iOS app Android app

Bitcoin Value

Understanding Bitcoin

David Bergstein | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business
David Bergstein

Through recent conversations with various friends and colleagues, it has become apparent that Bitcoin is somewhat of a mystery to the majority of the population. The common query, even among seasoned investors, is inevitably, "What is Bitcoin?"

Bitcoin Fans Unmoved By Latest Controversy

AP | By RYAN NAKASHIMA and BREE FOWLER | Posted 05.08.2014 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Who is bitcoin's real creator? The bitcoin community is reacting to that burning question with a collective ho-hum. ...

Whither Bitcoin? Or Wither, Bitcoin?

Christopher Meyer | Posted 04.20.2014 | Money
Christopher Meyer

Bitcoin is managed by a peer network; it is a currency not under the control of any government. Some argue this means it will be a low risk global currency, not buffeted by the performance of any national economy.

So Where Does Bitcoin Go From Here?

Mary Buffett | Posted 04.13.2014 | Business
Mary Buffett

It's fair to say that it has been a couple of rough months for Bitcoin, the once ballyhooed Internet currency. Just as it moved from the shadows into...

These Girls Accept Bitcoins At Their Lemonade Stand

Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business

Bitcoins have been everywhere in the news lately. Their value crashed, it crashed again, yet more and more businesses are accepting them. One particul...

BREAKING: Bitcoin Crashes, Loses A Quarter Of Its Value

The Huffington Post | Katelyn Bogucki | Posted 02.05.2014 | Huffpost Code

Bitcoin's value plummeted today, by 25% from a high of over 1100 US dollars per BTC to a low value of under 830. The virtual currency, whose value has...

Bitcoins Have Never Been More Valuable Than Right Now

Reuters | Posted 01.27.2014 | Technology

By Wanfeng Zhou NEW YORK, Nov 27 (Reuters) - The price of the digital currency bitcoin soared above $1,000 for the fir...

Bitcoin: Society's Boon or Bane?

Ari Zoldan | Posted 10.19.2013 | Technology
Ari Zoldan

Bitcoin, a virtual, decentralized currency, has recently been receiving a considerable amount of press coverage in international mass media.

Bitcoin, Money of the Future? | Posted 09.22.2013 | Small Business

While it is still premature to assess the long-term impact of such crypto-currency systems, Bitcoin is in high demand at the moment.

Gerry Smith

A Disturbing New Way To Skirt Gun Rules | Gerry Smith | Posted 05.19.2013 | Technology

Even as Congress debates gun safety legislation, a flourishing new virtual currency could provide a way around new restrictions by enabling people to ...

WATCH: The Bitcoin Video That Explains It All

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 04.11.2013 | Technology

The digital currency Bitcoin might seem like a baffling trend. But tech geek Mark Fennell and cartoonist Duncan Elms are here to help. Fennell and...

How Exactly Does Bitcoin Work?

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.29.2013 | Technology

For a currency that hardly anybody understands, Bitcoin is a hugely popular and highly valued way of buying and selling. It is a form of Internet mone...

Is Bitcoin Money?

Max Keiser | Posted 05.14.2013 | Business
Max Keiser

Since Bitcoin is now a $400 million market, with its pricehitting new all-time highs, now might be good time to ask, is bitcoin money?