Decrypting Cryptocurrencies

The use of cryptocurrencies to make transactions online has grown in popularity over the past few years, but only one has begun to dominate the market – bitcoin. According to Bitcoin.com, there are currently 16.67 million Bitcoins in supply with 12,000 online transactions made per hour. Several businesses in major Texas cities like San Antonio and…

BBB Investigation: CoinTerra sells bitcoin mining computers that consumers allege don’t meet promised specs

Investors await refunds after learning virtual currency machines aren’t what they paid for Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin has been flooded with complaints about CoinTerra, an Austin-based company that manufactures computers used to “mine” bitcoins. Complainants say they haven’t received promised refunds. Many consumers sought refunds when the…