Bitcoin holds above $6000 but ends week lower; Bets against Ether hit record

MarketWatch - 23 hours ago
Bitcoin prices held above $6,000 Friday, after a 24-hour selloff resulted in the price of the world's largest digital currency trading perilously close to a crucial support level. A single...

Why Someone Put a Giant, Inflatable Bitcoin Rat on Wall Street, Facing the Federal Reserve Bank

Fortune - 16 hours ago
Bitcoin was created in part out of a distrust of centralized authorities like the Federal Reserve. Now a symbol of the cryptocurrency's growing threat to the Fed stands on Wall Street: a giant,...

Prime Suspect in $24 Million Bitcoin Scam Arrested in Thailand

Cointelegraph - 18 hours ago
Thai citizen Prinya Jaravijit, who allegedly defrauded a Finnish investor of $24 Million worth of Bitcoin (BTC), has recently been detained in Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, the Bangkok Post...

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price Analysis, October 12

Cointelegraph - 19 hours ago
In 2017, Bitcoin (BTC) was being projected as an alternative to gold. Many believed that with its unique properties, the leading digital currency would replace the precious metal as a preferred...

Not Everyone Wants to Fix Bitcoin's 'Time Warp Attack' – Here's Why

CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
Bitcoin's open-source developers don't agree on many things, but you'd be forgiven if you thought something best known as an "attack" might be one of them. Still, there's a...

Plastic surgeon buys top South Korea Bitcoin exchange

Economic Times - 12 hours ago
The hyper-wired South has emerged as one of the world's top Bitcoin markets, at one point accounting for more than 20 percent of global bitcoin transactions -- about 10 times the country's...

Bitcoin struggles to prove its 'safe haven' case, nosediving with the broader markets

CNBC - 2 days ago
Bitcoin's role as a "safe haven" asset in turbulent times is looking more unlikely. As the U.S. stock market saw its biggest drop since February on Wednesday, the largest digital...

Bitcoin price latest: Cryptocurrency PLUNGE ends as digital asset's value stabilises

Express.co.uk - 14 hours ago
The digital coinage hit a low of $6,180 (£4698) on Thursday evening before a small recovery in price early Friday morning which has since seen the value of Bitcoin stabilise around the $6,2350...

If you're mining bitcoin from home, you're now losing money

MarketWatch - 23 hours ago
Bitcoin mining was once, as close as you could get to free money. You plugged in your computer, which began solving complicated mathematical problems on the bitcoin ledger, and you were rewarded with...

Bitcoin 'miners' squander our electrical energy to feed warehouses packed with computers

The Seattle Times - 18 hours ago
This is unlikely to last as Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are destined to claim their rightful place in the museum of failed financial innovations alongside subprime mortgages, junk bonds, stock...

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