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Bitcoin price defies Capitol Hill critics, jumps $1,000 in 30 minutes

Bitcoin price defies Capitol Hill critics, jumps $1,000 in 30 minutes

Bitcoin's price rose defiantly in the wake of recent criticism this morning, climbing US$1,000 (AU$1,420), a gain of nearly 11 percent, in just over...
U.S. Congressman: Libra crypto 'may do more to endanger America' than Osama bin Laden

U.S. Congressman: Libra crypto ‘may do more to endanger America’ than Osama bin Laden

Brad Sherman, a Democrat member of the U.S House of Representatives, called Facebook's Libra a greater threat to the country than Al-Qaeda terrorist Osama...

ALL THAT GLITTERS: Investors file lawsuit over $30 million diamond-backed crypto Ponzi scheme

A group of Venezuelan investors has filed a lawsuit over Argyle Coins, a diamond-backed cryptocurrency they say is a Ponzi scheme. The lawsuit was filed...
PRESIDENT NOCOINER: Donald Trump 'not a fan' of Bitcoin

President Donald Trump ‘not a fan’ of Bitcoin

In a series of tweets, U.S. President Donald Trump came out as a nocoiner, saying he is not a fan of Bitcoin and other...
Did Bitcoin just get the thumbs-up from the U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman?

Fed Chairman slams Libra, confirms Bitcoin as a legit ‘store of value like gold’

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell compared Bitcoin to gold, calling it a store of value, during his testimony before the Senate Banking Committee. The hearing,...
Another city caves to hackers, pays $460K Bitcoin ransom

Another city caves to hackers, pays $490K Bitcoin ransom

Another city in Florida has given in to the demands of hackers behind a ransomware attack and are paying a hefty Bitcoin ransom. The city...

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