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The volatility of the price of Bitcoin has been making news since its inception. Read the latest news about the highs and lows of the Bitcoin economy with CoinJournal.net

The Josh Garza Interview: Organized Crime, Threats and Is He In...

The collapse of Paycoin has been like nothing Crypto has ever seen. I don't say that lightly. I realize how massive the Mt. Gox...

Cambridge Blockchain Wins Santander InnoVentures Distributed Ledger Challenge; Everledger Takes First...

Cambridge Blockchain, a startup that provides identity verifications tools, has won the Santander InnoVentures Distributed Ledger Challenge. On January 27, eight blockchain startups competed for...

Ledger Raises 1.3m EUR In Seed Funding To Expand Global Presence

Seed round funding is nothing new under the sun in the world of Bitcoin and other digital currencies. Venture capitalist investments have grown exponentially...

Colin Kwan on Magnr, The UKDCA, and Bitcoin Banks

If the late, great George Carlin were alive today and revamping his classic "seven words you cannot say on television" sketch for Bitcoin, it wouldn't...

Will UBS’s Settlement Coin Steal Bitcoin’s Thunder?

Over the weekend, UBS followed Barclay's bitcoin news with news of their own, announcing through media outlets, that they are developing their own blockchain...

Charlie Shrem Unveils New Venture Intellisys Capital

Bitcoin pioneer Charlie Shrem has joined force with Jason Granger, a real estate and private equity expert, to launch Intellisys Capital, an investment company. Intellisys...

How Would a Hard Fork Affect Bitcoin’s Usefulness as a Store...

A loud segment of the Bitcoin community has been pushing for a hard-forking increase to the block size limit for over a year now,...

Thirteen Banks Join R3’s Blockchain Initiative

Thirteen of the world's leading financial institutions have joined R3's distributed ledger initiative, taking the total number of banks collaborating on the project to...

NY DFS Grants BitLicense to Ripple XRP For Institutional Applications

Ripple has been granted a "BitLicense" to sell and custody XRP, the digital asset native to the Ripple Consensus Ledger, becoming the fourth company...

Fintech Venture Funding Report Highlights Growing Interest in Blockchain & Insurtech

Over the last quarter, a number of fintech sub-segments, including robo-advisors, insurtech and blockchain, have gained significant traction, according to a new report on...