10 Apr '13, 11pm

Bitcoin

Bitcoin experiences dramatic correction of 60 percent before slight recovery. (Click for larger image.) (Credit: Bitcoincharts.com ) After a meteoric run-up in the valuation of Bitcoin in the past month, the virtual currency suffered a dramatic correction today, losing more than 60 percent before mounting a bit of a recovery. The peer-to-peer currency, which has quadrupled in value in the past four weeks, traded as high as $266 per Bitcoin today before plummeting to $105. It recovered to trade at $145 as of this writing, a one-day loss of 37 percent. Despite today's losses, Bitcoin is still up more than 1,000 percent in the past three months. Today's drop came amid another distributed denial-of-service attack on Bitcoin exchanges Bitstamp and Mt. Gox, according to TradeHill , another Bitcoin exchange. "There are connectivity issues to external exchanges. We are continuing ...

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businessinsider.com 10 Apr '13, 6pm

It's shaping up to be a pretty ugly day for Bitcoin. After soaring past $250 earlier , it's tumbled all the way down to cu...

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businessinsider.com 10 Apr '13, 5pm

It's shaping up to be a pretty ugly day for Bitcoin. After soaring past $250 earlier , it's tumbled all the way down to cu...

Bitcoin Suffers A Correction Amid Apparent DDOS Attacks On Some Exchanges

Bitcoin Suffers A Correction Amid Apparent DDOS...

techcrunch.com 10 Apr '13, 7pm

Bitcoin is undergoing a classic correction after quintupling in price over the past 30 days. The currency, which was tradi...

Bitcoin drops another 35 percent as exchange reopens

Bitcoin drops another 35 percent as exchange re...

news.cnet.com 12 Apr '13, 2am

Bitcoin value plummets as trading resumes on Mt. Gox, the world's largest exchange for the digital currency (click for lar...

Bitcoin hacker currency bursts into mainstream

news.yahoo.com 10 Apr '13, 10pm

LONDON (AP) — With $600 stuffed in one pocket and a smartphone tucked in the other, Patricio Fink struck a deal that's joi...

Bitcoin bursts: Hacker currency gets wild ride

news.yahoo.com 11 Apr '13, 6pm

LONDON (AP) — It's a promising form of electronic cash free from central bankers and beloved by hackers. It — Bitcoin — ma...

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falkvinge.net 12 Apr '13, 8am

This is true for the moment, and only if you think of BTC as an investment. BTC is not suited for this task (though it is ...

Bitcoin is not a real currency, just some 21st-century cowrie shells: The 'cryptocurrency' has more in common

Bitcoin is not a real currency, just some 21st-...

guardian.co.uk 10 Apr '13, 9pm

The rollercoaster ride of Bitcoin 's valuation has, after a couple of months of being pulled up the roller, hit the "coast...

Bitcoin Is No Longer a Currency

Bitcoin Is No Longer a Currency

theatlantic.com 11 Apr '13, 9pm

But what if you can't print more money? Then the hoarding feeds on itself. With a normal currency, say the dollar, the pri...

Startup raises $500K to create Bitcoin trading platform

Startup raises $500K to create Bitcoin trading ...

news.cnet.com 10 Apr '13, 12am

Bitcoin's value against the dollar is up 1,500 percent since January (click to see larger image). (Credit: Bitcoincharts.c...

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money.cnn.com 12 Apr '13, 12pm

Trading in Bitcoins on Mt.Gox since Wednesday. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) The price of Bitcoins has plunged more than 75% in the ...

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thejournal.ie 13 Apr '13, 8am

Bitcoin’s volatility makes it quite difficult to use as a currency at the moment, even as it sees more widespread acceptan...

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themalaysianinsider.com 08 Apr '13, 2am

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Own your own Bitcoin Exchange

bex.io 13 Apr '13, 7pm

We do the tech. You do the rest. Bex removes all the technical complexity of running a Bitcoin Exchange. Security Besides ...