Bitcoin Gold owners apparently selling off into other cryptos

Bitcoin investors appear to be using their newly available Bitcoin Gold to buy into other cryptocurrencies, rather than holding it. The Bitcoin Gold fork went live within the past few hours, and...

Support for Bitcoin Gold, Segwit 2x divided

Software for Bitcoin Gold, which will launch October 24, currently has a flaw which could jeopardize existing Bitcoins, according to a company that produces Bitcoin hard wallets. "Bitcoin Gold’s codebase is, at...

What is a hard fork?

What is a hard fork? The obvious answer is a dining utensil made out of titanium. But in the cryptocurrency world, it's the source of much political and financial debate. A hard fork occurs...

Australian parliament stops double taxation of Bitcoin

Bitcoin will get the same tax treatment as foreign currency after new laws to stop double taxation cleared parliament, The Australian reported today. After July 1, 2018, digital currencies bought by Australians...

Bitcoin, Ethereum down, likely due to former Fed Chair’s statement

(Update: As of 4:41 p.m. Central time on October 18, 2017, Bitcoin's value had rebounded to $5,518, recapturing the majority of value lost in the overnight period. At the same time,...

Exchange leader predicts Bitcoin to $6,000 by end of 2017

A cryptocurrency exchange leader believes that Bitcoin's price will reach at least $6,000 by the end of 2017. Thomas Glucksmann, head of APAC business development at Gatecoin, told CNBC by email: "Throughout the...

Congressmen propose tax relief for Bitcoin users

Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., and Rep. David Schweikert, R-Ariz., co-chairs of the Congressional Blockchain Caucus, introduced the Cryptocurrency Tax Fairness Act of 2017 on September 7. The bipartisan legislation creates a structure...

Bitpay announces sponsorship of college football bowl game

Merchant bitcoin payments processor BitPay has announced that it will sponsor the St. Petersburg Bowl, an annual college postseason football game sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), through 2016.     ESPN Events...

Criminal hackers’ interest in digital currencies skyrockets

There is little question that savvy investors have latched on to Bitcoin and other digital currencies as an investment with great growth potential. Now the cyber-criminals are figuring out the potential...

Digital currencies now legal in California

A bill which would legalize the use of alternative digital currencies such as Bitcoin and other altcoins passed in the California legislature late last week. Here is a summary: This bill makes...
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