Bitcoin is a concern but not a currency, says City watchdog chief

"Bitcoin is a commodity in my view, it's not a currency; it's not a fiat currency in any sense, it's a commodity," Mr Bailey told Bloomberg on Friday afternoon. "Commodity prices go up and down. Bitcoin is currently enjoying a very sharp rise in its price but the history of Bitcoin pricing is very volatile.".
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The Crypto Show Live From Mexico City With Jose Rodriguez Of Bitso (letstalk)

On tonight’s episode of “The Crypto Show,” Danny has finally made it to Mexico City, although sans his RV because of bureaucratic issues. He and Jose Rodriguez of Bitso join us from Danny’s hotel room to talk about the earthquake relief efforts that are planned, including visiting orphanages to help out children, who are often the worst-affected by such natural disasters. We also talk about the ongoing Bitso saga of finding a new office since their building was destroyed in the earthquake….

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Report: Dark Web Drug Trafficking On The Increase In German City (deepd.tw)

According to a recent report by German authorities, drug trafficking on the darknet is on a high level in the city of Offenburg and in the surrounding areas.

The report showed that a person can purchase a gram of cocaine for 75 euros, 50 grams of the same substance for 2,750 euros, and “more on request”. The…

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