Bitcoin Cash Leaps Ahead of Next Week’s Hard Fork

Bitcoin cash (BCH) surged this week as investors piled in ahead of its hard fork next week, bringing other major cryptocurrencies along for the ride.  In the cryptocurrency world,...

Why the Health Care Industry Has Little Patience for Blockchain

Blockchain technology can safeguard electronic health records, trace pharmaceuticals and track clinical trial data, but few developers are building prototypes for this potentially lucrative...

Brave Software Wants to Upset the Online Advertising Apple Cart

Online advertising is a huge market, with spending on track to exceed $230 billion this year, but some key constituents aren’t happy. More and more...

ConsenSys Takes Mining to New Heights With Latest Buy

There's cryptocurrency mining, and then there's asteroid mining. Blockchain firm ConsenSys has bought space exploration firm Planetary Resources through an asset-purchase transaction, the companies said. Financial details...

Crypto Takes a Rough Ride With Equity Markets

It was another rough day for the stock market, and bitcoin (BTC) and other major cryptocurrencies suffered similarly. Bitcoin, at $6,292, was down nearly...