'Bitcoin Day' Proves Argentina's Crypto Love Is Alive and Well

That much was obvious last week at "Bitcoin Day" in Buenos Aires, where 500 attendees took part in an event aimed at serving a growing demand for information on the technology. Held in the heart of the city's Almagro neighborhood, the conference served a reminder of how the country is still the …
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Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Start Forming a Well Defined Uptrend (news.bitcoin.com)

Cryptocurrency markets are starting to slowly inch back upwards after many digital assets lost roughly 40-70 percent of the values they held two months ago. Bitcoin core markets (BTC/USD) reached a low of $ 5,920 this past Monday, but as the weekend approaches the price has regained strength hovering around $ 8,250-8,450. Moreover, the price of bitcoin cash (BCH) has jumped considerably, gaining over 23 percent today with an added $ 1.4Bn worth of trade volume combined to the intraday.

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A bitcoin conference has stopped taking bitcoin payments because they don't work well enough

An upcoming conference dedicated to cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology has stopped accepting ticket payments in bitcoin, suggesting that the method was slow, costly and labor-intensive. The North American Bitcoin Conference, held in Miami next week, said on its website that network …
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The Internet Archive: “Wow! Gift of a lifetime to the open world! Pineapple Fund just gifted $1M in bitcoin to @internetarchive. We are blown away — we’ll strive to preserve our digital world. THANK YOU #pineapplefund 2018 looking up!”

The Internet Archive: "Wow! Gift of a lifetime to the open world! Pineapple Fund just gifted $  1M in bitcoin to @internetarchive. We are blown away -- we’ll strive to preserve our digital world. THANK YOU #pineapplefund 2018 looking up!" submitted by /u/wickedplayer494
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