Indian Bitcoin Exchange CoinSecure comes under DDoS Attack
It looks like there has been another DDoS attack on an Indian Bitcoin Exchange, CoinSecure. DDoS attacks in the Bitcoin world seem incredibly common at present, often done against mining pools the attacker disagrees with. This causes problems of people having limited access to funds. The attack affected the site, API and the android application.… (0 comment)

Bitcoin price breaks $800 USD price point
Bitcoin has broken the 800 USD price point in the run up to Christmas. Typically, Christmas is a quiet period in the markets, but it looks to be a busy time this year, partially fuelled by increased adoption, and the arrival of the latest batches of the Antminer S9  and R4 in time for Christmas, as… (0 comment)

Bitcoin’s price rally topped any other currency in 2016
Bitcoin’s price rally in the year 2016 has topped all other currencies in the world. The coin had a 79% gain in 2016, four times that of the Russian rouble. This was partially due to the halving, which halved the supply of new coins being mined every day, along with capital controls and greater market adoption… (0 comment)