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Note: Reddit was experiencing some downtime today, so I may have missed some stories. I'll add any mi

Kyle Torpey's Daily Bitcoin Recap

December 7 · Issue #133 · 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

Note: Reddit was experiencing some downtime today, so I may have missed some stories. I’ll add any missed stories into tomorrow’s edition. Too many people looking at bitcoin price memes on /r/Bitcoin ;)

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Must read Bitcoin stories from today...
Bitcoin Soars to Almost $20,000 on Coinbase Exchange - Bloomberg
High Price Of Bitcoin Putting Real Demand On Central Washington's Cheap Electricity | Northwest Public Radio
Bitcoin Mining Service NiceHash Says Hackers Emptied Its Wallet - Bloomberg
After Ver Tiff, Andreas Antonopoulos Overwhelmed by Donations, Goodwill
Almost every major cryptocurrency not named bitcoin is falling | Markets Insider
Bitcoin Exchanges Are Buckling While the Price Surges Past 16,000 - Bloomberg
Cryptocurrency trading volumes are going bananas right now - Business Insider
Bitcoin Hasn’t Replaced Cash, but Investors Don’t Care - The New York Times
As Bitcoin Soars, Prices Diverge Wildly Across Exchanges - CoinDesk
Bitcoin frenzy in South Korea pushes payment premiums to 23%
Coinbase CEO on Crypto Surge, Bitcoin Futures, IRS – Bloomberg
Gross Says Bitcoin Surge Hasn’t Affected Bond Prices – Bloomberg
Janus' Bill Gross: Bitcoin needs to reduce volatility before becoming a legitimate currency
RBS's Davies Says Bitcoin Is 'Irrational Exuberance' – Bloomberg
Billionaire Lasry: I should have bought bitcoin when it was at $300
Regulation of digital currencies can't happen soon enough: Bart Chilton
Preparing For Cyprus Moment: Centre May Allow Banks To Use Your Hard-Earned Deposits In Case It Collapses
"Effective last night all banks in Bulgaria blocked the accounts of companies whose business is related to the sale of Bitcoin. Transfers to international Bitcoin exchanges are banned by the banks." - this is not because of some law, this seems like an illegal cartel between banks : Bitcoin
Meet CryptoKitties, the new digital beanie babies selling for $100k
Bitcoin price and Wall Street stories from today...
Yahoo's Jerry Yang says I'm a believer in bitcoin
Kelly: Market cap for digital currency should be in the trillions not the billions
Bitcoin frenzy like dotcom bubble in 1995: Digital currency investor
Inside Bitcoin's Incredible Run – Bloomberg
The ETF That Swings for the Fences With Bitcoin, Tesla – Bloomberg
Davies: Bitcoin is the Alternative Yield
Deutsche Bank says more regulation of cryptocurrencies needed | Reuters
Cramer: I do not blame buyers of bitcoin, but it could end badly
Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman: I have no money in bitcoin
Stephen Gallagher: 'I think there's a place for bitcoin in the future'
Standpoint Raises Bitcoin Target To $28,000, Encourages Crypto Diversification | BTC | Benzinga
Why one trader is buying gold and not bitcoin
Blackstone’s Byron Wien on what could threaten the market rally
The Bitcoin Boom Made an Australian a Billionaire for Just 45 Minutes - Bloomberg
Bitcoin becomes a more mainstream investment
Bank of America Wins Patent for Crypto Exchange System - CoinDesk
Bitcoin adoption and dark web economy stories...
/r/bitcoin reached 500,000 subscribers!!! : Bitcoin
Neo-Nazi wealth is rapidly growing. Why? Bitcoin.
TASS: Society & Culture - Russian police take bite out of bitcoin laundering racket linked to drug sales
North Carolina County Files Held For Ransom: System Outage Caused By Hacker | WSOC-TV
Bitcoin technical stories from today...
GitHub - bcongdon/awesome-lightning-network: ⚡ A curated list of awesome Lightning Network projects for developers and crypto enthusiests
This is more exciting to me than price growth, bitcoin trending on github : Bitcoin
Bitcoin company stories from today...
Coinbase: The Heart of the Bitcoin Frenzy - The New York Times
Cryptocurrency Miners Are Using Old Tires to Power Their Rigs - Motherboard
Bitfinex on Twitter: "Bitfinex has been under significant denial-of-service attack for the past several days. The attack has recently worsened. Please monitor…"
China bitcoin platform Huobi says to set up two exchanges with SBI Holdings | Reuters
Brian Armstrong rode the cryptocurrency craze to create a bitcoin unicorn - Recode
GDAX Update - We are moving all markets into POST-ONLY mode due to performance degredations Dec 7, 08:54 PST : Bitcoin Down : Bitcoin
Recurring Orders For Blockchain Wallets in Europe: Just Set it & Collect it
Altcoin and ICO stories from today...
Cat Fight? Ethereum Users Clash Over CryptoKitties - CoinDesk
Bitcoin regulation stories from today...
Other stories from today...
Bitcoin gamble: Canadian couple pours life savings into backyard bitcoin mine - Business - CBC News
Bitcoin Is Greener Than Its Critics Think - Bloomberg
Teenage bitcoin investor turned bar mitzvah money into $500,000-plus profit
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