UK-based Elliptic, a startup specializing in the secure storage of bitcoins, has won The Banker‘s Technology project award for security. Elliptic provides a “deep cold storage” vault solution for bitcoins, which keeps them offline and out of the reach of hackers. Additional physical layers of protection are employed as well. It says to have insurance coverage for […]
The precious metals brokerage service run by noted gold bug Peter Schiff plans on launching a gold-backed digital currency later this year.
Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has continued to excel in what has become a saturated market, dominating euro-denominated trading.
Bitcoin (BTC/USD) has come off its peak of $294, its highest level in nearly two weeks.
Bitcoin prices are near one-week lows as the resumption of "normal life" in Greece has removed the impetus for traders to dive in.