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Kyle Torpey's Daily Bitcoin Recap

February 14 · Issue #170 · 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...
Crypto Trading Ban Downplayed by South Korea After Backlash - Bloomberg
Bitcoin is still the most innovative crypto asset - David Veksler -
Lightning Ramp Alpha Demo - YouTube
Europe's Small Banks See Crypto as Opportunity to Take on Big Banks -
Kyle Torpey on Twitter: "Just got blocked by @iamjosephyoung after pointing out that he was writing for known Ponzi scheme Bitconnect a few months ago, has been called out for plagiarism multiple times, and appears to be buying likes/followers/upvotes. Guess he didn't want his followers to know this.…"
A divorcing couple is fighting over a £600,000 cryptocurrency haul - BI
Kyle Torpey on Twitter: "CFTC just voted to create a subcommittee on virtual currencies before breaking for lunch."
Sending Bitcoin on Lightning (The Early, Risky Way) - CoinDesk
Luno integrates SegWit to reduce fees | Luno
Crypto Is Now Fastest Growing Donation for Fidelity Charitable - CoinDesk
'Weary Giants of Flesh and Steel,' Meet Bitcoin - CoinDesk
Bitcoin transaction fees down 95% since December. : Bitcoin
More bitcoin price and Wall Street stories from today...
Moody's: Bitcoin Volatility (Likely) Won't Hurt CME's Risk Rating - CoinDesk
Crypto Mania and Spanish Soccer Are Winners for Plus500 - Bloomberg
More bitcoin adoption and awareness stories...
Pineapple Fund drops $1M on the Sustainable Ocean Alliance and its new accelerator | TechCrunch
US Winter Olympics luge team embraces bitcoin donations - CNET
'Shark Tank's' Kevin O'Leary and Mark Cuban give advice on bitcoin
'Time-traveller from 2030' PASSES lie detector test and claims revealing the future could put him in danger
More bitcoin industry stories from today...
Cryptocurrencies Are Creating Billion-Dollar Industries. The Next? Mining As A Service |
Bitcoin: Africa's first exchange aims for 1 billion users - Feb. 14, 2018
Bitcoin companies form first UK trade body as regulators circle
The Corrosion of Ethics in Cryptocurrencies – Rusty Russell – Medium
Choking bitcoin: Citibank joins a growing list of lenders squeezing cryptocurrencies in India — Quartz
Coinbase Cuts Off New Credit Cards for US Customers - CoinDesk
A blockchain-specific defensive patent licence – BitMEX Blog
More bitcoin dark web, hacking, and scam stories...
Idiots Making Cryptocurrency Vids - ITS TIME TO STOP - YouTube
Cryptocurrency's boom means more money for criminals too - CNET
Bitmessage Zero-Day Used in Attacks That Steal Bitcoin Wallet Files
Telegram Founder: Crypto Mining Malware Attack Isn't Due to App Flaw - CoinDesk
Police: High school student arrested in undercover sting involving 'Super Xanax' sales | WRGB
More altcoin and ICO stories from today...
Meet cryptocurrency guru George Weiksner—he’s 11 - MarketWatch
POW Change - Reason and Consequences : Monero
The man building a 'better Bitcoin' on why Bitcoin isn't the cryptocurrency for mainstream use | FactorDaily
Next-Generation Crypto-Ledgers Take the Block Out of Blockchain - Bloomberg
The search for aliens is struggling thanks to cryptocurrency mania | TechCrunch
Arizona Law Would Define When ICOs Are Securities - CoinDesk
More bitcoin regulation stories from today...
US Treasury Official Calls for Global Crypto Regulation - CoinDesk
CFTC Commissioner urges crypto companies to self-regulate | Reuters
Japanese Watchdog Warns Crypto Firm Over Unlicensed Operation - CoinDesk
Bulgaria central bank warns consumers of cryptocurrency risks | Reuters
Unconfirmed bitcoin stories from today...
French News : Bitcoin is more tangible and reassuring than a currency arbitrarily managed by a central bank and insolvent states. : Bitcoin
Commonwealth bank banning bitcoin purchase on credit cards as of 14/02/2018 : Bitcoin
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