Hacker Allegedly Siphons $31 Million Out of Tether,…

Tether, a cryptocurrency pegged 1-to-1 to the U.S. dollar, was allegedly hacked today to the tune of $31 million. Tether functions to convert U.S. dollars to a type of cryptocurrency. The project’s token (USDT) is…

Bitcoin Skeptics Just Too Old to Get Digital…

With this year’s incredible rally in bitcoin’s valuation driving it into mainstream global financial conversation, many established economic figures were called on to share their thoughts on the cryptocurrency. While some admitted that they don’t…

He’s Back! Jamie Dimon’s JP Morgan Chase Ponders…

The Wall Street Journal reports Jamie Dimon’s JP Morgan Chase & Co. is “looking at business opportunities in the planned bitcoin-futures market” in anticipation of Chicago Merc’s (CME) coming rollout by year’s end. Widely circulated accounts of Mr.…

Bitcoin Replaces the Dollar: Could it Happen?

Bitcoin’s value is continuing to grow as governments show less ability to guarantee the safety of citizens’ money. BTC is the U.S. dollar’s growing rival accordingly.  A Growing Need for Bitcoin As we’re all aware, bitcoin bears…

Bitstamp To Launch Bitcoin Cash Trading

Bitstamp, one of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges, announced it will launch trading of Bitcoin Cash, a new currency that many Bitcoin supporters view as a rival. “We get requests from our users who want to trade…