With this yearâs April 17 filing deadline fast approaching, many virtual currency traders are sweating over their tax returns.
A mysterious data source provided the spy agency with a wealth of information to identify bitcoin holders.
Plattsburgh, NY voted to place an 18-month moratorium on new commercial cryptocurrency mines in the city on Thursday. Here’s why, and what comes next for cities that have had a Bitcoin gold rush.
The same reason crypto-assets like Bitcoin are so appealing is also what makes them dangerous. Whether Bitcoin’s value goes up or Bitcoin’s value goes down, people around the world are asking the same question: What exactly is the potential of crypto-assets?
Thanks to its plentiful land and cheap power, rural Montana, Washington, and Wyoming are now home to a new crop of cryptocurrency prospectors. Their neighbors aren’t too happy about it.
“You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.”
Privacy advocates and venture capitalists want to circumvent the tech giants with apps using encrypted data stored on networks of computers.
Eastern Washington had cheap power and tons of space. Then the suitcases of cash started arriving.
Copying other company’s work and intellectual property can generate big paydays for hucksters in the cryptocurrency world. One company has maintained a $2.3 billion valuation despite widespread allegations of plagiarism.
The true believers won’t stop until they’ve remade the world. Some of it will be thrilling. Some of it will keep us up at night.