NiceHash Got Hacked, Lost Over 4,000 Bitcoins
Dec13

NiceHash Got Hacked, Lost Over 4,000 Bitcoins

It has been reported that NiceHash, a Bitcoin mining service, was hacked and BTC funds to the tune of nearly $62 million have been stolen. According to the users of NiceHash, their funds have been taken from their Bitcoin address at the service to another Bitcoin address under the control of an unknown entity. NiceHash is a company based out of Slovenia and was founded in the year 2014. NiceHash serves as a marketplace where people...

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Winklevoss twins first Bitcoin billionaires
Dec12

Winklevoss twins first Bitcoin billionaires

 The Winklevoss twins become the world’s first Bitcoin billionaires. In 2011, they invested $11 million in Bitcoin, that’s now worth at more than $1...

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Bitcoin Price Spikes to $10,000
Dec04

Bitcoin Price Spikes to $10,000

Bitcoin price breaking through the roof became a hot topic for the financial markets around the world in the last few days. And as it breached the $10,000 barrier on November 29, the internet exploded with a discussion on the topic. Everyone wants to talk about it—the discussion contains sentiments of celebration along with predictions and even some not-so-favorable opinions about the cryptocurrency’s recent and sudden boom....

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Square Cash App Lets You Buy and Sell Bitcoin
Nov27

Square Cash App Lets You Buy and Sell Bitcoin

San Francisco-based Square Cash, a merchant aggregator and financial services company, has started a new pilot feature on that allows users to invest in Bitcoin. Square, the parent company of the aforementioned Square Cash, was created in 2009 to offer a wide range of financial services including its payment reader app, register platform and much more. The company’s financial app, which is used for making payments between friends,...

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Bitcoin SegWit2x Explained
Nov14

Bitcoin SegWit2x Explained

The cryptocurrency world is waiting with bated breath for November 16 when the decision on the future of Bitcoin as a stable digital currency will be made. In the midst of the issue is the software code SegWit2x (short for Segregation Witness 2x). Let’s place the issue in perspective to make it simple for you to know what happened and what to expect: Size of the Blocks Behind the Fork After the concept had been established and Bitcoin...

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