A Beginner's Guide to Bitcoin

A Beginner's Guide to Bitcoin

It’s possible that in the last few years, you’ve stumbled across a person or company that uses bitcoin. But what is it? Bitcoin is an emerging encrypted form of digital… Read more »

Jamie Dimon bashes bitcoin again, says cryptocurrencies 'are kind of a novelty'

Jamie Dimon bashes bitcoin again, says cryptocurrencies 'are kind of a novelty'

Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan. Getty Images/ Mark Wilson JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon doubled down on his anti-bitcoin position, saying cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether ‘are a kind of novelty.’… Read more »

JP Morgan CEO Tears Into Bitcoin – Presented by: The Aol. On Network

JP Morgan CEO Tears Into Bitcoin – Presented by: The Aol. On Network

JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon has doubled down on his anti-bitcoin position. Business Insider reports that while speaking with CNBC India the billionaire banker said the recent proliferation of initial… Read more »

Ethereum's Byzantium Hard Fork Postponed For Further Testing

Ethereum's Byzantium Hard Fork Postponed For Further Testing

The planned roll-out date for ethereum’s “Byzantium” network upgrade is being postponed by just over a week. The hard fork for Byzantium – the first leg in ethereum’s Metropolis update… Read more »

Investor Doug Casey: Bitcoin May Be Money, But It Still Might Fail

Investor Doug Casey: Bitcoin May Be Money, But It Still Might Fail

Investor and anarcho-capitalist Doug Casey recently argued that bitcoin qualifies as money – even he’s not sure it’ll last in the long term. In an interview published yesterday, the Casey… Read more »

CFTC Sues New York Man Over Alleged $600k Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme

CFTC Sues New York Man Over Alleged $600k Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed a lawsuit against a New York-based man and his company for allegedly running a bitcoin-based Ponzi scheme. Nicholas Gelfman and his… Read more »

Gravity's Pull? Litecoin Is Down 50% from All-Time Highs and Looking Lower

Gravity's Pull? Litecoin Is Down 50% from All-Time Highs and Looking Lower

The litecoin-U.S. dollar (LTC/USD) exchange rate is again trading below $50, just three weeks after setting a new all-time high just below $100. While the sell-off is in line with… Read more »

Mastercard Hints at Plans for Blockchain Settlement System

Mastercard Hints at Plans for Blockchain Settlement System

Mastercard may be looking to integrate blockchain into its payments infrastructure. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published a new application from the financial giant this week that outlines a solution… Read more »

Dimon Knocks Bitcoin Again: Crackdown Likely on 'Worthless' Cryptocurrency

Dimon Knocks Bitcoin Again: Crackdown Likely on 'Worthless' Cryptocurrency

Jamie Dimon is at it again. Expanding on his recent criticism of bitcoin, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase bank is again out in the media warning “it will end badly”… Read more »

Uruguay's Central Bank Announces New Digital Currency Pilot

Uruguay's Central Bank Announces New Digital Currency Pilot

Uruguay is the latest country to see its central bank start experimenting with its own digital currency, according to statements. The Banco Central del Uruguay (BDC) announced Wednesday that a… Read more »

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