Is the bitcoin network the most powerful distributed computing system -- hence, the most powerful computer, period -- on Earth?
Amazon has handed 500 "Amazon Coins" to each of its US-based Kindle Fire customers.
A team of software developers is releasing a new bitcoin client, designed as an alternative to the original software that implemented the Bitcoin…
An aggrieved user has started a petition to force Apple to approve bitcoin wallet applications for its shiny iPhones.
Bitcoin isn't the only form of electronic money being mined, traded and spent these days.
Neither Dropbox nor bitcoin has been around for even a decade yet, but fans of the cloud-based storage site and the digital currency are eagerly…
A CoinDesk Q&A with Stan Stalnaker, founder of Hub Culture and the Ven digital currency.
A new bitcoin wallet service, CarbonWallet, uses passphrases to store bitcoins "deterministically."
Amazon is set to launch its own in-house currency -- Amazon Coin -- this month.
Bitcoin's long-term chances of success are better if there are many other alternative, digital currencies, with many businesses investing in them.