Bitcoin miners will soon get only half the bitcoins for validating transactions. Find out what that means and how it all works.
07 May 2020 8:14 PM
Anyone with a recent computer can contribute by installing an app called Folding@Home which downloads a small amount of data for analysis
22 Mar 2020 1:13 PM
In April 2018, RBI gave entities it regulated 3 months to snap all banking relationships with individuals dealing in virtual currency.
04 Mar 2020 11:41 AM
Bitcoin analysis helps take down darknet child pornography website.
18 Oct 2019 7:27 AM
The decade-old botnet, called Phorpiex or Trik, carries out the campaign by sending persuasive emails to victims.
17 Oct 2019 8:25 AM
The Metropolitan Police said West used phishing emails in attacks on more than 100 companies worldwide.
24 Aug 2019 10:37 AM
Traders have blamed the dip on trading in thin liquidity
22 Aug 2019 11:22 AM
The biggest cryptocurrency fell 5.5 per cent in early trade after slumping 7.7 per cent a day earlier.
16 Aug 2019 2:52 PM
The panel also suggested a draft legislation -- Banning of Cryptocurrency & Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill.
22 Jul 2019 7:17 PM
Note the characters are not fictional and so this book is also about cryptohistory in motion.
21 Jul 2019 3:25 AM
David Marcus, the company’s top executive overseeing the planned Libra project, answered questions from the Senate Banking Committee.
17 Jul 2019 2:23 PM
He added that cryptocurrency, whose electronic nature makes it nearly untraceable, could facilitate illegal activity.
12 Jul 2019 2:46 PM
US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says that Facebook’s plan to build a digital currency called Libra “cannot go forward”.
11 Jul 2019 2:17 PM
The machines, which produce cryptocurrencies that are banned in Iran, were mostly to blame for a 7 per cent increase in power consumption.
28 Jun 2019 8:55 AM
Reports of scams more than tripled in the year that ended in April to 1,800.
21 May 2019 10:23 AM
After many lackluster months, the price of bitcoin started to rally from early April, hitting a 10-month high earlier this week.
17 May 2019 3:09 PM
Collectively, “altcoins” are gaining ground on their bigger cousin.
15 May 2019 5:05 PM
Bitcoin now accounts for around 60 per cent of the USD 240 billion crypto market, down from nearly 90 per cent.
15 May 2019 1:08 PM
There is no real fundamental explanation as to why bitcoin, the original cryptocurrency, hit a 10-month high.
14 May 2019 10:43 AM
Bitcoin has almost doubled in price this year, underscoring its volatility after a bruising 2018.
13 May 2019 3:19 PM