A small town three hours east of Seattle is turning into the epicenter of bitcoin mining in the United States. Wenatchee, Washington is home to a dozen of the largest bitcoin and cryptocurrency miners in the country. And the head of the local power utility,...
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is weighing a new trading operation dedicated to bitcoin and other digital currencies, the first blue-chip Wall Street firm preparing to deal directly in this burgeoning yet controversial market, according to people familiar with the matter. Goldman’s effort...
Bitcoin staged a rally over the weekend to hit a one-month high despite experts warning of a potentially volatile upcoming event for the cryptocurrency. The digital currency hit a high of $4,867 Monday, its highest since Sept. 2 and before the China crackdown, according...
An insidious attack trend has been catching my eye lately. It's called the software supply chain attack.The scheme goes like this: Hackers compromise a trusted software vendor, subvert its products with their own malicious versions, and then use the tainted...
LONDON — Bitcoin is at a one month high against the dollar on Sunday as it continues to rise. Bitcoin is up 2.3% to $4,538.90 at 3.30 p.m. BST (10.30 a.m. ET): ...
Bitcoin is at a one month high against the dollar and continues to rise. It marks...
Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s former Chairman Arthur Levitt doesn’t think the regulator is equipped to handle bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that has been surging in value all year. According to a news report in Reuters, Levitt made the comments at the Economist’s Finance Disrupted conference in New York....
Bitcoin's valuation is soaring - up 322% since the start of the year - but plenty of critics are throwing shade at the dazzling cryptocurrency. Most prominently, JPMorgan Chase (JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon earlier this month called the digital currency a "fraud" and described it as...
Despite its name, cryptocurrency isn’t just money. It could also be debt or equity and so it should be regulated and taxed in the same way as other finance. The tokens investors get when they buy a cryptocurrency, like Bitcoin, can be used to buy...