Say what you will about the Fox News host, but he deserves credit for
highlighting Bank of America’s transaction snooping, writes Marc Hochstein.
Bitcoin's recent surge shows the power of celebrity and how, like it or not,
influencers create value in the modern economy.
Corporations find blockchain technology challenging to use. But it's much too
early to write off enterprise applications wholesale.
It used to be that Wall Street dictated the big stories around finance. It’s
unclear whether that’s still the case.
President Biden needs to reform the global financial system and avoid a
1930s-style depression. Digital currencies can help.
Bitcoin's rising price reflects declining faith in the existing financial
system. Will central bankers like Christine Lagarde take notice?
Bitcoin may not be "digital gold" just yet. But, with institutions accepting
the business case and the price rising, it's well on the way.
At stake as we debate the data-monopolizing power of the internet’s biggest
companies: the future of what it means to be human.
As Wall Street buys bitcoin, crypto faces a fight for its soul. On the one
side is mainstream acceptance. On the other: its cypherpunk roots.
The success of a store-of-value asset, like bitcoin or gold, isn't just a
matter of durability, fungibility or scarcity. It's about whether people
believe in it.
Short-sellers help identify weaknesses in capital markets. Bitcoin helps us
see what's wrong with the financial system.
China's moves on digital currency have potential to rock the global economy.
The U.S. risks getting left behind, like Kodak and digital photos.