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China’s bitcoin miner exodus

Technicians perform repairs on Bitcoin mining machines at a Bitmain-operated mining facility in Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China on Friday August 11, 2017.Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesChina has long been home to more than half of the…

Bitcoin is not only crypto that can thrive

Michael Saylor, CEO of MicroStrategy, told CNBC on Tuesday that he sees a bright future for a number of cryptocurrencies, not just Bitcoin. Saylor, one of the most vocal advocates of Bitcoin, raised his company's profile for enterprise…

Bitcoin Taproot upgrade: what it means

The first Bitcoin upgrade in four years has just been approved by miners around the world. It's a rare moment of consensus among stakeholders, and crypto experts tell CNBC that it's a pretty big deal for the world's most popular…