Slashdot Items Tagged "bitcoin"

Date / Time Story
Saturday May 19, 2018 @04:00PM IBM Warns Quantum Computing Will Break Encryption
Friday May 18, 2018 @09:18PM Floating Pacific Island Is In the Works With Its Own Government, Cryptocurrency
Thursday May 17, 2018 @02:07PM Investors Have Placed $1 Billion in Cryptocurrency Offerings Rampant With Red Flags For Fraud
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @01:13PM Nobody Knows How Much Energy Bitcoin Is Using
Friday May 11, 2018 @12:31PM Facebook Plans To Create Its Own Cryptocurrency: Report
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @08:07AM The New York Stock Exchange Teases Plan To Launch Cryptocurrency Trading
Sunday May 06, 2018 @01:31PM Aventus Blockchain-Based Ticketing System Aims To Wipe Out Ticket Touts
Saturday May 05, 2018 @05:33PM Telegram's Billion-Dollar ICO Has Become a Mess
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @10:13PM Goldman Sachs to Open a Bitcoin Trading Operation
Sunday April 29, 2018 @11:46AM GPU Prices Are Falling
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @05:07PM Bezop Cryptocurrency Server Exposes Personal Info of 25,000 Investors
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @01:14PM Nasdaq 'Would Consider' Creating a Crypto Exchange, Says CEO
Thursday April 19, 2018 @05:01PM Hackers Keep Robbing Cryptocurrency YouTubers
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @08:01PM German ICO Savedroid Pulls Exit Scam After Raising $50 Million
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @10:13AM Cambridge Analytica Planned To Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @04:53PM New York's Attorney General Is Investigating Bitcoin Exchanges
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:49PM Coinbase Buys Earn.com For Reported $100 Million, Adds Key Executive
Friday April 13, 2018 @01:10PM A Coal Power Plant is Being Reopened For Blockchain Mining
Friday April 13, 2018 @01:22AM 438 Bitcoins Worth Nearly $3.5 Million Stolen From Exchange In India, CSO Accused
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @08:43PM Japan Could Have More Than 3 Million Cryptocurrency Traders
Sunday April 08, 2018 @08:11PM George Soros, Rockefeller Take Their Marks Before Diving Into the Cryptocurrency Pool
Saturday April 07, 2018 @03:17PM GPU Prices Soar as Bitcoin Miners Buy Up Hardware To Build Rigs
Thursday April 05, 2018 @08:08PM Coinbase Launches Early-Stage Venture Fund
Thursday April 05, 2018 @05:18PM Hacker Uses Exploit To Generate Verge Cryptocurrency Out of Thin Air
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @03:47PM Ethereum Founder Confronts Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Creator Craig Wright, Calls Him a Fraud
Monday April 02, 2018 @02:44PM Google Bans Chrome Extensions That Mine Cryptocurrencies From the Web Store
Saturday March 31, 2018 @03:38PM MailChimp Bans Emails Promoting Cryptocurrency
Friday March 30, 2018 @01:31PM Intel Files Patent For Energy-Efficient Bitcoin Mining Hardware
Thursday March 29, 2018 @03:29PM Reddit No Longer Accepts Bitcoin
Monday March 26, 2018 @03:29PM Students Are Using Their Loan Money To Buy Cryptocurrency, Study Says
Monday March 26, 2018 @12:44PM Twitter Moves To Ban Crypto Ads
Friday March 23, 2018 @10:50AM Pablo Escobar's Brother Says He Met an FBI Agent Posing As Satoshi Nakamoto
Thursday March 22, 2018 @11:15AM UK Launches Task Force To Scrutinize Cryptocurrency Risks and Benefits
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @07:21PM Twitter CEO Says Bitcoin Will Be the World's 'Single Currency' In 10 Years
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @06:38PM A 15-Year-Old Hacked the Secure Ledger Crypto Wallet
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @05:12PM Russia Secretly Helped Venezuela Launch a Cryptocurrency To Evade US Sanctions
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @01:22PM The NSA Worked To 'Track Down' Bitcoin Users, Snowden Documents Reveal
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @12:43PM Child Abuse Imagery Found Within Bitcoin's Blockchain
Monday March 19, 2018 @07:55PM New York Power Companies Can Now Charge Bitcoin Miners More
Monday March 19, 2018 @05:35PM Sierra Leone Government Denies the Role of Blockchain In Its Recent Election
