Bitcoin succeeds in part because it has no leader, no “Jesus”, no “messiah”. Bitcoin succeeds largely because it’s face is… us. Please don’t give anyone such a status. It’s Paramount to Bitcoin’s success.

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Bitcoin continues to face growing pains amid another sell-off

Early Friday, bitcoin saw its price sink below $ 8,000 for the first time since November, dropping about 60 percent from its all-time high of nearly $ 20,000 a month and a half ago, according to the research site CoinDesk. Other major cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum and Ripple have also declined in …
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South Korea Announces Crypto Traders Could Face Fines Under New System (news.bitcoin.com)

The South Korean government has announced that cryptocurrency traders will be fined if they do not convert from existing virtual accounts, which allows for anonymous trading, to real-name accounts. Regardless of their service levels to crypto exchanges, banks have been ordered to implement the new system this month as planned.
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