which could make using it a crime.
Bitcoin Mining Hindering Search For Alien Life, Scientists ClaimThe chief scientist of the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, or SETI Project, says the surging demand for GPUs from cryptocurrency miners is leaving the computer chips in short supply.
Many Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency Owners Not Reporting Holdings On Their Taxes, Report SaysAccording to Credit Karma, less than 100 people out of 250,000 who have filed their 2017 taxes through the company have reported buying cryptocurrency.
As Price Fluctuates Wildly, Millennials Say They'd Invest In Bitcoin Over StocksAccording to recent studies, the Great Recession of 2008 has made a large portion of millennials so fearful of investing in the stock market that young adults say they'd rather take their chances in the volatile world of cryptocurrency.
Bitcoin Plunges Below $8,000 As Credit Cards Ban PurchasesThe digital currency fell below $8,000 on the news that more and more financial institutions are refusing to allow Bitcoin transactions.
Pa. Banking & Securities Secretary Says Bitcoin Investor BewareThe Pennsylvania Banking and Securities secretary has issued a warning to residents about investing in Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies.
Bitcoin Called 'Unstable' By Microsoft, Dropped As A Payment MethodMicrosoft employees told reporters at Bleeping Computer that the cryptocurrency's market was too volatile to keep using for online transactions.
Morgan Stanley: Bitcoin May Actually Be Worth $0Morgan Stanley executive director James Faucette has reportedly sent a memo to his group's clients that suggested the true value of Bitcoin was $0.00.
Bitcoin's Creator Still A Mystery As Net Worth Nears $20 BillionThe cryptocurrency has made its creator, who reportedly owns 980,000 Bitcoins, one of the richest people in the world as their digital fortune is now worth $19.4 billion.
People Mortgaging Their Homes To Buy Bitcoin, Report SaysAccording to reports, a number of investors looking to cash in on the soaring prices have resorted to putting their houses up as collateral to fund the venture.
Bitcoin Keeps Soaring, Value Increases Over $4,000 In 36 HoursThe cryptocurrency has soared to a price of over $16,000 per share on Dec. 7; a jump of over $4,000 in just 36 hours of trading.