Bitcoin

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Crypto is starting to lose its cool – just look at El Salvador | Rowan Moore
Fantasies of a Bitcoin City have been undermined by the country’s huge losses in cryptocurrency

Rowan Moore

21, May, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Crypto crash unlikely to reduce its climate impact, expert says
Enormous energy consumption has barely reduced despite $1tn being wiped off the sector

Alex Hern Technology editor

18, May, 2022 @3:25 PM

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Q&A: the collapse of terra and what it could mean beyond crypto
After the crash of the ‘stablecoin’ sparked panic, could the fall of the wider crypto market lead to a more permanent economic crunch?

Alex Hern and Dan Milmo

16, May, 2022 @5:09 PM

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‘Unstoppable until they aren’t’: are tech market losses signs of a bust?
Apple is no longer the most valuable company, Meta took a $230bn hit, Amazon reported its first loss since 2015, but a slump ‘is a big question mark’

Kari Paul

15, May, 2022 @5:00 AM

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TerraUSD ‘stablecoin’ delisted from crypto exchanges
‘Algorithmic stablecoin’, whose collapse triggered multibillion-dollar selloff, turns off blockchain

Alex Hern UK technology editor

13, May, 2022 @11:09 AM

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Turmoil and panic in crypto market as ‘stablecoin’ slump prompts wider collapse
The near-total crash of terra has fuelled real panic that the crypto sector may face existential problems

Alex Hern and Dan Milmo

12, May, 2022 @1:11 PM

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‘Crypto muggings’: thieves in London target digital investors by taking phones
Exclusive: Thousands of pounds stolen in cases seen by the Guardian in reports from City of London police

Rob Davies

08, May, 2022 @11:58 AM

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Crypto-crimewave forces police online to pursue ill-gotten assets
Scams relating to digital ‘coins’ are growing – but data reveals authorities are making record seizures of assets too

Rob Davies

30, Apr, 2022 @3:00 PM

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PayPal’s Peter Thiel may be a ‘genius’, but I’m still not champing at the bitcoin | John Naughton
People are confusing wealth and intelligence if they read too much into the tech entrepreneur’s cheerleading for the cryptocurrency

John Naughton

16, Apr, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Paypal founder launches tirade against ‘gerontocracy’ over bitcoin
Peter Thiel, the libertarian tech investor, says figures such as Warren Buffett are hindering cryptocurrency

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

08, Apr, 2022 @2:09 PM

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Climate groups say a change in coding can reduce bitcoin energy consumption by 99%
A simple switch in the way transactions are verified could reduce bitcoin’s energy-guzzling mining habits

Dominic Rushe

29, Mar, 2022 @4:01 AM

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Every bitcoin helps: why Ukraine is soliciting for cryptocurrency donations
Crypto’s ability to eschew bureaucratic red tape is the best way to provide immediate service to a vulnerable population, experts say

Luke Winkie

03, Mar, 2022 @1:00 PM

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