Bitcoin

Paris Attacks: Anonymous Hackers Declare War on ISIS
November 16th, 2015

Hacker group Anonymous have declared war against ISIS following the attacks in Paris last week that killed 132 people, a self-described member said in a video.

Russian Ruble Moves Beyond 73 Versus US Dollar to Record Low
December 16th, 2014

Emergency measures by the Russian central bank on Monday night, aimed at limiting the ruble’s devaluation, looked to have fallen short within hours of their announcement, with the ruble tumbling against the us dollar.

PayPal Announces Bitcoin Payment Partnership with BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin
September 23rd, 2014

PayPal has announced partnerships with BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin.

WWDC 2014: Apple Policy Update Could Allow Bitcoin Payments
June 3rd, 2014

Apple is to apply a new policy that can give way to payments via digital currency.

Price of Iceland’s Auroracoin Falls 50% Against Bitcoin After Airdrop
March 25th, 2014

Iceland’s attempted national digital currency auroracoin fell 50% against Bitcoin airdrop.

First U.S. Bitcoin Vending Machine Installed in New Mexico Cigar Shop
February 18th, 2014

Robocoin revealed on Tuesday that later this month the first automated teller machines in the U.S. will be installed, that would probably become the latest step into the mainstream for the digital currency. “This is my current contribution to advancing Bitcoin into the mainstream,” Eric Stromberg, owner of the Albuquerque Bitcoin vending machine, told reporters. […]

Bitcoin: The Digital Currency Invented by Thomas Edison? [Infographic]
February 11th, 2014

A single dollar invested in Bitcoin just a few years ago just became worth $44,700 now. Bitcoin, or what the US Department of Justice calls a “renegade currency,” is controversial and it’s not for everyone. But the technology behind it is extraordinary.

Dogecoin is One Step Closer to Being Real Money
February 2nd, 2014

Launched in early December 2013, Dogecoin has become an established player in the world of virtual currencies, making it to the top five of world cryptocurrencies.

Bitcoin Sinks after China Restricts Yuan Exchanges
December 18th, 2013

China’s biggest Bitcoin exchange has stopped accepting deposits of Chinese yuan, causing price decline of the digital currency.

Top 10 Google Search Trends in 2013, According to Google Zeitgeist List [Video]
December 17th, 2013

Google releases the Zeitgeist, or “Spirit of the Times,” lists every year r to highlight the top trending searches by online visitors to Google.

As Feds Sing Praises, Cryptocurrency Bitcoin Hits Record High
November 19th, 2013

Senior U.S. law-enforcement officials revealed that they see benefits in digital forms of money.

Man Buys $27 of Bitcoin, Forgets About Them, Finds They’re Now Worth $1 Million
October 30th, 2013

Norwegian man discovers $27 bitcoin investment now worth more than enough to buy an apartment.

Canada to Get World’s First Bitcoin ATM Next Week
October 28th, 2013

The first bitcoin ATM that will trade the digital currency for cash and vice versa will go live in Canada on Tuesday.