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Bitcoin price: values leap beyond $4,000 mark
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Bitcoin price: values leap beyond $4,000 mark

Cryptocurrency market moves into ‘bullish zone’ with further gains on the horizon
7 Jan 2019
Bitcoin price: will the cryptocurrency recover in 2019?
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Bitcoin price: will the cryptocurrency recover in 2019?

Experts split on forecasts for the digital token over coming 12 months
2 Jan 2019
Can bitcoin values recover before Christmas?
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Can bitcoin values recover before Christmas?

Expert claims bitcoin has ‘very significant role to play’ in financial world despite forecasts of further declines
17 Dec 2018
Is bitcoin set to rise after hitting new 2018 low?
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Is bitcoin set to rise after hitting new 2018 low?

Virtual coin values beginning to recover following ‘epic plunge’
10 Dec 2018
Is bitcoin ‘stronger’ following November declines?
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Is bitcoin ‘stronger’ following November declines?

Values are falling but expert points to growing number of users of virtual currency
3 Dec 2018
Why you may not actually own your Bitcoin
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Why you may not actually own your Bitcoin

Legal experts believe courts in England and Wales are unlikely to identify digital tokens as property
27 Nov 2018
Can bitcoin bounce back before year ends?
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Can bitcoin bounce back before year ends?

Digital coin dips below $4,000 mark for the first time in 2018
26 Nov 2018
Will the bitcoin crash continue?
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Will the bitcoin crash continue?

Experts say ‘crypto bloodbath’ could see values tumbling much further
20 Nov 2018
Bitcoin price: why the cryptocurrency has fallen once again
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Bitcoin price: why the cryptocurrency has fallen once again

Mass sell-offs as two new digital coins enter the market
19 Nov 2018
Bitcoin price: cryptocurrency ‘bull run’ predicted
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Bitcoin price: cryptocurrency ‘bull run’ predicted

Experts say current market stability is sign of upcoming price surge
13 Nov 2018
Winklevoss twins claim crypto investor took £25m in bitcoin
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Winklevoss twins claim crypto investor took £25m in bitcoin

Charlie Shrew allegedly went on a massive spending spree after claiming he was penniless
5 Nov 2018
Bitcoin: cryptocurrency to rise ‘5,000%’ in next decade
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Bitcoin: cryptocurrency to rise ‘5,000%’ in next decade

Experts claim values may start rising as early as next month
30 Oct 2018
What is the 21-day bitcoin challenge?
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What is the 21-day bitcoin challenge?

Chinese tech enthusiast trying to survive using only the digital currency
17 Sep 2018
Why cryptocurrencies are unlikely to return to January high
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Why cryptocurrencies are unlikely to return to January high

Market value of digital currencies has fallen by $640bn since early 2018
10 Sep 2018
Cryptocurrencies tumble after trading desk plan shelved
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Cryptocurrencies tumble after trading desk plan shelved

Bitcoin drops 10% in 24 hours amid reports Goldman Sachs has gone cold
7 Sep 2018
Bitcoin price falls as market hits ‘panic mode’
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Bitcoin price falls as market hits ‘panic mode’

Collapse of Turkish lira may be behind mass cryptocurrency sell-off
15 Aug 2018
Kodak’s bitcoin mining scheme collapses
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Kodak’s bitcoin mining scheme collapses

Photography giant says the subscription service was never officially licensed
16 Jul 2018
Suspect in £1.45m bitcoin theft fled Iceland on PM’s plane
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Suspect in £1.45m bitcoin theft fled Iceland on PM’s plane

Sindri Thor Stefansson is accused of stealing bitcoin mine computers
19 Apr 2018
Ethereum: what is it and how much is it worth?
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Ethereum: what is it and how much is it worth?

Here’s everything you need to know about bitcoin’s main rival
16 Apr 2018
Thieves in Iceland steal 600 bitcoin-mining computers
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Thieves in Iceland steal 600 bitcoin-mining computers

Police hope tracking spikes in electricity use will lead them to missing machines
5 Mar 2018
Bill Gates: cryptocurrencies ‘cause deaths in a direct way’
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Bill Gates: cryptocurrencies ‘cause deaths in a direct way’

Microsoft founder argues that the technology’s anonymity mainly benefits criminals
1 Mar 2018
MPs launch inquiry into bitcoin boom
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MPs launch inquiry into bitcoin boom

Treasury Committee aims to regulate virtual currencies without ‘stifling innovation’
22 Feb 2018
Liberland: the bitcoin nation welcoming mellow new citizens
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Liberland: the bitcoin nation welcoming mellow new citizens

In Depth: self-proclaimed free state follows ‘live and let live’ approach and tax is voluntary
19 Feb 2018
Salon asks readers with ad-blockers to mine for crypto-cash
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Salon asks readers with ad-blockers to mine for crypto-cash

American news site uses controversial Coinhive tool to scan for monero, a bitcoin rival
14 Feb 2018
Government websites hacked to mine cryptocurrencies
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Government websites hacked to mine cryptocurrencies

Cybercriminals use software to hijack processors of unsuspecting web visitors
12 Feb 2018
Bitcoin: Lloyds bans credit card purchases
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Bitcoin: Lloyds bans credit card purchases

Huge drop in cryptocurrency’s value prompts fears customers will be unable to pay debts
6 Feb 2018
Crypto crash: bitcoin drops to lowest point since November
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Crypto crash: bitcoin drops to lowest point since November

Virtual currency falls 30% this week to $8,000
2 Feb 2018
Bitcoin slumps as Facebook bans cryptocurrency adverts
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Bitcoin slumps as Facebook bans cryptocurrency adverts

Digital token’s price fell by 10% on Wednesday morning
31 Jan 2018
Japanese cryptocurrency exchange promises refunds after hack
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Japanese cryptocurrency exchange promises refunds after hack

Nearly £380m worth of NEM coins were stolen in the attack
29 Jan 2018
Bitcoin tumbles as South Korea bans anonymous trading
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Bitcoin tumbles as South Korea bans anonymous trading

Fears over the cryptocurrency crackdown leads to mass sell-offs
23 Jan 2018
Why does South Korea matter so much to Bitcoin?
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Why does South Korea matter so much to Bitcoin?

Authorities announce plans to crackdown on cryptocurrency trading
18 Jan 2018
Hackers loot $400,000 of cryptocurrency Stellar Lumen
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Hackers loot $400,000 of cryptocurrency Stellar Lumen

Virtual currency wallet BlackWallet targeted in the cyberattack
16 Jan 2018
The world’s first cryptocurrency-themed pop group hits Japan
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The world’s first cryptocurrency-themed pop group hits Japan

Each member of the Japanese girl band represents a digital token such as bitcoin
15 Jan 2018
Kodak launching own cryptocurrency
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Kodak launching own cryptocurrency

Tech company is also getting into bitcoin mining
10 Jan 2018
What can we expect from Bitcoin and Ethereum in 2018?
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What can we expect from Bitcoin and Ethereum in 2018?

Everything you need to know about the most popular digital coins
5 Jan 2018
What’s going to happen in 2018?
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What’s going to happen in 2018?

Another memorable year is behind us - here’s what lies ahead
21 Dec 2017
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