Bitcoin news roundup: January 29 2017

Thanks for joining us for our end of January news roundup, where we recap the latest bitcoin and fintech headlines. Today we’re filling you in on the digital gold vs digital cash debate, speculating on what could happen with bitcoin if the Internet shut down, and we share key takeaways from recent industry-shaping events. Read on for these headlines and more!

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Bitcoin news roundup: January 15 2017

Welcome to 2017, and our first news recap of the year. We’re two weeks in, and already bitcoin has been on a tear. It’s been dubbed the top performing currency of 2016, and the price reached highs not seen since 2013. Read on for news covering these milestones, the challenges ahead, and plenty more as we usher in a new exciting year.

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Wrapping up 2016: our final #newsrecap of the year

Well, 2016, it’s been a wild ride. Throughout the year, we covered bitcoin’s ups, downs, and everything in between. In our final recap for 2016, we’ll kick things off with coverage on the major price spike, and share speculation from experts on what 2017 has in store. Catch these stories and plenty more as we cover some of the biggest headlines closing out the year.

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Bitcoin news for the week of 12/5/16

Thanks for stopping by for our weekly recap of major headlines in bitcoin and fintech news. The end of 2016 isn’t far off, and December has already packed in some big headlines. Circle announced a move away from usage as a bitcoin wallet, and a Danish firm’s report predicts the price could triple in 2017. Plus, exciting developments in Malaysia are making bitcoin easier to buy, sell, and use. Read about these headlines and more, in our weekly news recap!

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Bitcoin news for the week of 11/21/16

Thanks for stopping by for our weekly recap of major headlines in bitcoin and fintech news. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, we paused to say thanks to our users for supporting us all the way to our 10 millionth wallet and beyond. We also saw some exciting innovations on the horizon for hardware wallet Trezor, and SegWit signalling continues. Read about these headlines and more, in our weekly news recap!

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Bitcoin news for the week of 11/14/16

Thanks for stopping by for our weekly recap of major headlines in bitcoin and fintech news. This week we announced a partnership with Coinify and the roll out of an in-wallet capability for Blockchain Wallet users to buy bitcoin. Also dominating the news was the big leap in price and updates on the upcoming deployment of SegWit and Lightning. Read about these headlines and more, in our weekly news recap!

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Bitcoin news for the week of 11/7/16

Welcome to our weekly recap of the latest headlines in bitcoin and fintech. This week, the U.S. Presidential election and the demonetization of large rupee bills in India drove bitcoin up both in value and as a popular topic online. These examples, plus more noteworthy news from China demonstrate that bitcoin represents an integral tool for stability and growth in economies around the world. Read about these headlines and more, in our weekly news recap!

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Bitcoin news for the week of 10/31/16

Welcome to our weekly recap of the latest headlines in bitcoin and fintech. October 31st: trick or treaters, costumes, candy… and Satoshi? That’s right, this October 31st marked the 8th anniversary of Satoshi’s bitcoin whitepaper release. Was it purposefully released on that date? Speaking of purpose, Giving Tuesday is later this month and Bitcoin.com has announced some generous plans. Plus it’s been another week where the price of bitcoin has been the talk of the town. Read about this and more below!

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Bitcoin news for the week of 10/24/16

Welcome to our weekly recap of the latest headlines in bitcoin and fintech. This week the price took an exciting leap and Bitcoin Foundation board member Elizabeth McCauley revealed the blockchain’s killer app. Also in the news was Money2020, with thousands in attendance including Blockchain Co-Founder Nicolas Cary. Read about all this and more, in our weekly news recap!

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Bitcoin news for the week of 10/17/16

Welcome to our weekly recap of the latest headlines in bitcoin and fintech. This week bitcoin received praise from the CFO of Netflix, UK fintech entrepreneurs spoke out on the negative impact of tougher immigration laws, and updates on much anticipated scaling solutions like SegWit also surfaced. Keep reading to find out about these headlines and more.

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