A crackdown on terrorism financing in the wake of the attacks on Paris and Brussels will see European regulators tighten up the rules governing digital-only currencies like bitcoin and prepaid payment cards. » Read More
Not everyone is convinced by bitcoin's value with venture capitalists telling CNBC that there is little worth in the digital currency.
The bitcoin community has a communication problem.
"Fast Money" regular Brian Kelly explains the flaw with bitcoin and what the fix is.
The price of the controversial crypto-currency is now being tracked by Bloomberg.
The block-chain protocol ensures that all bitcoin transactions are recorded on a public ledger. What if we built something similar for equity trading?
Investors from the U.S. and Canada have agreed to back a plan to buy embattled bitcoin exchange Mt.Gox in the hope of clawing back their losses.
Bitcoin's price lost 14 percent over the weekend as BTC China confirmed that transactions have been affected by a clampdown from the Chinese government.
Barry Silbert, Founder & CEO of SecondMarket, explains the firm's decision to launch a bitcoin investment trust.
There's certainly no shortage of alternate digital currencies—Namecoin, Litecoin and Dogecoin. But bitcoin is by far the most popular and widely used.
Click here to watch the new digital documentary on the virtual currency that captured the market's imagination.
Within the bitcoin uprising, there is a battle for the hearts of the early bitcoin adopters.
CNBC's Mary Thompson provides a preview of tonight's CNBC digital documentary, "The Bitcoin Uprising." Thompson goes deep behind the scenes to get a look at how the digital currency works.
Bitcoin's grabbed headlines as much for its price as for its link to the online underworld and crimes including fraud, Ponzi schemes and theft.
For Steve Vittatoe, bitcoin is a fun way to make some extra money. The programmer runs a mini bitcoin-mining operation from the basement of his home.
Revolutionaries believe their mission is to spread the word of bitcoin and its power.
Japan-based bitcoin exchange has had its plans to rebuild the company rejected by a Tokyo court and has been placed into administration.