In so doing, the coverage arguably shifted from largely positive articles to more controversial explorations of bitcoin that were sometimes found to be at odds with common consensus among the technology's observers.
So far, only one winner has made public their purchasing of auction blocks, with New York-based bitcoin exchange itBit confirming it successfully secured five blocks on behalf of a syndicate of clients and investors.
“Mining” is the engine that keeps the Bitcoin network working, but it has swelled into a resource-hungry, capital-intensive, centralized syndicate. Is the Internet's native currency worth all the effort?
The price of bitcoin declined nearly 8% over the course of the day's trading, falling from $337.93 to below $300 before recovering at around the $311.
The bitcoin cybercurrency can help them defeat regulators, writes Brett Arends.
Microsoft has made an investment into bitcoin, partnering with a startup to offer blockchain technology to big businesses.
The price of bitcoin on the CoinDesk USD Bitcoin Price Index fell more than 13% today to reach a seven-day low of $329.12. At press time, bitcoin was trading at an average of $332.89 across major USD bitcoin exchanges, ...
Go ahead and say the word "bitcoin," and acknowledge that it's the actual platform that is driving this innovation that we're all building on.
The block-size limit dispute, at its heart, represents a trade-off between efficiency and security. Bigger blocks allow for more transactions on the Bitcoin network but could reduce mining power utilization and lead to ...