US National Debt Hits Terrifying $22 Trillion. This is Why Bitcoin Matters.

Today is a record moment in US history. The total national debt has surpassed $ 22 trillion for the first time ever. The runaway mountain of debt is a terrifying reminder of how fragile the fiat monetary system is. If you want to watch it pile up in real time, visit the US debt clock. It’s a sobering vision of a system out of control. $ 22,012,840,891,685.32 (+) #NationalDebt — National Debt Tweets (@NationalDebt) February 12, 2019 This is why bitcoin matters. Bitcoin, with its fixed supply and anti-inflationary policy, is an antidote in waiting. US Debt Climbs by $ 1 Trillion in

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Did TRON Acquire a Liability in $126 Million Purchase of BitTorrent? A Record 3,300 Lawsuits Hits Platform’s Users

According to The National Law Review and TorrentFreak, more than 3,300 lawsuits have reportedly been filed against BitTorrent users for copyright infringement. “Data collected by TorrentFreak from court records all over the country show that in the first half of the year, more than 3,300 separate lawsuits were filed. The majority of these cases list a single ‘John Doe’ defendant,” read a TorrentFreak report. A case against a single “John Doe” refers to a lawsuit filed against an individual suspected of downloading a piece of content on the peer-to-peer BitTorrent protocol without the authorization of the content creator. 🚨 BitTorrent

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Report: Crypto Exchanges in South Korea Scrambling to Survive as Bear Market Hits Hard

According to a local publication Blockinpress, crypto exchanges in South Korea are struggling to adjust to changing market conditions and the 14-month-long correction. Since January 2018, the global crypto exchange market has seen a rapid decline in volume. With the exception of Bitcoin and Ethereum, the majority of both major digital assets and tokens have seen a 50 to 90 percent decline in daily volume. Local Crypto Exchanges Considering Laying Off Employees The report revealed that the country’s largest exchanges in the likes of Bithumb and Korbit are evaluating voluntary resignation of at least 10 percent of their employees. Speaking

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Build That Wall: Trump Offers DACA Protection for Border Funding as Shutdown Hits Day 29

President Donald Trump has proposed extending protection for some illegal immigrants in the U.S. in exchange for wall funding along the Mexican border. The offer, which was announced Saturday after 4:00 p.m. ET, presents Congress with a new pathway to ending the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. A Presidential Compromise Speaking live from the

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Sudden Selloff Hits Hong Kong Stocks: $4.77 Billion Vaporized

A number of stocks tanked sharply without warning earlier today on the Hong Kong equity market, which is the fourth largest in the world. The market rout left investors with no time to exit their positions, leaving them with losses amounting to as much as $ 4.77 billion in a matter of minutes. Share prices of

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