China is shunning Bitcoin in favour of a new form of cryptocurrency, OneCoin.
Bitcoin’s price surged amid mayhem on the larger exchanges where the digital asset is traded.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced the launch of the “petro” - a cryptocurrency backed by oil reserves.
The value of one bitcoin has surpassed $10,000, for the first time ever, increasing by more than $2,000 in the last week.
Quantum computing could be the downfall of bitcoin Two technologies that could shape the future — blockchain and quantum computing — could potentially be at odds.
Central authorities are still important to create legitimacy and build trust in cryptocurrencies.
Blockchain technology, in which real-world assets are symbolically represented by digital objects, harks back to medieval times when helmets, swords, and other items represented land and ...
If you don't know your Ether from your ledger, your 'consensus protocol' from your 'proof of work' – this explainer is for you.
Rural communities in the developing world are increasingly generating and reselling electricity on microgrids – which is good for them, for the environment and for the resilience of tradi...
Surprising developments that challenge preconceptions about China.
Kenneth Rogoff suggests technology will thrive, but that the price of Bitcoin will collapse.
What powerful Wall Streeters have to say about bitcoin and cryptocurrency.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating how they might use the blockchain to share medical data between organizations across the United States.
Dubai now has its own cryptocurrency, thanks to a new partnership fostered through the city's Accelerator Initiative.
From using facial recognition to buy a burger to the world's first cargo drone, China is at the cutting edge of new technology. Here are seven of the most interesting Chinese developments...