What does it mean for the future of the cryptocurrency movement and its impact on the environment?
There are some big hurdles for Bitcoin to overcome. Cryptocurrencies must become practical for real-world use.
At the beginning of July 2018, blockchain security firm CipherTrace reported that $731 million has been stolen from crypto exchanges this year alone.
Big Think's Bitcoin and crypto correspondent Reuben Jackson answers some of digital currency's biggest questions.
A new paper estimates the low and high end of total electricity consumption by the Bitcoin network, but not all agree with the methodology.
Why are the prices of cryptocurrencies so volatile? Are initial coin offerings (ICOs) worth your investment? Bitcoin and other digital currencies created an entirely new market with its own rules.
Once a lucrative exercise anyone could do, bitcoin mining has grown out of control, and governments are weighing what to do.
In a move that will have far-reaching consequences for legitimate and illegitimate businesses alike, Facebook has effectively banned any and all Bitcoin advertising.
Everybody seems to be making money on bitcoin and other cryptocurrency, but not many people grasp how the underlying technology works. Bitcoin is now traded on the exchanges for futures contracts. Is this problematic for amateur day traders that may not understand how bitcoin works?
A new study highlights how blockchain technology can be a game-changer in education.
On Monday, a relatively small South Korean cryptocurrency exchange revealed hackers had made off with about $37 million in coins, spooking markets worldwide.
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