Dissecting Bitcoin's latest price drop

Experts expose the various factors that contributed to the latest drop suffered by the world's most popular digital currency.

14 Aug

Naspers-backed Luno scores 2m wallets

The Bitcoin company now has two million customers (wallets) spanning 40 countries.

31 Jul

Geekulcha, Groworx seek blockchain geeks

A four-month programme aims to teach developers, cryptographers and enthusiasts the technicalities of blockchain implementation.

Jul 20, 2018

Local start-up links fiat and crypto-currencies

BVNK uses its application programming interface-driven platform to drive the integration of fiat and crypto-currencies.

Jul 16, 2018

Altcoin galore on SA's crypto-currency exchanges

More and more crypto exchanges open shop in SA, looking to cash in on the popularity of crypto-currencies.

Jul 11, 2018

BitFund eyes crypto market disruption in SA

The locally-developed platform gives investors exposure to index portfolios of more than 20 of the largest crypto-currencies.

Jul 6, 2018

Bitcoin to weather 'dead coins'

Besides 800 crypto-currencies being declared dead, experts believe the world's most popular digital currency has a future.

Jun 20, 2018

SA blockchain experts target crypto exchange disruption

TrustBar claims it will launch the first global crypto-currency exchange that allows cross-chain trading through one transaction.

Jun 20, 2018

South Korean crypto exchange loses $32m in heist

Crypto-currency exchange Bithumb, the sixth busiest in the world, says $31.5 million worth of virtual coins were stolen by hackers.


The bigger crypto-currencies get, the worse they perform

Crypto-currencies are more likely to suffer a breakdown in trust and efficiency as more people use them, says the Bank of International Settlements.

Jun 13, 2018

Bitcoin's downward trend persists

So far in 2018, Bitcoin is down nearly 53%, after soaring more than 1 300% last year.

Jun 1, 2018

Bitcoin forks a complex affair for exchanges

South African crypto-currency experts explain why some forks are more profitable than others.

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