Square Inc. Stock Surged On Recycled News of Bitcoin PartnershipBitcoin

Square Inc. Stock Surged On Recycled News of Bitcoin Partnership

Square Inc. (SQ) stock soared after old news that it plans to test integration of bitcoin payments on its platform…

Virtual currencies are commodities, US judge rulesCryptocurrency

Virtual currencies are commodities, US judge rules

Virtual currencies like bitcoin can be regulated as commodities by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, a federal judge ruled…

Russia: Vladimir Putin Signals Obligatory Cryptocurrency Regulation Will Begin ‘July 1’Cryptocurrency

Russia: Vladimir Putin Signals Obligatory Cryptocurrency Regulation Will Begin ‘July 1’

Putin sets crypto legalization date for July 1, lawmakers continue fight over ICO token legality. #NEWS Russia: Vladimir Putin Signals…

22-Year-Old Behind $5B Cryptocurrency Is Just Getting StartedCryptocurrency

22-Year-Old Behind $5B Cryptocurrency Is Just Getting Started

(Machine translation provided by Google and reviewed by Bloomberg editors.) Dominik Schiener would have had 500,000 reasons to turn his…

Coinbase debuts cryptocurrency index fundCryptocurrency

Coinbase debuts cryptocurrency index fund

Coinbase, which operates the GDAX cryptocurrency exchange, is introducing an index fund —comprised of Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ether, and Litecoin—…

UK company linked to laundered Bitcoin billionsBitcoin

UK company linked to laundered Bitcoin billions

A UK company has been linked to the laundering of 650,000 stolen bitcoins worth £4.5bn, a BBC Radio 4 investigation…

Cryptocurrency millionaires are pushing up prices on art and collectiblesCryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency millionaires are pushing up prices on art and collectibles

The rise of Bitcoin and its ilk have seriously shifted some collectible prices.Only 5 percent of people own Bitcoin, the…

Researcher finds 50,000 WordPress sites infected with cryptocurrency mining malwareCryptocurrency

Researcher finds 50,000 WordPress sites infected with cryptocurrency mining malware

The cryptocurrency mining malware epidemic is getting out of hand: nearly 50,000 WordPress sites have been surreptitiously infected with crypto-jacking…

Coinbase’s bitcoin cash trading rollout cost investors $5 million, lawsuit saysAltcoins

Coinbase’s bitcoin cash trading rollout cost investors $5 million, lawsuit says

Coinbase’s botched roll-out of bitcoin cash trading cost investors more than $5 million, a lawsuit alleges. Coinbase is the leading…

Elon Musk Fans Targeted With Fake Ether SchemeEthereum

Elon Musk Fans Targeted With Fake Ether Scheme

This story from newsweek.com provides a revealing look at the seemingly endless cryptocurrency schemes and scams that litter the Internet. With…