Ed Snowden, Bitcoin, Uber, and same-sex couples all changed society by defying conventional wisdom.
The currency was valued at around $200 at the start of the month.
Be careful who you trust with your bitcoins.
This week's Senate hearings were Bitcoin lovefests. That wasn't a coincidence.
What's Bitcoin, and why is everyone talking about it? We explain the cryptocurrency, starting at the beginning
The digital currency has been soaring lately. That shows why it's not yet ready for prime time.
Is today's Bitcoin price of more than $300 a bubble? This FAQ considers the arguments on both sides
If April's peak of $266 was a bubble, then why are Bitcoins now worth $250?
Bitcoins and cash have more in common than you might realize.
Federal prosecutors say they have captured "Dread Pirate Roberts," the founder of the secretive site Silk Road.
Bitcoin Foundation representatives faced a skeptical — if open-minded — audience.
A new investment vehicle could soon make Bitcoin investing easy. But it's far from risk-free.
The Bitcoin drug market Silk Road has been so successful that it's attracting imitators.
Why Bitcoin proponents may have trouble reaching accord with regulators wary of the virtual currency.
Over the last month, several Bitcoin-related businesses have faced lawsuits from rivals and raids from federal authorities. So why has the price of Bitcoins been rising steadily?
The federal government has shut down the online payment network Liberty Reserve for allegedly violating US money laundering laws. Could Bitcoin-based businesses be next?
The federal government has frozen funds belonging to the world's largest Bitcoin exchange. Is this the start of a political battle between the feds and the Bitcoin community?
The money illusion is very, very real.
Bitcoin's wild price swings aren't scaring everyone. The Winklevoss twins, for instance, now own 1% of the coin market.