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:26PM Trump Bans Venezuela's New National Cryptocurrency
Monday March 19, 2018 @02:33PM Twitter Will Ban Most Cryptocurrency-Related Ads
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:20PM Sierra Leone Records World's First Blockchain-Powered Election
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:27PM Plattsburgh, New York Passed the First Bitcoin Mining Ban In the US
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:01PM For the First Time, a US City Has Banned Cryptocurrency Mining
Thursday March 15, 2018 @02:29PM Bitcoin's Highly Anticipated 'Lightning Network' Goes Live
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @10:07AM Google Will Ban All Cryptocurrency-related Advertising
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:22PM Apple Seems OK With Currency Miners In the Mac App Store
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:10PM Qarnot Unveils a Cryptocurrency Heater For Your Home
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @02:52PM Bitcoin Dives After SEC Says Crypto Platforms Must Be Registered
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @06:54PM Coinbase Announces Cryptocurrency-Focused Index Fund
Sunday March 04, 2018 @03:11PM Thieves Steal 600 Powerful Bitcoin-Mining Computers In Iceland
Thursday March 01, 2018 @01:17PM SEC Reportedly Subpoenas Companies and Advisers Over ICOs
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @05:37PM Bill Gates: Cryptocurrency Is 'Rare Technology That Has Caused Deaths In a Fairly Direct Way'
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:56PM Coinbase: We Will Send Data On 13,000 Users To IRS
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:48PM 'Satoshi' Craig Wright Is Being Sued For $10 Billion For Stealing His Partner's Bitcoin
Monday February 26, 2018 @12:39PM We Will Regulate Bitcoin if Risks Are Not Tackled, EU Finance Head Says
Saturday February 24, 2018 @11:02PM Nearly Half of 2017's Cryptocurrencies Have Already Failed
Saturday February 24, 2018 @05:23PM Is Cryptocurrency Threatening Earnings at Bank of America?
Saturday February 24, 2018 @01:02PM Bitcoin Exchange Accidentally Allowed Customers To Buy Coins For $0
Thursday February 22, 2018 @06:48PM The Los Angeles Times Website Is Unintentionally Serving a Cryptocurrency Mining Script
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @04:11PM Poland's Central Bank Accused of Paying YouTubers To Make Videos That Attack the Legitimacy of Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @06:09PM Venezuela Launches Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @02:43PM FCC Orders a Brooklyn Man To Turn Off His Bitcoin Miner Because It Was Interfering With T-Mobile's Wireless Network
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:44PM Salon Magazine Mines Monero On Your Computer If You Use an Ad Blocker
Thursday February 15, 2018 @01:48AM Cryptocurrency Miners Are 'Limiting' the Search For Alien Life Now
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @08:58PM Kaspersky Says Telegram Flaw Used For Cryptocurrency Mining
Monday February 12, 2018 @05:51AM Energy Riches Fuel Bitcoin Craze For Speculation-shy Iceland
Sunday February 11, 2018 @06:26PM Cryptocurrency Classes Are Coming To Campus
Friday February 09, 2018 @01:14PM Russian Nuclear Scientists Arrested For 'Bitcoin Mining Plot'
Thursday February 08, 2018 @06:58PM Arizona Introduces Bill That Would Allow Residents To Pay Taxes In Bitcoin
Thursday February 08, 2018 @04:32PM Bitcoin Won't Be the Dark Web's Top Cryptocurrency For Long
Thursday February 08, 2018 @01:36AM Attackers Drain CPU Power From Water Utility Plant In Cryptojacking Attack
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @12:06PM Twitter Bans Notorious Bitfinex and Tether Critic Bitfinex'ed
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @10:09AM Get Ready For Most Cryptocurrencies to Hit Zero, Goldman Says
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @11:50PM Senate Cryptocurrency Hearing Strikes a Cautiously Optimistic Tone
Monday February 05, 2018 @08:44PM Man Sues T-Mobile For Allegedly Failing To Stop Hackers From Stealing His Cryptocurrency
Monday February 05, 2018 @03:38PM US Regulators To Back More Oversight of Virtual Currencies
Saturday February 03, 2018 @07:48PM Five Major Credit Cards Are Now Blocking Cryptocurrency Purchases
