FS: Again, surveying the entire market and capturing all data is not easy. Most indexes grab data from 3-6 exchanges and call it 'an index.' Capturing a handful of exchange volumes will show you only ... Read More
Correction: Article has been updated to reflect that one-year high is based on BPI closing prices; 36% gain was achieved in last two weeks, not last four days.
The price of bitcoin has hit its... Read More
Bitcoin exchange trading volumes have hit an all-time high even as the digital currency's price closes in on a 52-week peak.
According to Bitcoinity, the busiest day for exchanges to date was recor... Read More
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A patent application published Thursday claims the process of conducting scientific research can benefit from the blockchain.
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According to a press release iss
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