BitCoin News

Google announces top searches of 2017

It’s not quite 2018 yet, but Google already released its rankings for the top Google searches of the year, which is an annual tradition for the undisputed king of the search business. Top >>

No, you shouldn’t mortgage your house to buy Bitcoin

Until very recently, Bitcoin was a pleasant fantasy for people who wanted to start crypto-micronations in the ruins of failed European cities. But thanks to recent rampant speculation, the price of Bitcoin is >>

Bitcoin dropped $200 in an hour this morning

Owning Bitcoin is always a rollercoaster ride of emotion and monetary loss, but this morning was particularly bad. Everyone’s favorite cryptocurrency started the day at $1,150 per Bitcoin, before dropping to a low >>

ISIS parks its cash in Bitcoin, experts say

Just days after the hacker group Anonymous pledged to hunt down Islamic State members and launch cyberattacks against their accounts, a separate group of techies claims it has identified a key funding avenue >>

Cops arrest robot after it buys Ecstasy tablets with Bitcoin

Remember how Futurama thought it was being completely over the top when it introduced us to Bender, the alcoholic robot? Well that’s nothing: An actual robot in Switzerland has been busted for buying E. MORE BITCOIN: Former >>

One-time Bitcoin king Mt. Gox nears the end of the road

Sorry, Bitcoin fans: You’re never, ever, ever getting all your precious pieces of cryptocurrency back from Mt. Gox. The Wall Street Journal reports that Mt. Gox, the one-time Magic Card trading website that >>