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On Apr 13, 2020
@kyletorpey shared
RT @the_crypto_feed: coindesk: bitcoin vaults: developer bryan bishop releases prototype for secure on-chain storage https://t.co/6jiLeJDSsY
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Bitcoin Vaults: Developer Bryan Bishop Releases Prototype for Secure On-Chain Storage

Bitcoin Vaults: Developer Bryan Bishop Releases Prototype for Secure On-Chain Storage

The basic idea involves storing bitcoin on-chain in a particularly secure manner that allows for recovery from security mistakes.

On Apr 7, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: The halving is nigh. No, not the one you're thinking of: splinter cryptocurrency bitcoin cash (BCH) will see its first periodic reduction of block rewards Wednesday. @AlyssaHertig reports https://t.co/f3eDLvWaUd
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Bitcoin Cash Approaches Milestone With First Halving Expected Wednesday

Bitcoin Cash Approaches Milestone With First Halving Expected Wednesday

The halving is nigh. No, not the one you're thinking of: splinter cryptocurrency bitcoin cash (BCH) will see its first reduction of block rewards Wednesday.

On Apr 9, 2020
@tylerwinklevoss shared
RT @gaborgurbacs: Congratulations to @3iq_corp for listing a #Bitcoin closed-end fund on the Toronto Stock Exchange. We at @vaneck_us are proud to have assisted and provide services via @MVISIndices! Bitcoin adoption continues in North America! CC: @fpye, @JanvanEck3 https://t.co/19f8QOOcWz
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$14M Bitcoin Fund Gets Listed on Toronto Stock Exchange

$14M Bitcoin Fund Gets Listed on Toronto Stock Exchange

Canadian investment manager 3iQ said its new Bitcoin Fund will allow traditional investors to get better exposure to the bitcoin price.

On Apr 10, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: JUST IN: Bitcoin SV, the network that split off from the Bitcoin Cash blockchain in late 2018, has cut its miners’ block reward in half for the first time. @WolfieZhao reports. https://t.co/0WJYqErRGx
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Bitcoin SV’s First Halving Crimps Profits for BSV Miners

Bitcoin SV’s First Halving Crimps Profits for BSV Miners

Bitcoin SV, the network that split off from the Bitcoin Cash blockchain in late 2018, has cut its miners’ block reward in half for the first time.

On Apr 11, 2020
@Dashpay shared
RT @Cointelegraph: Criptolago has rolled out support for offline Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dash, and Petro transactions https://t.co/JeQfV6QTCn
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Top Venezuelan Exchange Launches Support for Offline Bitcoin Transfers

Top Venezuelan Exchange Launches Support for Offline Bitcoin Transfers

Venezuelan digital asset exchange Criptolago has introduced SMS-based cryptocurrency transfers.

On Apr 8, 2020
@jgarzik shared
RT @SDLerner: Three months ago I had an idea: a Bitcoin sidechain that could do fast peg-ins and peg-outs with perfect atomicity (no double-spends), mentioned here: https://t.co/RF5d4sdedX Today I published not one, but three ways of achieving this surprising result: https://t.co/25SScKLyS5
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On Apr 9, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
IN DEPTH: Thousands of new users are turning to #bitcoin, according to @krakenfx, @lunomoney and others, over fears that government stimulus will lead to inflation. @La__Cuen reports https://t.co/nVb639FDo3
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Bitcoin Garners New Users as Governments Flood World With Fiat

Bitcoin Garners New Users as Governments Flood World With Fiat

Thousands of new users are turning to bitcoin, according to Kraken and other exchanges, over fears that government stimulus will lead to inflation.

On Apr 9, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
Bitcoin Cash sees its first halving since the hard fork from BTC dented by hash rate decline due to miner exodus — but proponents remain upbeat https://t.co/5FTUpsWlYG
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Bitcoin Cash Halving Results in Miner Exodus and Profitability Decline

Bitcoin Cash Halving Results in Miner Exodus and Profitability Decline

The first Bitcoin Cash halving sees miner exodus, declining profitability and no significant upward price action.