Bitcoin Named Worst-Performing Currency of 2014
Bitcoin awareness and adoption grew by leaps and bounds this year, but its value did the opposite, plummeting by more than 56 percent.
Step up to help the P-S School
Gila County School Superintendent Linda O?Dell, a resident of Pine, has set 5 p.m., Monday, Dec. 29 as the deadline to apply for a seat on the Pine-Strawberry School District Governing Board.
Thursday The 18th
NEW 19.14: Alexander Molochnikov stages a cabaret that tells the stories of French and German soldiers in World War I. Chekhov Moscow Art Theater small stage. 7 p.m.
Christmas concert with Vintage, special guests Katy and Dell Burchett, Guido Fazio 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13, St. Bonaventure Church, 5562 Clayton Road, Concord. 925-672-5800. Free.
By The Associated Press Boys Basketball Aberdeen Roncalli 71, Mobridge-Pollock 34
Bitcoin stalls after hitting record prices in 2013
The cryptocurrency has plummeted 50% in price so far this year and experts expect its expansion to slow The Mt Gox scandal is the best thing to happen to bitcoin in years After skyrocketing to more than a thousand dollars in price late last year and attracting global attention, bitcoin, the leading digital currency, has stalled. Figures obtained by Reuters show that while ?wallets? ? cyberspeak ...
Thoughts from the Frontline: Is Bitcoin the Future?
Bitcoin is a topic of discussion almost everywhere I go. My introduction to Bitcoin came when I was speaking at a gold conference in Palm Springs and three bright-eyed, bushy-tailed college students approached me with a video camera and asked for my thoughts on Bitcoin.
Got bitcoins? Trade them in to buy Windows apps, Xbox games and more
You can now use bitcoins to add money to your Microsoft account, and in turn buy content on its Windows and Xbox platforms. The move gives the digital currency a hefty dose of credibility.
Bitcoin's Main Stumbling Block: Navigating The Law
Coders created Bitcoin to be decentralized and independent of governments and banks. Authorities are still struggling to create a legal framework.