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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.
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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.
The price of bitcoin rose on Tuesday despite growing uncertainty regarding regulation in China.
"Fast Money" regular Brian Kelly talks about his "aha" moment with bitcoin and how he created his own coin.
Addressing concern in the bitcoin community about government regulation, George Kikvadze, board member and advisor of BitFury, said he actually welcomes it.
Two years before bitcoin exchange Mt.Gox filed for bankruptcy, the CEO was challenged over whether client money was being used to cover costs, sources claimed.
Finding a rational position on the bitcoin controversy boils down to understanding the basics of money and listening to investor gurus.
Prominent value investor Bill Miller on Thursday said he is investing in bitcoin.
TrackingPoint, the company behind the smart rifle, is now allowing customers to pay for its weapons in bitcoin.
The "block chain," i.e. the public ledger of all bitcoin transactions, remain the cryptocurrency's most unique feature. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.