Tag Archives: Bitcoin Cash
- Tensions in Asia propel bitcoin past $4,000 to new milestone
August 14, 2017
Bitcoin’s swift rise isn’t over. On Monday, the digital currency was hovering above the $4,000 mark—the new all-time high it crossed over the weekend, when its trading price reached a high of $4,489.99, according to OKCoin data. The cryptocurrency is currently trading at $4,044 level with a market capitalization of...
- Coinbase attains ‘Unicorn’ status with $100M fresh funds
August 11, 2017
Cryptocurrency has found its first unicorn. On Thursday, bitcoin start-up Coinbase announced that it has succeeded in raising $100 million in a new round of funding at a private valuation of $1.6 billion. The Series D funding round was led by venture capital firm Institutional Venture Partners, and was joined...
- Bitcoin catches attention of American Airlines, AT&T
August 9, 2017
Bitcoin has been on a tear, and major merchants are starting to take notice—seriously. Many of the important global retailers, including Starbucks, Subway, Dell, Expedia, Overstock.com and Microsoft, are already on board the cryptocurrency train. But what about the other merchants? Several months ago, the team behind CoinGeek started an...
- Extended gains: Bitcoin climbs above $3,400 to new all-time high
August 8, 2017
Bitcoin is out to prove that the scaling debate is a thing of the past. The digital currency extended its gains to a new all-time high on Monday, when it reached an unprecedented $3,440 on Bitfinex. Bitcoin is currently trading at $3,415 with a market capitalization of $56.3 billion, according...
- Bitcoin surges post fork to surpass $3,200 for the first time
August 7, 2017
The price of bitcoin has shot up—again—into record territory, less than a week after the network split that worried some investors. Bitcoin leaped more than 16 percent and hit a new all-time high of $3,360.87 on Saturday, according to CoinDesk data. By Sunday, the digital currency has settled down to...
- Online gaming industry bets big on Bitcoin Cash
August 4, 2017
True to its reputation as an early adopter, the online gambling industry is now gearing up to help further the fledging success of the newest cryptocurrency in town—Bitcoin Cash. First on the list is Bitcoin-only casino Slots.com, which announced that it will start accepting Bitcoin Cash on its platform, CoinGeek...
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017