Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin Coinbase Enables ‘Instant’ Purchases for US Buyers

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced that purchases of bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin will now be instant for some customers.

Rally Restored Bitcoin Is Up 75 Percent from 30-Day Lows

The price of bitcoin is back above $5,000 but while this is a slight month-over-month gain, the delta in that time may be one...

Why HODLing Is Hobbling Bitcoin’s Prospects as a Common Currency

Bitcoins appeal as an investment could diminish its effectiveness as a currency, and alternative models should be tested, writes Michael Casey.

Jamie Dimon Says He’s Done Talking About Bitcoin

Jamie Dimon, head of Wall Street banking giant JPMorgan Chase, has said he won't be talking about bitcoin following his controversial fraud comment.

Accenture Develops DLT Prototypes for Singapore’s Central Bank

Professional services firm Accenture is working on several prototypes being developed as part of Singapore's Project Ubin blockchain initiative.

$5,200 Bitcoin Buoyant as Price Sets New All-Time High

Bitcoin has reached a new all-time high of $5226, which amounts to cumulative gains of more than 70 from September 15 low of $2980.

US State Department Seeks Blockchain Boost Amid $10 Billion Reboot

Could blockchain underpin a U.S. State Department overhaul Members of the department and blockchain startups are encouraged after a recent forum.

Just SegWit Bitcoin Core Is Already Working on a New Scaling Upgrade

Bitcoin developers are making progress on Schnorr, a function for aggregating signatures and in turn, a way to increase the capacity of the network.

Ukraine to Regulate Bitcoin Exchanges Under Proposed Law

A cryptocurrency bill has been submitted to Ukraine's national legislature, setting the stage for new regulations in the country.

Editorial Ars Technica Just Doesnt Understand Bitcoin, Says Forks Have Split Network in Half

n Ars Technica gets it wrong, calls Bitcoin a...