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Bitcoin Recap 01/09/18 - Bitcoin miners may be drawn to Quebec, Bitcoin hearing in US Senate may happen soon, and more!


Kyle Torpey's Daily Bitcoin Recap

January 9 · Issue #146 · 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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Kyle Torpey's content from today...
Charlie Lee Wants to Test a New Solution for Bitcoin Fee Estimation on Litecoin - Coinjournal
Kyle Torpey on Twitter: ".@CharlieShrem says @blockchain's decision to implement #Bcash before #SegWit was politically motivated because @rogerkver is an investor in…"
Must read Bitcoin stories from today...
Francis Pouliot on Twitter: "⚠️HYPERBITCOINIZATION ALERT⚠️ CEO of Hydro-Québec announces plans to attract Bitcoin miners to Quebec to mitigate energy policy crisis (low…"
'We are about to be overwhelmed by bitcoin,' cryptocurrencies, senator warns | American Banker
Bitcoin can help terrorists secretly fund their deadly attacks | Fox News
FBI chief calls unbreakable encryption 'urgent public safety issue' | Reuters
India's bitcoin exchanges under pressure as banks choke payments and withdrawals — Quartz
Kodak Surges After Announcing Plans to Launch Cryptocurrency Called 'Kodakcoin' - Bloomberg
Bitcoin Mining Wastes Energy? What If That's Good? - CoinDesk
Why African millennials can't get enough of Bitcoin - BBC News
Bitcoin's 43% Arbitrage Trade Is a Lot Tougher Than It Looks - Bloomberg
Fund managers say bitcoin ETF proposals withdrawn due to SEC concern | Reuters
ProShares just pulled its plans to launch bitcoin ETFs
Still a good chance for a bitcoin ETF this year: Inside ETFs CEO
Bitcoin is not a 'credible competitor' to the dollar, Fed's Kashkari says
More bitcoin price and Wall Street stories from today...
Fisco launching Japan's first cryptocurrency fund- Nikkei Asian Review
Dimon Says He Regrets Calling Bitcoin a ‘Fraud’ - Bloomberg
Mike Novogratz Wants to Build the Goldman of Crypto and List It in Canada - Bloomberg
Novogratz Is Just the Latest to Tap Canada’s Junior Bourse in Crypto Push - Bloomberg
Spread Bettor IG Among Biggest Holders of Bitcoin Futures - Bloomberg
Bitcoin could ‘easily double’ in 2018, says Fundstrat’s Tom Lee
Cryptocurrencies are the 'greatest opportunity' to get millennials to trade: TD Ameritrade
The tea company that planned to buy bitcoin mining machines is backpedaling on its plans | Markets Insider
Has Jim Rickards Changed His Mind on Bitcoin? - The Daily Reckoning
Chinese online retailer surges 25 per cent in New York after saying it will take bitcoin payments | South China Morning Post
More bitcoin adoption stories...
More bitcoin technical stories from today...
[BIP-98 + BIP-116] MERKLEBRANCHVERIFY by kallewoof · Pull Request #12131 · bitcoin/bitcoin · GitHub
More bitcoin company stories from today...
BTCPay Server on Twitter: ""
Bitcoin Cash Launch Retrospective – The GDAX Blog
Customers furious as Cryptopia halts trading - NZ Herald
More bitcoin scam and dark web stories...
Oracle app server hack let one attacker mine $226,000 worth of cryptocoins | Ars Technica
Man, 30, held over hacking attacks on two Hong Kong travel agencies | South China Morning Post
Fake MinerBlock Extension Repeatedly Playing Videos in the Background
More altcoin and ICO stories from today...
Cisco's Talos Intelligence Group Blog: Vulnerability Spotlight: Multiple Vulnerabilities in the CPP and Parity Ethereum Client
"CryptoKitties" clones are already popping up in China — Quartz
Vitalik Buterin, Creator Of Ethereum, On The Big Guy Vs. The Little Guy
Malaysia Securities Watchdog Issues ICO Cease-And-Desist - CoinDesk
Swiss Government Launches Blockchain Task Force - CoinDesk
Nvidia Curbs Data Center GPU Use – But Crypto Miners Are Excluded - CoinDesk
More bitcoin regulation stories from today...
S. Korea seeks deeper cooperation with China, Japan in regulating cryptocurrencies
Nebraska Lawmaker Files 3 Blockchain Bills - CoinDesk
Other stories from today...
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