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22-year-old man loses $24 million worth of bitcoins in apparent scam

Bitcoin is a risky investment, but for one young crypto millionaire, traditional forms of investing into assets such a casino and company stock turned out to be even riskier.  According to Bangkok Post, a 22-year-old Finnish man called Aarni
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And now professional golf is being ransomed for bitcoin

Raise that single gloved-hand to your mouth in shock: The hackers have gone after golf. America's last bastion of proud visor-wearers is scrambling this week, after unknown criminals took over the PGA of America’s servers on Tuesday —
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Crypto prices sharply down after SEC postpones Bitcoin ETF decision

The prices of Bitcoin, Ethereum and all other major cryptocurrencies are sharply down Wednesday following an announcement by the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) that it will postpone the decision on approving what would be the first-ever
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You won't be able to pay with bitcoin at Starbucks anytime soon

Recent news that Starbucks has partnered with Microsoft, the International Exchange, and a few other companies to launch a cryptocurrency venture called Bakkt has fueled reports that Starbucks is getting ready to start accepting Bitcoin in its
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SEC comments about a proposed bitcoin ETF are 'liiiiiiiiiit'

Nothing quite captures the excitement of bitcoin like a proposed exchange-traded fund. I mean, just say it out loudBitcoin ETF. It's sexy, right? And if public comments submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission in favor of the latest would
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In huge win for cryptocurrency, SEC says bitcoin and ether aren't securities

The world of cryptocurrency just got some much needed good news.  With the prices of bitcoin and ether on a steady downward trend, the Securities and Exchange Commission today provided hodlers with a flash of hope: Neither of the
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Bitcoin and Ethereum plummet after Coinrail hack

The prices of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and all other major cryptocurrencies have experienced big drops in the last 24 hours, following the news that South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail has been hacked.  In a statement on its website Monday
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The only good thing to come out of Bitcoin is this cat

Bitcoin true believers have long promised a blockchain-based revolution, but the only true thing of value to come out of Satoshi's white paper is this chill-ass cryptocat.   Sure, the scams and ransomware and general buffoonery in the
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Ticketfly hacker threatens to release more stolen data

As far as blackmail goes, it was a relatively small request.  The hacker who claims to have gained access to a host of data from Ticketfly, prompting the Eventbrite-owned ticketing company to pull its site offline sometime late last night, told
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This bitcoin explainer created by AI is hilariously insane

Look, understanding cryptocurrency can be confusing. We here at Mashable are dedicated to helping our readers understand the complexities of this new form of currency and how it affects our day-to-day lives. But even we are having our collective

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