What are bitcoin ATMs doing in small bodegas throughout New York City? It’s well known that digital currencies like bitcoin can be used for illicit things such as money laundering. That is, it seems to be common knowledge to everyone except the operators of the small grocery stores that are allowing bitcoin, the original digital… bitcoins | New York Post"Why bodegas should think twice before allowing for bitcoin ATMs"
Bitcoin’s wild ride is continuing on Monday. The cryptocurrency climbed to a lifetime high of $ 2,999.97 a coin in overnight action, but it has seen a sharp drop from its highs. It’s now trading down by $ 286, or 9.7%, at $ 2,666 a coin. Monday’s action comes without any real catalyst, as trade appears to be fueled by buying in Asia. Recently, China’s three largest bitcoin exchanges lifted their ban on clients’ withdrawals.…"Bitcoin nearly hits $3,000 before plunging"
Bitcoin hit a new record high over the weekend – and then dropped like a stone before traders on the U.S. east coast got out of bed in the morning. Bitcoin rose above the $ 3,000 mark for the first time on Sunday, another record high in a spring that has been full of them. That put it up 212% on the year – less than six full months of trading. At $ 3,000, it was…"Bitcoin Monday: From Record High to Down 10% Before You Got Out of Bed"