Bitcoin Watch – Keep an eye on the cryptocurrency taking the world by storm

At the beginning of 2017, the highly volatile Bitcoin was valued at just below USD1,000, however recently it has skyrocketed well into the teens at a high of over USD19,000.

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Bitcoin mining reaches new milestone

According to Blockchain.info the total amount of bitcoins in circulation has reached the 80% mark, with over 16.8 million mined since its inception. The maximum number of possible Bitcoins which will exist is 21 million as advised by creator Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008. “A great majority of bitcoiners believe digital scarcity will make bitcoin more valuable over time, and with 16.8 million mined so far it will get harder,” Jamie Redman, a contributor to the news website Bitcoin.com, told the Daily Express.

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