The head of an influential Senate committee on virtual currencies today warned against "killing the baby in the cradle" by over-regulating bitcoin.
Senator Tom Carper said that there were "good thi... Read More
Welcome to CoinDesk's Yearly Review 2013 - a look at the five hottest, most controversial and thought-provoking events in the world of digital currency through the eyes of skepticism and wonder. Your ... Read More
Editor's note: Matt Mihaly, a bitcoin fan and entrepreneur, recently wrote this article in response to Alan Greenspan's recent comments on bitcoin. Alan Greenspan is an American economist who served a... Read More
Welcome to the CoinDesk Weekly Review 22nd November 2013 - a regular look at the hottest, most controversial and thought-provoking events in the world of digital currency through the eyes of skepticis... Read More
View the full video of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing on virtual currencies here.
Bitcoin could be regulated as a commodity if market volatility continues, acad... Read More
Analysis: What 2019 Could Bring for Bitcoin
Trading in altcoins was a big part of what made Bitcoin price spike towards the end of 2017. A section of the crypto space argues that while altcoins helped Bitcoin’s market cap swell, they also bro
Bitcoin Cash Going Down as Stellar Warms up
Bitcoin Cash’s market cap has been cut in half since the Nov. 15 hardfork which birthed the Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV chains. Now at a mere $3.5 bln and a unit price of ~$201 as at the time of writ
300k User Data from Chinese Auto Finance Platform Sold For One Bitcoin on Dark Web
It is revealed that 300,000 pieces of user data from a Chinese auto finance platform Jiurong were compromised and priced at one bitcoin on the dark web.
According to the leaked data posted, persona
Heyday of Bitcoin Mining Rigs Business at China’s Huaqiangbei is Over Amid Crypto Market Carnage
Bitcoin price slumped to a 13-month low of about $4,300 on Wednesday, making mining the world’s leading digital currency an unprofitable business. A lot of mall miners, mining rigs dealers and minin