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Bitcoin was in top 10 list on Wikipedia in 2017

Gone are the days when you had to personally break down the concept of “Bitcoin” to your less informed friends and family. Wikipedia has got them all up to speed now. The 2017 edition of the annual ‘Top 50 Report’ of Wikipedia shows that Bitcoin was the ninth most-read article on the digital encyclopedia for […]

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Bitcoin Price Hits Four Week High

Bitcoin price hit four-week highs in Asian hours but continues to underperform when compared to alternative cryptocurrencies (altcoins). Having scaled a long-term bearish trendline, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization rose to $9,021 at 07:30 UTC – the highest level since March 22, according to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index. Bitcoin Price Looks Flat But […]

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NY attorney general investigating bitcoin exchanges

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman launched an investigation into bitcoin exchanges today, his office announced. He’s looking into thirteen major exchanges, including Coinbase, Bitfinex and Gemini Trust, requesting information on their operations and what measures they have in place to protect consumers. “Too often, consumers don’t have the basic facts they need to assess […]

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Bitcoin boosted by IMF chief Christine Lagarde’s positive comments

The No. 1 digital currency bitcoin regained ground Tuesday, after some upbeat remarks by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde pushed bitcoin back above $8,000. The price of a single bitcoin was last at $8,089.92, up 0.5% on the day and off its early morning low of $7,972.55. The digital-currency community got some good […]

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Bitcoin heist of $3 million reported by Coinsecure

One of India’s biggest cryptocurrency trading platforms has lost about 438 Bitcoins worth some 190 million rupees ($3 million), allegedly due to a rogue employee. An official at Delhi-based Coinsecure was extracting Bitcoin to distribute to customers and he claims the funds were lost in the process, parent company Secure Bitcoin Traders Pvt. said in […]

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Bitcoin jumps above $8,000

Bitcoin jumps above $8,000 Bitcoin climbed again Friday, reaching its highest since March 2018. The Bitcoin cryptocurrency briefly rose more than 6.5 percent over the last 24 hours to a high of $8,204, its highest in more than two weeks, according to Coinbase. Bitcoin traded near $8,085 as of 4:07 p.m. ET Friday, up 18.2 […]