Tag Archives: digital currency
- Bitcoin punches through $4,600 price wall to set fresh all-time high
August 30, 2017
Bitcoin’s price climbed to a new record high on Wednesday, proving that investors are still interested in snapping up the digital currency. The cryptocurrency rose to as much as $4,602.79 during early Wednesday morning’s trading, according to Bitcoin.com data. Bitcoin edged off that high in the afternoon trade, when its...
- South Korea to dispose $500K worth of seized bitcoin in public auction
June 22, 2017
Following in the footsteps of the United States, the South Korean government has announced that it will auction 216 bitcoins that it confiscated in 2016. The cache of digital currency, currently worth close to $600,000, was seized by members of the South Gyeonggi Provincial Police Agency, who arrested a 33-year-old...
- Bitcoin tops $2,100 as global demand for digital money rises
May 22, 2017
Bitcoin is on a path to prove its doubters wrong. And being associated with criminal activity has not stopped the popular digital currency from seeing a stunning rally this year. After powering through the $2,000 barrier over the weekend, bitcoin traded as high as $2,134.86 in the early trading hours...
- Bitcoin rebounds from two-month low as traders turn to other digital currencies
March 28, 2017
The price of bitcoin is back above $1,000 level after falling to its lowest level in more than two months. Bitcoin traded under $1,000 from Friday morning until Monday afternoon, and even fell beneath $900 on Saturday—a huge drop for the popular digital currency, which hit a fresh all-time high...
- Bitgame Labs CEO: Volatility no longer a key issue with bitcoin
March 23, 2017
Bitcoin opens the door to many opportunities that did not exist before it was created. Yet, the digital currency has yet to convince some investors who remain unconvinced about its potential as an alternative currency. One reason for the skepticism surrounding bitcoin is its volatility. The digital currency, as we...
- Bitcoin’s price crashes as it braces for an ugly split
March 20, 2017
Bitcoin lost more than 20 percent of its value over the weekend as a growing split among developers threaten to break the digital currency in two. The popular digital currency reached a low $988 during Sunday’s trading—a huge drop from last week’s high of $1,259—as the debate among bitcoin developers...
When we say Bitcoin, we mean Bitcoin Cash
October 17, 2017
‘Game of skill’ allows users to bet on bitcoin price movements
September 1, 2017
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017