Bitcoin News

Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer, open-source cryptocurrency created by the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin is famous for being the first cryptocurrency, decentralization, and transactions which require no central body, such as a government or central bank.

Bitcoin News in this section will help you stay up to date with the current market events as they happen, including information on Bitcoin mining and other important Bitcoin News. Discover the exciting future of Bitcoin.

Bitcoin runs using blockchain technology, and its revolutionary potential has led to the creation of many other cryptocurrencies (altcoins). Bitcoin News today allows you to stay on top of the latest trends.

Bitcoin’s ledger is validated and secured by miners and blocks are mined using a Proof-of-Work (PoW) algorithm. For more information about Bitcoin check out our guide “What is Bitcoin and How Does It Work?” or view the latest Bitcoin News below.


Iceland’s Energy Industry Prioritizes Bitcoin Mining

Iceland is leading the race for the crypto revolution as the country is expected to expend most of its energy on Bitcoin mining. Large-scale...

Iceland’s Bitcoin Mining Industry Energy Consumption will Double in 2018

Iceland is an ideal environment to mine bitcoin thanks to the naturally cool climate as well as the cheap and reliable electricity. However, some...

New Bitcoin Fork Aims to Enhance Bitcoin Anonymity

Bitcoin Private (BTCP) is the latest proposed fork to occur on the Bitcoin network and will seek to address concerns regarding user privacy by...

Criminals Prefer Litecoin and Dash Over Bitcoin

Bitcoin skyrocketed to fame after reaching a record-high $20,000 at the end of 2017. People were then quick to react. Some said that it’s...

Crypto News Update – Feb 8, 2018

Crypto-millionaire Buys $115 Lamborghini A 35-year-old coder named Peter Saddington used Bitcoin’s full potential after purchasing a 2015 Lamborghini Huracan worth $200,000. Interestingly, he paid...

Bitcoin Back on Track after SEC Hearing

Bitcoin appears to be back on track after its value increased significantly over the last 24 hours. Bitcoin’s value just hovered over the $5,900...

Credit Card Ban & More China Fears – Bitcoin’s Value Plummets

Cryptocurrency Blacklisted by Major US and UK Banks Transactions involving digital currencies have been blacklisted by the Citigroup, Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase and...

Bitfinex Drops Friedman LLP Auditing Company – are BTC Prices Rigged?

Has the price of Bitcoin been artificially increased? If the cryptocurrency Tether has been propping up the Bitcoin price with no real fiat backing,...

The Shifting Tide from Bitcoin to Blockchain

Right through 2017, it was on everybody's lips, the talk of the town. Everywhere you looked, Bitcoin popped up. News outlets like Fox and...

Crypto News Summary – 27th January 2018

At blokt, we try to keep you updated on everything that is happening. Here's a quick rundown of things that are happening in the...

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