Friday February 02, 2018 @07:31PM India Rejects Cryptocurrency, But It Isn't Giving Up On Blockchain
Friday February 02, 2018 @10:00AM Bitcoin Plummets Below $8,000 For First Time Since November
Thursday February 01, 2018 @10:02AM India Vows To Eliminate Use of Cryptocurrencies in the Country
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @12:28AM Why Tether's Collapse Would Be Bad For Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @09:17PM US Regulators To Subpoena Crypto Exchange Bitfinex, Tether
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @04:11PM Facebook Is Banning Cryptocurrency, ICO Ads
Monday January 29, 2018 @06:22PM Ethereum Startup Vanishes After Seemingly Making $11, Leaves Message: 'Penis'
Saturday January 27, 2018 @05:57PM Deanonymizing Tor: Your Bitcoin Transactions May Come Back To Haunt You
Friday January 26, 2018 @04:51PM $500 Million Worth of Cryptocurrency Stolen From Japanese Exchange
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @06:28PM How a PhD Student Unlocked 1 Bitcoin Hidden In DNA
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @05:34PM Coinbase Is Making $2.7 Million a Day
Sunday January 21, 2018 @10:02PM More Wall Street Pundits Caution Against Investing In Bitcoins
Thursday January 18, 2018 @03:25PM Bitcoin's Fluctuations Are Too Much For Even Ransomware Cybercriminals
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @12:47PM Bitcoin Watchers Running Out of Explanations Blame Slump on Moon
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @05:21PM Bitcoin Plunges Below $12,000 To Six-Week Low Over Crackdown Fears
Monday January 15, 2018 @02:49PM Researchers Find That One Person Likely Drove Bitcoin From $150 to $1,000
Monday January 15, 2018 @12:47PM Cryptocurrency Traders in South Korea Face Fines For Virtual Accounts
Thursday January 11, 2018 @05:55PM South Korea Plans To Ban Cryptocurrency Trading
Thursday January 11, 2018 @10:02AM Bitcoin Conference Stops Accepting BTC Due To High Fees
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @05:57PM Kodak Announces Its Own Cryptocurrency, Watches Stock Price Skyrocket
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @04:54PM A Crypto Website Changes Its Data, and $100 Billion in Market Value Vanishes
Monday January 08, 2018 @01:13PM China Plans To Kill Most of the World's Bitcoin Mining Operations
Monday January 08, 2018 @10:23AM Microsoft Halts Bitcoin Transactions Because It's An 'Unstable Currency'
Friday January 05, 2018 @06:08PM A Cryptocurrency Based On a Dog Meme Is Now Worth Over $1 Billion
Monday January 01, 2018 @07:12PM Bitcoin Starts a New Year by Tumbling, First Time Since 2015
Saturday December 30, 2017 @01:15PM Blockchain Brings Business Boom To IBM, Oracle, and Microsoft
Thursday December 28, 2017 @08:57PM A Manager of the Exmo Bitcoin Exchange Has Been Kidnapped In Ukraine
Thursday December 28, 2017 @10:24AM Where Did WikiLeaks' $25 Million Bitcoin Fortune Go?
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @05:30PM Bitcoin Recovers Some Losses After Its Worst Week Since 2013
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @05:11PM Beware: 'Digmine' Cryptocurrency Bot Is Spreading Via Facebook Messenger
Monday December 25, 2017 @04:45PM Estimates of Bitcoin's Soaring Energy Use Are Likely Overstating the Electric Power Required To Mine the Cryptocurrency
Monday December 25, 2017 @11:01AM Opera 50 Web Browser Will Offer Anti-Bitcoin Cryptocurrency Mining Feature
Friday December 22, 2017 @03:14PM Bitcoin's Value Plummeted Overnight and No One Knows Why
Thursday December 21, 2017 @05:49PM Goldman Sachs Is Setting Up a Cryptocurrency Trading Desk
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @06:40PM Youbit Shuts Down Cryptocurrency Exchange After Second Hack, Files For Bankruptcy
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @10:16AM Bitcoin's Rise May Reflect a Monumental Transfer of Trust From Human Institutions Backed By Gov't To Systems Reliant on Well-Tested Code, Says Tim Wu
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @04:09AM Coinbase Adds Support For Bitcoin Cash [Update: Disabled]
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @04:59PM 'Loapi' Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Is Causing Phone Batteries To Bulge
