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Bitcoin is an open-source, peer-to-peer, digital decentralized cryptocurrency. Powered by the Blockchain technology, its defining characteristic is its decentralization, i.e. the lack of central governing authority, such as a central bank or a ministry of finance. Bitcoin's issuance and circulation are ensured by regular users via a process known as "Bitcoin mining". Bitcoin can be sent anywhere, anytime, (almost) for free, and with little regard for national borders or government/bank-imposed restrictions.
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Cryptocurrency markets took a hammering on Tuesday, amid calls of #hodl on social media.
A traditional investment officer sees money in cryptocurrencies, but not a long-term future.
There are even instances where people with no former interest in cryptocurrency feel now is the time to start becoming involved in the Bitcoin boom. But some on...
The Dallas Mavericks will start accepting Bitcoin as payment next season, according to a tweet from the NBA team’s owner, billionaire investor Mark Cuban.
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Regulatory uncertainty in Asia has once again rattled cryptocurrency markets as traders nurse 40% portfolio hits
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A new research paper has shown that a single actor was responsible for the 2013 BTC price spike from $150 to $1000.
Two Russian power stations will be transformed into cryptocurrency mining operations, according to local media reports.
80% of the total supply of Bitcoin has now been mined, driving up the difficulty and cost of mining.
Conflicting news out of Korea has played its part in keeping Bitcoin down, yet it has steadied.
New Year Special
A collection of some impressive success stories of the year, as well as the profiles of people who probably wish they’d never touched Bitcoin at all.
US Treasury Secretary intends to keep Bitcoin from becoming the modern equivalent to an anonymous Swiss bank account.
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