A close-up photograph of a violin.

Blockchain Startup Mattereum Takes Home $9 Million Violin

Fancy part of a Picasso painting? Want to play a Stradivarius violin or spend the night in an Italian palace? According to Mattereum, these dreams...
A backlit miner drills into rock.

Bitcoin Mining Goes Old School in Norway

Northern Bitcoin is taking crypto mining underground - literally. Citing better security and climate, the group has partnered with Lefdal Data Centre to store mining...

Iran Fights Sanctions with Digital Currency

Iran’s first digital currency is one step away from launching, according to a report published by Iranian media group Ibena.ir on November 9th. The unnamed...
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Indonesia Government to Partner with Everest

Tech company Everest is joining forces with Indonesia's government to prevent fraud and improve energy subsidy distribution to more than 50 million people. According to...
Hands make a shape of a heart around a bitcoin, painted with the colours of Venezuela's national flag.

Dash Text Launches in Venezuela enabling cryptocurrency payments via SMS

Venezuela is making headlines this week following the release of Dash Text, an SMS-based cryptocurrency service. This is part of the Dash cryptocurrency, which...
California's governor-elect Gavin Newsome celebrates with his wife, superimposed onto an American flag.

Bitcoin is the Real Winner of US Midterms

Mainstream news groups are fixated on the ‘blue wave’ sweeping America during last night’s midterm elections. But here at Bitcoin Australia, we’re more interested...
Hacker holding laptop with bitcoin icons on the screen.

Canadian University Schooled by Crypto Hackers

St Francis Xavier University in Canada recently came under attack by hackers, forcing a week-long network shutdown on campus. The hack began on November 1st,...
A horse jumps over an artist rendering of a bitcoin.

Melbourne Cup Punters Betting on Bitcoin

As Australians dust off their fancy hats and seersucker suits for the Melbourne Cup, betting regulators won’t be having any fun in the sun. Like...
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Pants On Fire? Researchers Claim Bitcoin Causes Global Warming

As Bitcoin implementation heats up, will the global climate do the same? Researchers at the University of Hawaii want to know. According to a university...
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Celebrating 10 Years of the Bitcoin White Paper – Happy Birthday Bitcoin!

2018 has so far been an exciting year for the Bitcoin community. With mainstream adoption growing and Bitcoin ATMs popping up around the world,...