Bitcoin prices neared $780 this week, coming within 1% of their annual high after lingering above $700 for more than two weeks.
One of bitcoin's more forward-looking projects has attracted a group of developers who are using some obscure names from the Harry Potter series.
Smart contracts startup Symbiont has hired cryptographer Lisa Yin as its new chief security officer.
The launch of blockchain consortium R3CEV's open-source Corda platform is receiving mixed responses.
Bitcoin and ether exchange startup Coinbase is seeking a patent for a security system for bitcoin private keys.
Peer-to-peer bitcoin lending platform BitLendingClub has announced that it is shutting down next year.
Bitcoin surpassed $750 on 1st December, rising past this key psychological level but failing to reach $755.
An unintentional split of the network was the latest event to shake ethereum.