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A cryptocurrency mining computer is seen in front of bitcoin logo during the annual Computex computer exhibition in Taipei

The biggest bitcoin trust brought in a record $608 million last year – and most of it was from hedge funds

Grayscale Investment's inflows in 2019 surpassed the value of the previous six years combined, the company said in its annual investment report.

Bitcoin is on its best start-of-year streak since 2012

The digital currency is up 20% just two weeks into 2020, and crypto-enthusiasts expect institutional interest to drive prices higher through the year.
Akon.

Singer Akon has finalized plans to build a 2,000-acre city in Senegal that’s powered by his cryptocurrency, Akoin

Akon, whose cryptocurrency is called "Akoin," has said he thinks the system could be the key to growth in Africa.

5 failed tech predictions for the 2010s that didn’t work out

Futurists and scientists had high hopes for the 2010s, but some areas, like augmented reality, haven't quite lived up to the hype.

The man who claims to have invented bitcoin says his crypto riches could be locked away forever

Craig Wright told Bloomberg he "cannot be certain that information will in fact arrive" to prove his claim to the bitcoin fortune.

The crypto whiz kid who postponed a $4.6 million lunch with Warren Buffett clashed with Disney over the ‘TRON’ trademark

Tron CEO Justin Sun tried to register three trademarks related to "TRON," but the application was rejected after Disney objected.

Here are all the ways bitcoin could help address income inequality in the 2020s

As the global wealth gap reaches a record high, experts say cryptocurrency could turn into a valuable tool to help solve the problem.
A mock-up of a XRP coin, which is closely linked to Ripple.

Blockchain startup Ripple is now valued at $10 billion

The firm rose to fame in 2017 when its XRP coin gained value alongside most digital currencies. The cryptocurrency rose as much as 4% on the news.

Cryptocurrency and virtual reality are among the most ‘overhyped’ startup trends, according to founders and employees

Startup founders and employees are fed up with the hype over cryptocurrency, machine learning, and virtual reality, according to a new survey.

The crypto whiz kid who bailed on a $4.6 million lunch with Warren Buffett pledged $1 million to support Greta Thunberg

Tron and BitTorrent CEO Justin Sun tweeted that he shares the 16-year-old climate-change activist's "passion to change the world."