Bitcoin – the 21st century digital currency

Bitcoin is the global online peer-to-peer currency. Free from the interference of regulators and nation states, it has seen its value soar against traditional paper currencies.

Move over Apple – there’s bigger tech news this week

Forget Apple’s new watch, the news that Paypal is to start using bitcoin is much more exciting. The cryptocurrency is going mainstream, says Bengt Saelensminde.

This incredible technology could form the next great bull market

The next great bull market will be in a technology that could change the world, says Dominic Frisby – but you’ve probably never heard of it.

Revealed at last, the man behind bitcoin… or is it?

In what looked like the scoop of the year, Newsweek proclaimed that it had uncovered the identity of Bitcoin’s mysterious creator, ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’. But doubts soon emerged.

Does this $350m disaster spell the end for bitcoin?

The collapse of MtGox, the world’s first and largest bitcoin exchange, has sent the value of the cryptocurrency into freefall. Dominic Frisby looks at what the future holds for bitcoin.

How bitcoin could be as revolutionary as the internet

The digital currency will be as big a gamechanger as the internet, says Ken Tindell. Here, he reveals why.

What is bitcoin and how does it work?

Bitcoin, the digital currency, has whipped up a frenzy of excitement among speculators. Ken Tindell explains how it works.

London must seize the opportunity and embrace bitcoins

The City, with its long tradition of expertise in innovative, global finance, is the natural centre for trading and investing in digital money, says Matthew Lynn.

The best new currency in 6,000 years

Who knows where digital money might take us, asks Bill Bonner.

Are cryptocurrencies the new dotcom stocks?

Bitcoin, namecoin, worldcoin – the number of digital currencies is exploding. Dominic Frisby looks at ‘cryptocurrencies’ and asks if we’re at the start of a new dotcom-style hysteria.

Why I’m ‘buggish’ on bitcoin

Bill Bonner’s keen on bitcoin – for exactly the same reason the Feds aren’t.

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