• Cuban crypto bubble coming
    Bitcoin,  People

    Mark Cuban: BTC and ETH are like Amazon and EBay

    The billionaire darling of the dot-com era sees a shakeout coming to crypto just as it did to high-flying internet stocks 20 years ago, with few surviving

    Dot-com billionaire Mark Cuban said that while a few cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether will survive and thrive to become the new Amazons and EBays, most digital assets will burst with a crypto bubble.

  • Cramer sold bitcoin
    Bitcoin,  People

    Recent Bitcoin convert Jim Cramer: ‘I’m playing with the house’s money’

    With BTC’s price doubling in four weeks, the host of CNBC’s “Mad Money” said he sold enough bitcoin to make back his investment; will only jump back in at $20,000

    On Dec. 11, Cramer—talking about a dot-com bubble-like atmosphere in IPOs, not crypto, it should be noted—said "When you have these 50-60% gains in a week or 100% gains over three weeks, check out. Let someone else make the next 100%."

  • Bitcoin hits $40000
    Bitcoin

    Bitcoin hits $40,000—briefly

    The first cryptocurrency made it past a psychologically powerful barrier on the heels of a weakening dollar and growing acceptance by mainstream investors and financial institutions

    Bitcoin briefly cracked $40,000 on Jan. 7, reaching a new all-time-high of $40,180.15 at 1:21 p.m. EST according to CoinGecko. It then plummeted nearly $3,000 before jumping back to its current $39,200.

  • Bitcoin passes $26K
    Bitcoin

    Bitcoin passes $26K as bulls charge

    Spurred on by mainstream institutional investors, the milestone came just hours after bulls rushed past $25,000

    Bitcoin powered well past $26,000 hours after breaking $25,000 on Dec. 26, continuing a price spike that began in November when BTC was below $14,000. At press time, Bitcoin had reached above $26,700 before retreating slightly, according to CoinMarketCap.