Friday, August 18, 2017
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Overstock.com Becomes First Major Retailer to Accept Altcoins

In an industry first, Overstock.com (NASDAQ:OSTK) will now accept altcoins, in addition to Bitcoin, as payment. Customers will have the option to pay with...

Bitcoin Stronger Than Ever, Gains Market Share Over Competitors

Two months ago a seismic shift appeared to be underway among cryptocurrencies. Ethereum was on the verge of overtaking Bitcoin in terms of both...

Altcoin Prices Surge As Bitcoin Undergoes Hard Fork

Altcoin prices have advanced over the past 12 hours in response to the hard fork of the Bitcoin blockchain and creation of Bitcoin Cash....

SEC: DAO Tokens are Securities, Subject to Federal Regulations

In a move that brings cryptocurrencies one step closer to official regulation, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has declared DAO Tokens to be...

Apple Makes Another Pro-Crypto Move, Approves Dash for the App Store

Apple has approved Dash for its app store, thus taking another step toward embracing the use of cryptocurrency in the multi-billion dollar app economy....

Altcoin Prices Rising, Investor Favorites are Emerging

The past several days have been good for cryptocurrency values. Bitcoin has enjoyed a rebound, largely due to the BIP91 lock-in and avoidance of...

Bitcoin is Growing Rapidly in the Developing World, But Who is...

Bitcoin’s ability to help the economies of the developing world represents one of the cryptocurrency’s most promising characteristics. Advocates point to the low cost...

BIP91 locked in, Prices Advance

The long debate over Bitcoin scaling is moving toward resolution as more than 80% of the miners are signaling support for BIP91. If this...

Former Mt. Gox CEO Pleads Not Guilty to Fraud Charges

In the first hearing of his trial for fraud, former Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles plead not guilty in Tokyo District Court on Tuesday....

Bitcoin’s Current Slide: How Is It Affecting Other Cryptos?

With Bitcoin experiencing a sharp drop as the deadline for a potential blockchain split nears, investors are smart to wonder how this move is...