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Bitcoin crashes to lowest this year, losses top 25% in a week

Bitcoin sunk as far as $4,327, its lowest since October 2017.
Coinmine launched a crypto mining device called Coinmine One.

A sleek new device that looks like an Xbox lets you mine crypto at home

For the initial launch, Coinmine One allows users to mine Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Monero, and Zcash — but not yet Bitcoin
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

An official Google account on Twitter was hacked by cryptocurrency scammers trying to convince people to send them bitcoin

Google (and Target) both fell victim to a common cryptocurrency scam, where hackers impersonated the company and promised free bitcoin.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Twitter is struggling to curb fake Elon Musk accounts promoting cryptocurrency scams

The scams generally involve hacking a verified account, changing the profile to look like it belongs to the Tesla CEO, and promoting crypto scams.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai and his wife, Anjali.

Sundar Pichai’s 11-year-old son is mining Ethereum on a computer the Google CEO built himself

Google CEO Sundar Pichai revealed in an interview that his 11-year-old son figured out how to mine the cryptocurrency ether on his own.

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon just said he doesn’t ‘really give a s–t’ about Bitcoin

Bitcoin still doesn’t interest JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon. While its underlying blockchain technology is “real”, he said overnight that he doesn’t “really give a s--t” about the digital currency and can’t see it rivalling fiat money.

Bitcoin is 10 years old today — here’s a look back at its crazy history

On October 31 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto's "Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System" laid the foundations for the first cryptocurrency.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong

Bitcoin exchange Coinbase is now valued at $8 billion after raising another mega round of funding

Cryptocurrencies may be in recession, but the popular exchange Coinbase just raised $300 million in a series E round led by Tiger Global Management.
A worker checks the fans on miners, at the cryptocurrency farming operation, Bitfarms, in Farnham, Quebec, Canada.

Bitcoin trading uses so much power that it could push global temperatures up past a threshold that yields deadly consequences

The bitcoin industry could push global temperatures past a 2 degree Celsius rise in less than two decades.