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7 months ago

Cryptocurrency: Why some see it as a way to financially uplift people of color

The value of cryptocurrency has fallen drastically. With so many people of color invested in the system, how will this affect them?
7 months ago
How Black and brown investors are using crypto to build wealth
10 months ago

Debate over how cryptocurrency could be used in future

2022 Miami bitcoin conference wrapped up with twice more attendees than last year.
10 months ago
Debate over how cryptocurrency could be used in future
1 year ago

Romance scammers turn to cryptocurrency, targeting tech-savvy victims

ABC’s Kaylee Hartung speaks with two women who say they were swindled out of hundreds of thousands of dollars in a growing romance scam involving cryptocurrency.
1 year ago
Romance scammers turn to cryptocurrency, targeting tech-savvy victims
1 year ago

Colorado to become the first state to accept cryptocurrency as payment for taxes

Colorado is set to become the first state to accept cryptocurrency as payment for state taxes and fees
1 year ago
Colorado to become the first state to accept crypto as payment for taxes
1 year ago

Minorities invest in cryptocurrency for financial empowerment and independence

ABC News’ Janai Norman reports on what’s behind the increasing number of minorities investing in cryptocurrencies as the digital currency booms.
1 year ago
Minorities invest in cryptocurrency for financial empowerment and independence
1 year ago

Bitcoin operation ignites debate around Pennsylvania coal mining waste

ABC News' Elizabeth Schulze visits a once dormant power plant now humming with crypto activity, which environmentalists warn creates pollution.
1 year ago
Bitcoin operation ignites debate around Pennsylvania coal mining waste
1 year ago

Statue of Bitcoin founder honors mysterious 'god' of cryptocurrency

The reflective art piece allows viewers to see themselves in Satoshi Nakamoto.
1 year ago
Statue of Bitcoin founder honors mysterious 'god' of cryptocurrency
1 year ago

AMC to allow cryptocurrency as payment from moviegoers

The movie theater chain announced it will start accepting bitcoins by the end of the year for purchases such as tickets, popcorn, drinks and other concessions.
1 year ago
AMC to allow cryptocurrency as payment from moviegoers
2 years ago

Bitcoin price continues to fall

The price of the cryptocurrency has fallen more than 6% in the past 24 hours.
2 years ago
Bitcoin price continues to fall
2 years ago

Bitcoin slumps to two-week low amid renewed worries of Chinese restrictions

The price of Bitcoin slipped to its lowest levels in weeks on Monday amid news of further clampdowns on cryptocurrency in China.
2 years ago
Bitcoin falls amid further fears of China clampdown
2 years ago

El Salvador passes law to accept Bitcoin

The Central American country is the first nation in the world to accept Bitcoin as a form of payment.
2 years ago
El Salvador passes law to accept Bitcoin
2 years ago

By the Numbers: Cryptocurrency crash

A closer look at the falling value of cryptocurrency and what sparked the latest plunge.
2 years ago
By the Numbers: Cryptocurrency crash
2 years ago

Cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin plunge amid China clampdown fears, fallout from Tesla's U-turn

Bitcoin, Ethereum and other major cryptocurrencies plummeted on Wednesday in a sell-off linked to a new crackdown in China and fallout from Tesla's reversal.
2 years ago
Bitcoin plunges amid China clampdown fears, fallout from Tesla's U-turn
2 years ago

Bitcoin plunges as Elon Musk puts environmental impact under scrutiny

The price of Bitcoin nosedived after Tesla CEO Elon Musk said his company would no longer be accepting the cryptocurrency as payment due to its ties to fossil fuels.
2 years ago
Bitcoin plunges as Elon Musk puts its environmental impact under scrutiny
2 years ago

Environmental impact of Bitcoin

Tesla said it will no longer accept the cryptocurrency due to the extreme amounts of fossil fuels consumed to mine it.
2 years ago
Environmental impact of Bitcoin
2 years ago

Bitcoin surges to record highs after Tesla pushes it mainstream

Bitcoin surged to a new record high Tuesday morning on the heels of Tesla's disclosure that it was investing some $1.5 billion in the cryptocurrency.
2 years ago
Bitcoin surges to record highs after Tesla pushes it mainstream
4 years ago

'It just smells like something doesn’t make sense': Canadian crypto world questions CEO's death

Gerald Cotten died on Dec. 9 with the only password to unlock $190 million.
4 years ago
'He might want out': Cryptocurrency world questions death of CEO
5 years ago

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are the latest rage, but skeptics warn about bubble

Meet Jeremy Gardner, a crytpocurrency evangelist and one of Silicon Valley's latest stars.
5 years ago
Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are the latest rage, but skeptics warn about bubble
5 years ago

Man busted for selling huge shipments of drugs to college students for bitcoin, authorities say

The Iowa man was arrested for the "dark web" deals that led to two deaths.
5 years ago
Trafficker arrested for selling drugs to college students using bitcoin, police say