The halving could happen as soon as Monday or Tuesday
Halving occurs every four years and reduces the amount of bitcoin mined in each transaction by 50 percent.
Bitcoin hit $9,996 a coin on Friday, its highest since February.
As Bitcoin does better than both U.S. and world stocks during the coronavirus pandemic, investors are ascribing its performance to the chance of quick returns as the stimulus measures wash into markets.
Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency, or a type of digital currency.
Their legal battle became known all over the world once it hit the big screen in "The Social Network."
Big brands like Microsoft and Whole Foods have crypto capacity.
The action-movie star Steven Seagal gets slapped by the SEC.
Digital transactions are faster and globally accessible.
Nearly 25 million people around the world use bitcoin.
The U.S. government on Tuesday is auctioning more than 4,000 bitcoins --- worth nearly $39 million --- that were recovered from criminal cases.
One Bitcoin is worth nearly $10,000 as of Feb. 8.
Each cryptocurrency transaction is a unique exchange between two parties.
Billionaire investor Tim Draper said bitcoin is the key for millennials who want to ensure they have enough money in retirement
The largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, with a total value of $162 billion, bitcoin has gained 23 percent so far this year
Paypal co-founder Max Levchin said the United States runs the risk of losing the digital currency battle if it doesn't fully digitize the dollar.
Bitcoin's price spiked to more than $20,000 a coin before crashing.
More of Facebook's cryptocurrency partners depart the project
The Internal Revenue Service clarifies the tax consequences of a "hard fork."
Bitcoin, the first cryptocurrency, launched just over a decade ago.