Traditional investors have often been wary of the emerging asset class, questioning what underpins its value, while many millennials have rushed to add riskier cryptocurrencies to their younger portfolios.
Microsoft issues an advisory regarding the Dexphot malware, which silently uses a computer's resources to mine for cryptocurrency.
Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin asks how Facebook can be trusted with Libra privacy when it has misused data of its users.
Facebook is trying to get outside backers for its cryptocurrency, dubbed GlobalCoin, in an attempt to build trust and insulate it from the wild swings in the crypto space.
Cryptocurrency fraudsters have swindled their victims out of hundreds of millions – even billions – of dollars. What do they do to earn people's trust and then take their money?
Binance admits to having been hacked and losing $40 million in Bitcoin.
Buffett has made some negative remarks about bitcoin in the past, and he just renewed his criticism.
Going by the frenzy on Twitter where Tesla and Space X CEO Elon Musk is solicited to join the cryptocurrency crowd, an impression builds up that Musk is on the cusp of joining the cryptocurrency industry.
Earlier in April, cybercriminals hacked into Microsoft Outlook emails. The hackers reportedly also stole from victims' cryptocurrency accounts.
Stablecoins are designed to be less volatile and are centralized as opposed to the decentralized approach taken by bitcoin and most other digital currencies.
From the highs of 2017 to extreme volatility of 2018, from regulatory action around the world to increasing adoption among institutional players, it's been a wild ride.
A growing desire to bring stability to the cryptocurrency market has paved the way for the advent of 'stablecoins'.
Ripple has major institutions and companies — including MoneyGram, Western Union, Mercury FX and Cambridge Global Payments — testing xRapid, which could use the XRP token.
The hack was a blow to Japan\'s efforts to become a global leader in cryptocurrency exchanges,
Bitcoin recently hit by rumours of insider trading.
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We have to treat blockchain as a precious commodity so we don't damage it before it can show its value.
Bitcoin's value, then, has been built on an evolving series of narratives which have drawn in successive waves of buyers.
Increasing currency volatility rings alarm bells and calls existing monetary system into question.
Most analysts IBT/Newsweek spoke to are worried about a crypto bubble.