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Kyle Torpey's Daily Bitcoin Recap

February 7 · Issue #165 · View online

Kyle Torpey has been a full-time Bitcoin writer and researcher since early 2014. Currently, he contributes regularly to Forbes and CoinJournal. His work has also appeared in Business Insider, VICE Motherboard, Nasdaq, and many other media outlets. Additionally, Kyle goes over the day's top Bitcoin stories in a daily YouTube show and podcast, which can be found at

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Must read Bitcoin stories from today...
Peter Thiel: "Crypto Is Libertarian, AI Is Communist" | Zero Hedge
How one Korean trader used LinkedIn to skirt the law on arbitraging cryptocurrency prices — Quartz
Forbes Releases First-Ever Crypto Rich List, A Compilation Of The 20 Wealthiest People In Crypto
Novogratz Raises $250 Million for Crypto Merchant Bank - Bloomberg
Grayscale Launches Fund for Top Crypto Assets (ETH Included) - CoinDesk
Virginia Senator Mark Warner is bullish on bitcoin : Bitcoin
100,000 bitcoin and other crypyocurrency investors are now on the Indian taxman's radar — Quartz
Losing Interest in Bitcoin - Bloomberg
Gold Proves Its Mettle as Bitcoin Sheds Haven Status - Bloomberg
A relationship between bitcoin and gold exists, RBC analyst finds
Crypto Industry Reacts to US Senate Hearing Remarks - CoinDesk
Ethereum Users Are Losing Money and Devs Don't Quite Know What to Do - CoinDesk
Video: Winklevoss Brothers on Bitcoin Price, Cryptocurrency Regulation – Bloomberg
The Downside of Tracking Bitcoin on the Blockchain - CoinDesk
CoinDesk Releases 2018 Bitcoin and Blockchain Industry Report - CoinDesk
Someone hacked China’s central bank mailbox to email a bogus notice about bitcoin crackdown | South China Morning Post
More bitcoin price and Wall Street stories from today...
Bitcoin surges by more than $2,000 in just over a day
Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian Steps Aside, Focuses on Initialized Capital - CIO Journal. - WSJ
MORGAN STANLEY: Here are 3 of the biggest arguments against bitcoin - Business Insider
Big Investors May Be Dragging Bitcoin Toward Market Correlation - Bloomberg
Kodak Shares Are Headed to Zero, Short Selling Hedge Fund Says - Bloomberg
Blockchain Project Raises $61 Million from A16Z, Polychain Capital - CoinDesk
Bitcoin’s Bear Market Leaves Its Mark on Coin Offerings - WSJ
More bitcoin adoption and awareness stories...
NFL player Devon Kennard is listening to Warren Buffett about bitcoin
Sent Out to Engineering Students at My Uni Today : CryptoCurrency
The Bitcoin Boom Could Be Great for Sex Businesses - Bloomberg
Silk Road's Founder Is in Jail for Life, but the Dark Web Only Grows -
More bitcoin industry stories from today...
As cryptominers eye Quebec, forest companies see opportunity | Reuters
Coinfinity shows first lightning transaction on a Bitcoin ATM - Coinfinity
Coinbase Should Stop Selling Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Seriously!
Cryptocurrency advertising goes big in Japan, but the pushback has begun | The Japan Times
How a local cryptocurrency company wants to put Virginia Beach on the map |
Bitcoin: why is it so male-dominated?
Coinbase Product Update — February 5, 2018 – The Coinbase Blog
Twitter bans notorious Bitfinex and Tether critic Bitfinex'ed
Introducing Coinbase Open Source Fund – The Coinbase Engineering Blog
More bitcoin technical stories from today...
More bitcoin dark web, hacking, and scam stories...
Dozens charged for Infraud cyber-crime site - BBC News
Ethereum Scammers Make $5,000 in a Night by Impersonating Celebs on Twitter
"I earn money while I sleep" claims promoter of Bitcoin investment spin-off called USI-Tech - Mirror Online
Watch out! Bitcoin Miner Worm Is Turning Your Smart TV Into Mining Machine | NEWS.8BTC.COM
More altcoin and ICO stories from today...
Cryptocurrencies Get Word From SEC Inspectors: We Are Watching - Bloomberg
Maduro to pitch oil-backed cryptocurrency petro to OPEC | Venezuela News | Al Jazeera
Berkeley exploring ICO as hedge against Trump cutting off its funding - Business Insider
Good luck, cryptocurrency world
ICO leaks users' passport data, calls police on guy who found the bug
More bitcoin regulation stories from today...
Bitcoin in Tennessee: Bill would officially recognize cryptocurrency
Canadian Official Wants Google to Ban Ads for Crypto, ICOs - CoinDesk
Bitcoin betting set to be banned by wagering authorities |
Bitcoin: ECB says regulating cryptocurrencies is not high on our to-do list
Unconfirmed bitcoin stories from today...
Upbit will compensate customers in USD for their USDT holding if Tether's payment guarantee problem arise in the future. (Korean link) : Bitcoin
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