Bitcoin

Davos 2017: The BitFury Group Launches ‘Global Blockchain Business Council’
January 20th, 2017

The group will provide a forum for cooperation and partnerships in the blockchain sphere and will help businesses to adopt the technology.

Daimler Acquires Bitcoin Services Company PayCash to Develop ‘Mercedes Pay’
January 19th, 2017

German automotive giant is launching its own ‘on-the-go’ payment solution to let drivers pay for the company’s mobility services using their mobile phones.

Bitcoin Price Rises As China’s Central Bank Inspects Three Leading Bitcoin Exchanges
January 19th, 2017

The People’s Bank of China found some violation of rules in the operations of major bitcoin exchanges.

Overstock’s TØ to Expand Its Range of Services After Acquisition of Blue Ocean Technologies
January 18th, 2017

The partnership will expand the T0’s presence and range of services in the global financial ecosystem.

Bitcoin Exchange Coinbase Gets New York’s BitLicense
January 18th, 2017

The New York Department of Financial Services approved the virtual currency and money transmitter license for Coinbase after a thorough review of its applications.

Bitcoin Startup Paxful Launches Bitcoin-Based Affiliate Contest, Gives Away 10 Bitcoins
January 11th, 2017

The contest that will last for a month is expected to promote bitcoin as a business opportunity.

Bitcoin Price Falls 10% as China’s Central Bank Starts Investigation of Exchanges
January 11th, 2017

China’s central bank unveiled plans to more closely inspect operations of digital currency exchanges in an effort to curb the yuan’s outflow.

‘Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Decision Is Expected by March 11, But Approval Likelihood Is Very Low,’ Say Analysts
January 11th, 2017

The analysts underlined that there is no particular reason for the SEC disapproval, it is just a mixture of fear, uncertainty and doubt that can make the approval process difficult.

Bitcoin is Declining as Chinese Government Decides to Crack Down on Bitcoin Exchanges
January 10th, 2017

Bitcoin price demonstrated a sharp drop on Friday after the central bank of China warned users of the threats associated with the investment in digital currency.

China Looks to Stem Outflows as Authorities Zero In On Bitcoin
January 9th, 2017

The Chinese government seriously intends to keep its money at home.

China Central Bank Pushes For Rational Investment in Bitcoin
January 6th, 2017

The People’s Bank of China emphasized that bitcoin is not a currency and can’t circulate in the market as a real currency.

Bitcoin Price Dropped About 22% Yesterday, Currently Trading at $1000 Level
January 6th, 2017

The current price slump is strongly connected with attempts of China to shore up the yuan.

Bitcoin Price Breaks All-Time High on Chinese Exchanges, Currently Trading at $1275 Level
January 5th, 2017

Bitcoin has gained 123% in 2016, making it the top performing currency for the second year in a row.