Poll Finds Chinese Crypto Investors Bullish on BTC

This article was originally published by 8btc and written by Lylian Teng. Over 30 percent of Chinese cryptocurrency investors polled predicted that the bitcoin price will surpass $30,000 over the next 12 months, according to a recent survey conducted by local crypto financing company BabelFinance. The survey, collecting hundreds of valid responses, found that the…

Satoshi Freeathlon Raises Awareness Through Sport

Triathlons are some of the most physically-demanding and spectacular athletic trials. Most of the time, this arduous display of strength and endurance has participants push their limits by swimming, cycling and running for 30 miles or more. But when spending bitcoin and promoting the principles of “A Cypherpunk’s Manifesto” (including human rights, freedom of information,…

Major Flooding Disrupts Chinese Hydro Power, Bitcoin Mining

Waves of heavy rainfall in China’s Sichuan province have caused major flooding, significantly affecting bitcoin mining operations that leverage hydroelectric power in the area. The Chinese government acknowledged the rampant flooding in the areas surrounding Sichuan’s various rivers, which has caused several deaths and injuries. State-run media outlet China Daily reported that the infrastructure damage…