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Talk:Bitcoin

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Cryptojacking[edit]

http://www.ibtimes.com/what-cryptojacking-trend-continues-grow-2612969Hamburguesa con queso con un cara Spinning-Burger.gif (talkstalk) 02:35, 14 February 2018 (UTC)

Expanding on the content of this article.[edit]

This is not really a critique of the contents of the Bitcoin article, but a suggestion for *additional* content. Namely, I would find a section going into more detail about the scams in the crypto space very informative (and entertaining) to read. Off the top off my head:

  • ICO's
  • Ponzi schemes (Like bitconnect)
  • The shady behavior of exchanges
  • ...

The bitcoin article could then be transformed into a 'cryptocurrency' article, or the subjects in the list above could be put in the 'Scam' template.— Unsigned, by: Wimdetroyer / talk / contribs

On talk pages, please sign your comments using four tildes (~~~~) or by clicking on the sign button: SigButt.png on the toolbar above the edit panel. You can also indent successive talk page comments using one more colon (:) for each line. Thank you. I think it would be best to have a separate cryptocurrency article. You are right that there a lot more things that could be addressed. To be honest, I don't think Bitcoin needs its own article at all, since there's nothing that distinctly separates it from other cryptocurrencies. Feel free to draft something up in your sandbox. —Kazitor, pending 10:36, 4 May 2018 (UTC)

Warren Buffet: BTC is "probably rat poison squared"[edit]

Inb4 shill gambit. 95.195.215.238 (talk) 15:32, 9 May 2018 (UTC)

...aaand it's gone.[edit]

https://www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2018-06-28/crypto-coin-graveyard-fills-up-fast-as-icos-meet-their-demise 217.119.171.154 (talk) 03:36, 29 June 2018 (UTC)

The one exception to Betteridge's Law of Headlines[edit]

https://phys.org/news/2018-07-bitcoin-network-oligarchy.html 217.119.171.154 (talk) 02:37, 4 July 2018 (UTC)