Total Supply of Tethers Increases By 20% in One Week (news.bitcoin.com)

The controversy surrounding the correlation between the release of new Tethers (USDT) and dramatic price spikes led by Bitfinex trading continues. 20 million new USDT were released shortly before a single market buy of approximately $ 13.5 million USD worth of bitcoin was executed on the 8th of November. The sudden spike in buying pressure quickly drove the price of bitcoin from $ 7075 to $ 7350 in less than 60 minutes. Since then, an additional 20 million USDT have been released into

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Andreas Antonopoulos: “With each one of these [block size] increases, fewer people can participate in the validation… Fewer people can participate in being independent actors. We go from a system that is decentralised, to a system that is more and more centralised.”

Andreas Antonopoulos: "With each one of these [block size] increases, fewer people can participate in the validation... Fewer people can participate in being independent actors. We go from a system that is decentralised, to a system that is more and more centralised." submitted by /u/TryBobby
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“As the number of users grows, the value per coin increases. It has the potential for a positive feedback loop; as users increase, the value goes up, which could attract more users to take advantage of the increasing value.” ~ Satoshi Nakamoto

"As the number of users grows, the value per coin increases. It has the potential for a positive feedback loop; as users increase, the value goes up, which could attract more users to take advantage of the increasing value." ~ Satoshi Nakamoto submitted by /u/killsonicme
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