TOM LEE: There's a $25 billion reason why bitcoin could stop plunging by mid-April

Bitcoin investors owe an estimated $ 25 billion in US taxes, according to Tom Lee, the co-founder of Fundstrat. As Tax Day approaches, many bitcoin owners are selling their digital coins in exchange for dollars. And so, Lee believes some of the selling pressure on bitcoin will lift after the tax deadline on …
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Paypal’s Warning Email To Stop Trading Crypto Has Been Proven To Be Fake.

Fake emails telling users that they couldn’t use PayPal for cryptocurrency trading were sent to many PayPal users.

On March 16th 2018, these phishing emails were sent to many cryptocurrency users. These emails claim that trading cryptocurrencies is prohibited under PayPal’s Acceptable Use Policy, and ask the user to stop using PayPal for cryptocurrencies.

https://stopthefud.wordpress.com/2018/03/16/alert-paypal-phishing/

(Reddit wouldn't let me submit this as a link)

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Chinese Altcoins Can’t Stop Failing (news.bitcoin.com)

Every country produces its share of underperforming altcoins. They’re called shitcoins for a reason. But China has a track record for creating altcoins that are shittier than most. The country has spawned a slew of talented developers, and has made a huge contribution to cryptocurrency adoption and innovation as a whole. But when it comes to altcoins, China’s wither and die at a phenomenal rate. The question is, why?
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How to stop websites from using your computer to mine Bitcoin (and more)

Salon.com, for example, is giving readers the option to opt out of advertisements in exchange for letting the site use their CPUs to mine Monero, a cryptocurrency that's easier to mine than Bitcoin and has a current market cap of $ 4.6 billion. Of course, where there's room for a legitimate way to earn …
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Thai Government Cannot Stop Crypto Use – Regulatory Framework Expected in a Month (news.bitcoin.com)

Thailand’s financial agencies have agreed that regulators cannot stop the use of cryptocurrencies within the country. The relevant ministries will meet and discuss the regulatory framework for digital currencies and initial coin offerings, which is expected to be finalized within a month.
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Advice from a nobody: Now that the price is going down, stop looking at your portfolio and spend that time building tools and services for the ecosystem, like we all did in 2014. Sharpen your skills, help the community, and maybe earn bitcoins.

Advice from a nobody: Now that the price is going down, stop looking at your portfolio and spend that time building tools and services for the ecosystem, like we all did in 2014. Sharpen your skills, help the community, and maybe earn bitcoins. submitted by /u/gmajoulet
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Stop playing into their hands by diluting the bitcoin brand – bitcoin is not bitcoin core.

Bcash is trying to make us adopt the "bitcoin core" moniker which is a tacit surrender of the "bitcoin" name.

It's a strategic play to lessen the authority of bitcoin by putting it on the same level as the also-ran alts who adopted the bitcoin xxxx naming convention.

bitcoin is bitcoin.

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