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Bitcoin bubble is finally popping

Since December, the volatile bitcoin market has seen the price of a single coin drop more than $8,000.
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Lauren Hightower, Contributing Writer

February 26, 2018

After ending 2017 with the market booming, Bitcoin crashed down January and is continuing to go down. Even with the price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies going down, DePaul investors are not pulling out just yet. The year 2017 was a good one for the cryptocurrency market. Investors were puttin...

Cryptocurrency is changing the financial world

In this Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, a man uses a Bitcoin ATM in Hong Kong. Kin Cheung | AP

Lauren Hightower, Contributing Writer

January 16, 2018

If you haven’t been paying attention to cryptocurrencies, now is the time to start. Digital currencies are becoming more popular and causing a stir across America. Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency to emerge in America in 2010 and has become the most popular. Other currencies have followed sui...

Bitcoin Gold Rush excites DePaul students to invest, others worry bubble will pop

Bitcoin is a form of digital currency. Currently, one Bitcoin is worth $18,855.
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Jonathan Ballew, Asst. News Editor

December 19, 2017

Bitcoin investors are on an exciting but volatile roller coaster ride and no one seems to know if and where it will end. With prices soaring, Bitcoin investment has become an online speculative gold rush and tenacious investing millennials are scrambling to get in on the action. Cryptocurrenci...

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