|A recent drop in Bitcoin hash rate could spell disaster. What exactly is a ‘chain death spiral?’|
|The original cryptocurrency may never be a widespread payment instrument.|
|Bitcoin is like a bad penny – no matter how much you knock it, it always turns up.|
|China is cutting off supply of cheap power for Bitcoin miners.|
|The author of the first book on Bitcoin’s early days discusses why Bitcoin has become such a polarized community, why so many early Bitcoiners support big blocks, and what could happen now that the SegWit2x hard fork has been suspended.|
|Bitcoin’s price is holding its ground so far today.
As of writing, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is changing hands for
|Bitcoin’s price has increased roughly 814% over the past year – what gives? John Rhodes, author of the Digital Coin Collective on Marketplace, joins the Roundta|
|Cryptocurrencies were once the ‘bad boys’ of finance, traded on the Silk Road rather than Wall Street. But adoption by futures traders will ensure|
|Bitcoin price has increased to over $6,550, after dipping below $5,600 on November 12. Analysts say the surge was triggered by CME’s bitcoin futures listing|
|Prices for the new coin on the block are proving to be as volatile as those of its bigger, older rival|
|Marc Hochstein is the managing editor of CoinDesk and the former editor-in-chief of financial industry publication American Banker.
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|A bitcoin mining company in Singapore is seeing a rising number of customers purchasing mining rigs as the cryptocurrency gains in value.|
|Trezor revealed that the source code of Bitcoin Gold (BCG) has been released and that the Trezor wallet will add support for BCG in the upcoming weeks.|
|The Central Bank of Iran is opening up about its stance on cryptocurrency.
Speaking at a press conference this week, deputy director of new technolo
|Bitcoin had a wild weekend and that translated into record-breaking volumes.|
|Bitcoin’s price has always been volatile, but its 29 percent down-and-mostly-back-up over the last few days was a doozy even for it. For those trying to follow along, there was no shortage of bitcoin jargon to wade through — forks, bitcoin cash, Segwit2x and transaction blocks among them. The big picture is this: The turmoil is what happens when a community designed so no one person or group is in charge tries to sort through the vexing technical and commercial problems created by the pioneerin|