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @10:10AM A Small Fintech Stock Surged 2,600 Percent in a Week After Announcing It's a Crypto Company
Monday December 18, 2017 @09:12PM Venezuela Will Force Bitcoin Miners To Register With the Government
Saturday December 16, 2017 @11:11PM Bitcoin Jumps Another 10% in 24 Hours, Sets New Record at $19,000
Friday December 15, 2017 @06:41PM An Anonymous Bitcoin Millionaire Is Donating Their Fortune To Charities
Friday December 15, 2017 @04:48PM Coinbase Wants Wall Street To Resolve Its Bitcoin Trust Issues
Friday December 15, 2017 @09:11AM Lock Out: the Austrian Hotel That Was Hacked Four Times
Friday December 15, 2017 @05:56AM Feds Moving Quickly To Cash in on Seized Bitcoin, Now Worth $8.4 Million
Thursday December 14, 2017 @06:12PM A Cryptocurrency Without a Blockchain Has Been Built To Outperform Bitcoin
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @04:47PM Searchable Database of 1.4 Billion Stolen Credentials Found On Dark Web
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @04:37PM SEC Shuts Down Munchee ICO
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @12:31PM SEC Warns 'Extreme Caution' Over Cryptocurrency Investments As Many People Take Out Mortgages To Buy Bitcoin
Monday December 11, 2017 @08:15PM Bitcoin Fees Are Skyrocketing
Monday December 11, 2017 @06:26PM In-Store WiFi Provider Used Starbucks Website To Generate Monero Coins
Monday December 11, 2017 @12:40PM Bitcoin Futures Surge In First Day Of Trading
Monday December 11, 2017 @10:35AM The Case that Bitcoin Is a Bubble
Sunday December 10, 2017 @05:20PM Coinbase Warns During Times of High Volatility, Access Could Become 'Unavailable'
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:52PM People Who Can't Remember Their Bitcoin Passwords Are Really Freaking Out Now
Friday December 08, 2017 @09:25AM About 40 Percent of Bitcoin Is Held By 1,000 Users. If a Few of Them Want To Sell, That Could Tank Values
Thursday December 07, 2017 @05:00PM Bank of America Wins Patent For Crypto Exchange System
Thursday December 07, 2017 @03:51PM Cryptocurrency Miners Are Using Old Tires to Power Their Rigs
Thursday December 07, 2017 @01:04PM Bitcoin Nears $17,000 After Climbing About $4,000 in Less Than a Day
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @05:53PM NiceHash Hacked, $62 Million of Bitcoin May Be Stolen
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:58PM Steam Ends Support For Bitcoin
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @12:52PM 'Bitcoin Could Cost Us Our Clean-Energy Future'
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @07:44PM Feds Shut Down Allegedly Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Offering
Monday December 04, 2017 @01:35PM The Winklevoss Twins Are Now Bitcoin Billionaires
Saturday December 02, 2017 @08:49PM Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Says Bitcoin 'Ought to be Outlawed'
Friday December 01, 2017 @05:00PM Blockchains Are Poised To End the Password Era
Thursday November 30, 2017 @04:06PM Cryptocurrencies Aren't 'Crypto'
Thursday November 30, 2017 @01:04AM Nasdaq Plans To Offer Bitcoin Futures In Early 2018
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @08:04PM Coinbase Ordered To Report 14,355 Users To the IRS
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:32PM Bitcoin Tumbles From Record High After Exchanges Confirm Outage
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @05:48PM Tesla Owners Are Mining Bitcoins With Free Power From Charging Stations
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @03:07PM Bitcoin Hits $10,000 Because Ceilings Are Just a Construct, Man
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @10:44AM Elon Musk Says He Is Not Bitcoin's Satoshi Nakamoto
Monday November 27, 2017 @11:17AM Nearly 4 Million Bitcoins Lost Forever, New Study Says
Friday November 24, 2017 @12:08PM There's Some Intense Web Scans Going on for Bitcoin and Ethereum Wallets
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @05:19PM We'll Never Legalize Bitcoin, Says Russian Minister
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:50PM $31 Million In Tokens Stolen From Dollar-Pegged Cryptocurrency Tether
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:21PM Sacramento Regional Transit Systems Hit By Hacker
