Ether, the unit of cryptocurrency used on the Ethereum blockchain, has given investors a wild ride lately. Its value more than doubled in May, peaked in June at more than $ 400 an ether, and then lost more than half that value by early this week. That may sound like a bubble bursting. But some investors are still optimistic and are prepared to ride it out. Aaron Batalion, a partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners, said…"Silicon Valley is hot on a new cryptocurrency that could become worth 100 times its current value"
The total value of all bitcoins in circulation hit a record high above $ 14 billion on Thursday, as the web-based digital currency jumped 5 percent on the day to its highest levels in three years after more than doubling in price this year. The price of one bitcoin reached $ 875 on the Europe-based Bitstamp exchange,… bitcoins | New York Post"Chinese investors drive bitcoin value to record high"
If the proposal had been approved, the public would have been able to invest in bitcoin simply by purchasing shares in the ETF. Bitcoin has taken a … Google Alert – bitcoin"Bitcoin Value Drops 15% After Stock Exchange Proposal Declined"