Pirate Bay 'borrows' visitor CPUs to mine virtual coins
You may have no choice but to generate cash on the website's behalf.
Wind energy mines digital cash to support climate research
Using the symptoms of climate change to fight climate change.
China might shut down the country's bitcoin exchanges
It could deliver a massive blow to the virtual currency.
AMD and NVIDIA go after Bitcoin miners with new video cards
They're tuned to produce virtual cash around the clock.
Bitcoin is worth more than ever, but it's losing clout
The digital currency just hit the $2,000 milestone in a crowded market.
South Korea tests prepaid cards to replace pocket change
A Korean trial for coin-free shopping could eliminate many hassles.
Russia hopes legitimizing Bitcoin will thwart crooks
It'd help the country fight money laundering.
Canada hid the Konami Code in its commemorative $10 bill launch
Punch it in and you'll get an adorable, patriotic surprise.
Bitcoin wallets get a key approval in Switzerland
One company can hold your digital currency without having to serve as a bank.