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By reading this page, you are extracting bitcoin – Quartz

This article has been corrected. If you clicked the button above, you're currently pulling out bitcoin, the math-based digital currency that has recently passed $ 1,000 on exchanges. Congratulations. (It will do no harm to your computer, we promise it). The new bitcoins are created approximately every 10 minutes in …

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Ethereum Classic was hit by a 51% – Quartz attack

A wave of fear crossed the cryptocurrency community while Ethereum Classic (ETC) – the original version of the Ethereum network – was attacked. Basically, an unknown perpetrator has withdrawn and has altered the transactions on the network. In response, some exchanges have stopped transactions in the cryptographic resource, while others …

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Bitcoin fell flat in 2018 – Quartz

Last winter, while the bitcoin rose to $ 10,000, Mike Novogratz, a hedge-fund-manager-turned-crypto-investor, proclaimed he could "easily" reach $ 40,000. Then, when bitcoin beat $ 11,000, John McAfee's anti-virus software boldly predicted 1 million bitcoins by 2020. For an astonishing moment, when Bitcoin exceeded $ 20,000 per currency in mid-December …

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Cameroon The English-speaking separtists create the cryptocurrency Ambacoin – Quartz Africa

More and more determined and courageous separatists seeking international recognition of the self-proclaimed "Federal Republic of Ambazonia" (Southern Cameroon) have created a cryptocurrency which, according to them, is the first to be fully supported by the nation. Known as AmbaCoin, 20,082 of the cryptographic bond ambasciano had already been purchased, …

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William Shatner defends the Vitalik Buterin of Ethereum – Quartz

What does Captain Kirk do in his spare time? Apparently, tweets about cryptocurrency. In the last week, William Shatner joined the online debate on digital currencies and demonstrated strong support for the founder of Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, who lost favor with a crypt. Shatner's simplest tweet labeled the 24-year-old programmer, …

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