Price of bitcoin topped at levels above USD 4,483 before seeing a pullback to clsoe to USD 4,000, as per Coindesk price index.
The cryptocurrency bitcoin is booming and how! The value of one bitcoin has surged past USD 4,000 for the first time gaining more than 20 percent in one week. CNBC-TV18's Manisha Gupta gave us these details.
Since the start of 2017, bitcoin's price against the US dollar has appreciated over 280 percent, while the total cryptocurrency market cap has rallied over 670 percent.
The website will offer multiple cryptocurrencies to buy, sell and trade. Equipped with advance security features and offering dummy trading to create wide awareness.
Users can test the platform’s MVP starting today. Then, on Sep 15, 2017, the full-featured product will launch.
In an extensive conversation with Moneycontrol, Marco Streng, CEO of Genesis Mining, the largest cloud mining company in the world, sheds light upon the cloud mining industry, its challenges and the road ahead for cryptocurrencies.
As per the Coindesk price index, the cryptocurrency peaked at USD 3,242.
Given the recent birth of Bitcoin Cash, the move by the hackers seems to be quite calculated.
Speaking with Moneycontrol, Rahul Raj, co-founder of the company said Koinex Beta will launch on August 25 and from the first day of operations it will support trade in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple.
Post the genesis block creation, bitcoin cash was trading at levels above USD 250 on digital currency exchange Kraken.
All current Bitcoin holders will automatically own Bitcoin Cash. However, if your Bitcoins are stored by a third party such as an exchange, then it depends on whether the exchange will support both the versions or not.
Though crypto experts were not shy to criticize Howard Marks for his views on bitcoin, they should agree or at least pay more heed to his views on ICOs.
In a 23-page document, Howard Marks spoke in length about the inflated valuations of cryptocurrencies.
A big risk with using bitcoins as currency is that unlike an online banking or credit card or debit card or any other digital transaction fraud, it is impossible to get the money back
The Singapore based startup TenX, according to Bloomberg is issuing a debit card that could convert digital currencies such as the Bitcoin with legally accepted currencies like Dollar, Yen etc.
To cope with the upcoming software update for bitcoin, India exchanges plan to stop oprations around Ausgust 1, to safeguard their users.
Here's a quick guide on what is about to happen and what one should do to secure his bitcoins during these turbulent times
Bitcoin prices fell below USD 2,100 today and are inching towards breaking the USD 2,000 level, as bears continue their rampage on cryptostreet.
A government official privy to the development told Moneycontrol that bitcoin and other virtual currencies won't be declared illegal in India but under which regulatory body they will fall is still unclear.
The unknown man, now fondly known as the 'bitcoin sign guy', is receiving a lot of love from the cryptocurrency community and is being showered with a lot of bitcoins
Many argue that such old-school terminology for securities does not apply to the newly born crypto-asset market. In short, given the past trend, a 20 percent decline may not necessarily mean that the crypto market has entered a bear territory.
The massive sell-off which started on Monday picked up steam yesterday, which led to the total market cap of cryptocurrencies to fall to its lowest point since May.
In an interview with Moneycontrol, Praveen Kumar, Chairman and CEO of the company said it is coming up with its own blockchain, named Belrium, in the month of September, the token for which will be called BEL.
Speaking to Moneycontrol Charles Hayter, co-founder and CEO of cryptocurrency data platform CryptoCompare, sheds light on the what Bitmain's proposed hard fork is and what it means for bitcoin, as a technology and on its price.
A government panel is looking at ways to fix accountability for transactions done through virtual currencies and whether a separate oversight body needs to be created.