Australian firm digitalBTC has launched digitalX Mintsy, a service that allows users to lease and trade processing power for cryptocurrency mining.
Here's a look back at just a few of the many bizzare altcoins that emerged in 2014.
Ziftr, a US-based e-commerce company, is hosting a month-long crowdsale for its new altcoin, ziftrcoin.
As the bitcoin world hopes for the best in 2015, we look back at pundits' predictions for this year.
Viacoin integrates Peter Todd's 'checklocktimeverify', Amagi Metals adds altcoins and the archcoin team launches a crowdfunding platform.
American cloud mining company GAW Miners has launched its new altcoin, paycoin.
Five individuals have been named in a Florida lawsuit that involves an altcoin pump-and-dump and the fraudulent presale of scrypt mining ASICs.
SmartContract is harnessing blockchain technology to create customisable contractual agreements that can be used by experts and newcomers alike.
The development team behind alternative digital currency digibyte has raised $250,000 as part of a new strategic partnership.