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Bitcoin's Silicon Valley final goal: make money

Bitcoin is 10 years old this month, and what a ride it was – the initial darkness; the type of exponential price peak seen for the last time by Dutch tulip hawkers; the rise of imitators based on its underlying blockchain technology; and, in the last year, a sharp drop …

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The unlikely activists who took Silicon Valley – and won

Mactaggart had agreed to reduce his biggest stick: the right to private action would have allowed consumers to take legal action only in the case of a traditional data breach, such as when credit card information is stolen. And instead of naming each third party with whom they shared data, …

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