Although digital currencies are decentralized, that's no guarantee that governments won't take an interest in them.
While bitcoin price swings grabbed headlines, the crypto-based betting platform Augur quietly made headway.
One theory suggests North Korea is driving up the price of digital currencies for its own nefarious gains.
The wild price swings for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are still a mystery. But here are two things we learned.
Ripple overtook ethereum briefly yesterday but was again the second-most valuable cryptocurrency this morning.
The #Flippening finally occurred as Ripple's price moved past Ethereum briefly this morning.
Overstock is one of the first retailers to accept bitcoin, and its stock price went gangbusters as a result.
Most cryptocurrencies were in the red, except Ripple. According to an analyst, 2018 will bring similar volatility.
The cryptocurrency could either deflate completely or experience a "healthy" correction, says one expert.
The cryptocurrency markets staged a brief recovery yesterday but they are a sea of red on Christmas Eve