Bitcoin price broke through $11000 for first time since January

Bitcoin's price has been slowly climbing higher after a massive sell-off in early February, which was triggered by fears over tighter regulation, rumors of price manipulation in the market, and a hack on cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck that saw over $ 500 million stolen. Bitcoin is up over 80% since it …
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Bitcoin price continues to recover after punishing January and fears of a crash

Bitcoin's value appears to be recovering after a horrifying few weeks for those who are invested in it. All cryptocurrencies have been gradually sliding since January, after a huge run towards the end of last year. After almost reaching $ 20,000 in December, the price is now way below half that, and looked …
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Bitcoin's January struggles may hold clues for the near future

Bitcoin tumbled 28 percent in January amid a widespread sell-off that saw just a third of the 15 largest cryptocurrencies by market capitalization rise for the month, according to CoinMarketCap data. In contrast, ethereum, neo and stellar jumped last month. "Altcoins are going to become more dominant," …
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Bitcoin Sinks Below $10k Following $133 Billion January Loss

Bitcoin price has dropped to the lowest level since for two weeks and could drop below $ 9,000 in the next 24 hours, price charts indicate. The downward move follows a month for bitcoin when its market capitalization has tumbled from a high of $ 296 billion on Jan. 5 to $ 163 billion today – a $ 133 billion …
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r/Bitcoin recap – January 2018

Hi Bitcoiners!

I’m back with the thirteenth monthly Bitcoin news recap. I must say it's becoming pretty hard to select just 1 or 2 stories per day, too much is going on!

For those unfamiliar, each day I pick out the most popular/relevant/interesting stories in r/Bitcoin and save them. At the end of the month I release them in one batch, to give you a quick (but not necessarily the best) overview of what happened in the Bitcoin space over the past month.

You can see recaps of the previous months on

A recap of Bitcoin in January 2018

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Bitcoin's Big Wipeout Erased $44 Billion of Value in January

Bitcoin's Big Wipeout Erased $ 44 Billion of Value in January … Since reaching a peak of almost $ 20,000 in early December after the introduction of futures contracts on regulated exchanges in the U.S., a series of negative news has buffeted Bitcoin and rival cryptocurrencies, with losses intensifying since …
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