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Why an American Think Tank Brands Bitcoin ‘a Scam’

An American think-tank called the Gravel Institute recently released a new video explaining why it believes Bitcoin is a scam akin to a Ponzi scheme. Writer and economist Doug Henwood spoke in the video explaining why he believed Bitcoin resembled...

AMC Will Begin to Accept Cryptocurrency as a Form of Payment

AMC, currently the largest movie theater chain in the world, will begin accepting Bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency as payment for movie screenings and concessions. The company's CEO, Adam Aron, announced the groundbreaking news on Wednesday by tweeting “Cryptocurrency enthusiasts:...

Elon Musk Tweet Causes Cryptocurrency to Go Up 1000%

Elon Musk caused a 1000% surge in the price of the Shiba Floki cryptocurrency after tweeting an image of a Shiba Inu dog, captioning it "Floki has arrived." The image is actually of Musk's newest addition to his family, a...

What is an NFT? How Non-Fungible Tokens Took Over Crypto

If you're an avid investor in cryptocurrency or a digital art lover, it's likely that you've heard about non-fungible tokens, commonly referred to as "NFTs." So what exactly are NFTs? Non-fungible tokens certify the ownership of a one-of-a-kind piece of...

Kim Kardashian Cryptocurrency Ad Criticized by Financial Watchdog

Charles Randall, the head of the United Kingdom's Financial Conduct Authority, has spoken out against Kim Kardashian's Instagram ad for a cryptocurrency known as Ethereum Max. Randall claims that the Armenian-American celebrity is potentially leading her 250 million followers into...

El Salvador Makes History by Adopting Bitcoin as Legal Tender

El Salvador on Tuesday became the first country in the world to accept bitcoin as legal tender, despite international concerns of risks to consumers. Twenty years after it adopted the US dollar as its national currency, El Salvador becomes a...

The Disastrous Environmental Impact of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

While the benefits and disadvantages of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have long been debated, their impact on the environment has only just begun to be discussed. Some argue that they are shady and untraceable, and others dismiss them as a...

Donald Trump Calls Bitcoin a “Disaster Waiting to Happen”

Former President Donald Trump argued that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are  "potentially a disaster waiting to happen" during an appearance on Fox Business. When asked if he himself has invested in Bitcoin, Trump stated that he "likes the currency of...

John Paulson: Cryptocurrency Will “Eventually Prove to be Worthless”

John Paulson, a billionaire who made his money investing in hedge funds and who predicted the huge housing crash in 2008, says all cryptocurrency, like bitcoin, is inherently "worthless" and "will go to zero." The investor, who was one of...

Massive Protests Erupt in El Salvador Against Bitcoin as Legal Tender

El Salvador is less than two weeks away from making the cryptocurrency Bitcoin one of its official currencies, the other being the United States dollar. This unprecedented move will make El Salvador the first country in the world to...