Monday November 20, 2017 @04:36PM An Ethereum Startup Just Vanished After People Invested $374K
Sunday November 19, 2017 @05:40PM Bitcoin Prices Surge 26% in November, Pass $8000
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:52PM Bitcoin Gold, the Latest Bitcoin Fork, Explained
Friday November 10, 2017 @10:23PM One Bitcoin Transaction Now Uses As Much Energy As Your House In a Week
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:42PM Bitcoin Drops Over $1,000 In Value Over 48 Hours
Thursday November 09, 2017 @09:17AM The Bitcoin Bubble
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @03:16PM Nearly a Third of Millennials Say They'd Rather Own Bitcoin Than Stocks
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @02:00PM 2x Called Off: Bitcoin Hard Fork Suspended for Lack of Consensus
Friday November 03, 2017 @04:22PM Bitcoin Mining Heats Home For Free In Siberia
Thursday November 02, 2017 @08:24AM Bitcoin and Blockchain Are Among the Fastest-Growing Skills Online
Thursday November 02, 2017 @08:03AM Bitcoin Smashes Past $7,000 For the First Time
Friday October 27, 2017 @08:23PM Samsung Made a Bitcoin Mining Rig Out of 40 Old Galaxy S5s
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @01:30PM TV News 'Hack' Sees Bitcoins Swiped
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @12:01PM Bitcoin Pioneer Says New Coin To Work on Many Blockchains
Monday October 23, 2017 @02:55PM Wolf of Wall Street: Cryptocurrency ICOs Are 'the Biggest Scam Ever'
Sunday October 22, 2017 @02:39PM Could Cryptocurrency Mining Kill Online Advertising?
Friday October 20, 2017 @05:00PM Software Developer Creates Personal Cryptocurrency
Friday October 20, 2017 @11:56AM Bitcoin Nears $6,000 For the First Time
Sunday October 15, 2017 @06:36PM Julian Assage Taunts US Government For Forcing Wikileaks To Invest In Bitcoin
Saturday October 14, 2017 @03:46PM Ransomware Sales On the Dark Web Spike 2,502% In 2017
Saturday October 14, 2017 @12:52PM Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency, Researchers Reveal
Friday October 13, 2017 @01:41PM This Is the Week Wall Street Went Nuts Over Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @10:43AM Russian Central Bank To Ban Websites Offering Crypto-currencies
Saturday October 07, 2017 @04:37PM Bitcoin Transactions Lead To Arrest of Major Drug Dealer
Friday September 29, 2017 @04:28PM South Korea Bans Initial Coin Offerings
Friday September 29, 2017 @10:28AM Chaos and Hackers Stalk Investors on Cryptocurrency Exchanges
Saturday September 23, 2017 @02:16PM Popular Chrome Extension Embedded A CPU-Draining Cryptocurrency Miner
Thursday September 21, 2017 @01:22PM Bitcoin Futures-Based ETF Likely To Be Approved in the US
Thursday September 21, 2017 @12:05PM John McAfee Said Top Executives From the Major Bitcoin Exchanges Weren't Allowed To Leave China
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:57PM China Orders Bitcoin Exchanges In Capital City To Close
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:51PM Ethereum Will Match Visa In Scale In a 'Couple of Years,' Says Founder
Sunday September 17, 2017 @08:13PM Illinois Tests A Blockchain-Based Birth Registry/ID System
Saturday September 16, 2017 @12:23PM Can The Pirate Bay Replace Ads With A Bitcoin Miner?
Friday September 15, 2017 @08:48AM Bitcoin Plummets Below $3,000 on Rising China Worries
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:40PM Bitcoin Exchange BTCChina Says To Stop Trading, Sparking Further Slide
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @08:23PM North Korea Is Dodging Sanctions With a Secret Bitcoin Stash
Monday September 11, 2017 @10:07AM Bitcoin Price Falls Again On Reports that China is Shutting Down Local Exchanges
Saturday September 02, 2017 @01:56PM Bitcoin Prices Surge Past $5,000 Three Weeks After Passing $4,000
Friday September 01, 2017 @04:52PM Nearly 3,000 Bitcoin Miners Exposed Online Via Telnet Ports, Without Passwords
Friday September 01, 2017 @04:12PM Litecoin Prices Surge Above $70 As Crypto Market Tops $175 Billion
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @07:04PM Messaging-App Kik's Big Bet On Digital Coin Offering
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @04:36PM Bitcoin Foundation Boss Urges Cautious Investment
Monday August 28, 2017 @01:25PM How the NSA Identified Satoshi Nakamoto