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But 2014 was a rough period for the cryptocurrency: It plunged 58 percent during that time to close the year at $ 319.70, according to Coindesk's Bitcoin Price Index, which tracks prices from major digital currency exchanges. Notable developments around that time in the cryptocurrency space included …
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PayPal's Wences Casares: 'I Can Imagine A World In Which Bitcoin Becomes A Global Standard Of …

Casares is known as "patient zero" in terms of Silicon Valley's interest in Bitcoin and blockchain technology, but he thinks the road to success for Satoshi Nakamoto's original creation may be much more boring than most of the people in Silicon Valley and on Wall Street would like to think. In the recent …
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New Year, New Forks: World Bitcoin and Bitcoin Candy Expected Soon

The fork of Bitcoin Cash sparked a wave of airdrops and bitcoin-related fork projects in 2017. A new project, World Bitcoin (WBTC), is to fork at block 503,888 on or around January 12. Unlike other hard forks introducing new features to overcome Bitcoin's limitations, WBTC will focus on building a ”global …
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New Year, New Forks: World Bitcoin and Bitcoin Candy Expected Soon (news.bitcoin.com)

The fork of Bitcoin Cash sparked a wave of airdrops and bitcoin-related fork projects in 2017. A new project, World Bitcoin (WBTC), is to fork at block 503,888 on or around January 12. Unlike other hard forks introducing new features to overcome Bitcoin’s limitations, WBTC will focus on building a ”global application infrastructure”, according to its website. 
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“Bitcoin itself cannot scale to have every single financial transaction in the world be broadcast to everyone and included in the block chain. There needs to be a secondary level of payment systems which is lighter weight and more efficient.” -Hal Finney, Dec 2010

R.I.P. my Satoshi Nakamoto.

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Chairman, Federal Bank in Chicago on Bitcoin: “It’s hard to imagine a world where the main currency is based on an extremely complex code, understood by only a few, controlled by even fewer, without accountability, arbitration or recourse.” You just described the Federal Reserve Banking System!

Chairman, Federal Bank in Chicago on Bitcoin: "It's hard to imagine a world where the main currency is based on an extremely complex code, understood by only a few, controlled by even fewer, without accountability, arbitration or recourse." You just described the Federal Reserve Banking System! submitted by /u/Nedtherlandz
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