This cashless cafe lets you buy coffee with bitcoin

SINGAPORE: Just a street away from Singapore’s central bank, a cryptocurrency firm has set up what it claims is the first cafe in the city-state to be owned and operated by a business promoting its own digital coin.

Goldman Sachs launching trading desk for bitcoin, report says

Goldman Sachs is planning to get into the business of trading digital currencies such as bitcoin, Bloomberg News reported Thursday, citing sources familiar with the matter. “In response to client interest in digital currencies, we are exploring how best to se…

Report: Goldman Sachs to open cryptocurrency trading desk

Goldman Sachs is jumping into cryptocurrency with both feet. According to sources familiar with the matter, Goldman aims to have a new cryptocurrency trading desk up and running by the end of June, if not earlier. Already, the bank is one of the first large p…

Facebook Users Hit With Spam Delivering Crypto-Miner Malware

Bitcoin just recently hit a new all-time high and with it more malware threats are targeting unsuspecting users, with the objective of increasing mining opportunities for the precious crypto currency. By using Facebook—the most popular social web platform—as …

Goldman Sachs Is Setting Up a Cryptocurrency Trading Desk

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: Goldman Sachs is setting up a trading desk to make markets in digital currencies such as bitcoin, according to people with knowledge of the strategy. The bank aims to get the business running by the end of J…

What Nobody is Saying About Bitcoin

Some basic knowledge of how bitcoin works is important here. As you know by now, bitcoin is run on a blockchain. Every transaction that happens has to be recorded and verified here for it to be considered valid. This system was working fine when bitcoin was a…