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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50737Sat, 22 Sep 2018 02:51:21 -0700
Barron's: Can Bitcoin Replace Gold as the Crisis Investment?Bitcoin may be digital gold but one commodity analyst says it can’t replace the metal itself.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50735Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:55:15 -0700
CNBC: Wall Street's crypto guru shorted Tilray, but expects 'a monster weed business' in 5 or 6 years"If that was my business, I would be short," Michael Novogratz told CNBC on Friday.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50736Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:52:00 -0700
CoinDesk: The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a SecretThis week's major bitcoin bug was even worse than developers led on – it could have been used to effectively print more bitcoin.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50733Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:30:50 -0700
Mashable: Cryptocurrency exchange claimed it was 'practically impossible' to hack. It was hacked.No one could have ever possibly seen this coming.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50734Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:14:00 -0700
Quartz: The unexpected flippening: XRP battles for the second spot on the crypto chartsThis isn’t the “flippening” we’ve been waiting for—the day when ether finally surpasses bitcoin’s market capitalization. Bitcoin remains at the top of the crypto charts, but for the first time since…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50731Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:54:18 -0700
CNBC: Hedge fund titan Mike Novogratz sees a 30% bitcoin rally by year-end

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50732Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:39:00 -0700
CoinDesk: XRP Shot Up 75% During Friday's Bullish Trading SessionXRP surged over 75% today as it became the world's second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization for a brief period.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50729Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:22:46 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: eCash Founder David Chaum Makes Bold Promises with Elixxir BlockchainOver 30 years after creating eCash, a predecessor of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies which spawned the Cypherpunk movement of the 1980s, Dr. David Chaum is back in the public eye with a claim of…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50728Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:59:16 -0700
CoinDesk: Brazil's Largest Independent Broker Is Launching a Crypto ExchangeThe parent company of Brazil's largest independent broker is setting up a cryptocurrency exchange, Bloomberg reports.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50730Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:30:10 -0700
Slate: Australia: Social Media’s Lab RatIt’s a reminder that we’re not the primary market—not the real audience (as if we’re not reminded of our global irrelevance regularly enough).

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50727Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:27:51 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Let’s Talk Bitcoin: Authority in a Decentralized SystemOn the most recent episode of Let’s Talk Bitcoin!, the hosts discuss the now-defunct Bitcoin Alert system, devised by Satoshi himself. A rarity in the podcast space, this episode’s exploration…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50725Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:58:20 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Presenting a United Front of Blockchain Companies to Work With CongressIt’s a sign of the times and the growing maturity of the crypto industry that a new industry trade association launched in Washington, D.C., on September 11, 2018, to lobby the U.S. government on a…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50726Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:46:16 -0700
CoinDesk: US Congressman Drafts Bills to Aid Blockchain DevelopmentU.S. Representative Tom Emmer plans to introduce three blockchain-focused bills to Congress in the coming weeks aimed at spurring development.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50724Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:20:51 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Details of One of Bitcoin’s Nastiest Bugs YetFor well over a year, versions of Bitcoin Core — Bitcoin’s leading software implementation — contained a severe software bug. The bug was fixed with Bitcoin Core 0.16.3 (and 0.17.0rc4), released this…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50722Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:22:01 -0700