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A Year on From Bitcoin’s All Time High: What Has Gone On?

Finding solutions to encourage widespread Blockchain adoption may require going beyond the block While the crypto community continues to struggle with the implications and applications of Blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies and token sales are becoming more mainstream, creating the additional challenge of scalability. Ironically, the gradual increase of adoption reveals the …

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Expert Tone Vays Says Bitcoin’s Next Bull Market Could Bring A Lot More Spending Of Bitcoin

Everyone in the virtual currency market is expecting a new bull run in the near future, but which characteristics will have is still a doubt. However, Tone Bays, an important crypto trader and Bitcoin proponent, talked about the popular virtual currency and its future. During a Q&A session at the …

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Bitcoin’s All-Time High Made This Guy a Millionaire, Then He Lost It All

At the end of 2016, you could buy a bitcoin for the price of an iPod, and yet, it wasn’t exactly new, either. People were starting to come around on the decentralization revolution, including a former ad man named Peter McCormack. Sick of the advertising game, he folded his agency …

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BTC Hodlers Propose to Withdraw All Their Bitcoins From Exchanges as a New Tradition

A new initiative seems to be gaining strength in the Bitcoin user community after Trace Mayer, investor and host of The Bitcoin Knowledge podcast, proposed to each user, hodler, and trader to join in celebrating the Bitcoin Genesis Block creation day by running a proof of keys. For Mr. Mayer, …

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Dubious Bitcoin Price Predictions; Thomas Lee Claims Bitcoin’s Value is at Least $13,800

Many market oracles are likely to miss their Bitcoin price predictions for the end of 2018. For example, outspoken market soothsayer Thomas Lee said Bitcoin should be trading at nearly four times its current price while going quiet on his long-lasting $25,000 forecast for the end of the year. Many …

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Will China Introduce a National Cryptocurrency to Displace Bitcoin’s Dominance?

China could soon replace Bitcoin (BTC) and other virtual currencies with a national digital asset developed by the People’s Bank of China. This is clearly something that goes against the ideas that Satoshi Nakamoto had when s/he created Bitcoin. Indeed, most of the crypto space today is not in favour …

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Reports Of Bitcoin’s Demise Have Been ‘Greatly Exaggerated’

Bitcoin and the wider cryptocurrency market have had a terrible end to a trying year, with the bitcoin price sinking almost 50% since early November and sparking a wave of obituaries for the ailing bitcoin and crypto sector. The current bitcoin bear market, labeled crypto winter for its debilitating effect on the broader …

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Bomb threats via email demand bitcoins sent to Salem, McMinnville

CLOSE Here’s a look at crime statistics for Salem in 2016 and earlier. Statesman Journal Buy Photo News in brief.(Photo: Statesman Journal)Buy Photo Multiple businesses in Salem and McMinnville  — including a school — received threatening emails about an explosive device Thursday morning demanding recipients pay $20,000 to an anonymous Bitcoin address.  …

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