Bitcoin mining has increased rapidly in recent years. Statistics show that it quadrupled in 2018 alone. Consequently, the Bitcoin boom raises the question of whether the cryptocurrency is imposing an additional burden on the
Just days after Unocoin installed India’s first Bitcoin ATM kiosk in Bengaluru, city’s cyber crime police registered a case against the virtual currency exchange firm, arrested the co-founder (Harish BN) and seized the ki
With currency tumbling sharply and inflation expected to surge above 40 percent by the year-end, demand for bitcoin in this country has increased leading to the installation of 30 automated teller machines (ATMs) that buy and
Bitcoin is revolutionary, but it is the technology behind that is generating curiosity. Ever since Craig Wright proclaimed that he is the founder of Bitcoin, there has been renewed interest in the digital currency.
A Swiss town that is billing itself as a hub for the digital currency industry will accept bitcoin for some payments starting this summer, in what proponents call a worldwide first by a government body and a sign that ''crypt
As one would-be father of bitcoin falls by the wayside, squabbling among the web-based currency's lead developers is exposing a fundamental flaw: it must evolve to meet growing demand, but may lack a governance structure to a
As a debate raged across the internet Monday over whether the mysterious founder of the bitcoin digital currency had finally been identified (Craig Steven Wright), executives at a major bitcoin conference in New York had a si
Mobile-based bitcoin payment company Zebpay has raised close to $1 million in Series A round led by growth equity investor Arjun Handa, CMD and VP of Claris Life sciences, along with other investors including Amit Jindal, MD
Since the founding of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin in 2009, its inventor - or inventors - have been shrouded in mystery. For six years, that individual or group has lurked behind the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto and hoarded a pil
Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright has been identified by tech publications as possibly the mysterious founder of online cryptocurrency Bitcoin, shortly before his Sydney home was reportedly raided in a tax probe today.