A politician bribed with Bitcoin

Even though some people still do not have electricity, in big cities people have access to real world technology, not often being at the forefront of scientific discoveries. There is …

Taxes and Cryptocurrency

It looks like 2018 will be a landmark year when it comes to the IRS and taxing cryptocurrency gains. The IRS treats cryptocurrency as property, so there are capital gain …

Is it still worth mining Bitcoin in 2018?

The mining process involves compiling recent transactions into blocks and trying to solve a computationally difficult puzzle. The first participant who solves the puzzle gets to place the next block …

Bitcoin prices show marked volatility

Since mid-November, the value of bitcoin — shown in U.S. dollars, according to Bitcoinity.org — has rocketed up and plummeted. Grayed area denotes the daily price ranges, and the date …