The hashrate reaches new highs. JJ is on a Bitcoin panel in Concord, NH. The Free State Project reaches the signer goal of 20,000 while bitcoin based businesses thrive in New Hampshire. Cryptsy is no more and the story is grim. BlockStream has a good week of partnerships and funding. Bitcoin Classic binaries are online now. The European Union looks to further regulate pre-paid cards and bitcoin because, “terrorism”. The White House is asking for a $10 tax on each barrel of oil — underhanded highway robbery.
Gold up $1147
Silver up $15.01
Oil down $31.00
DOW down 16,204
30Y UST down 2.6727%
ETH ~.008 BTC ~$2.95
20% difficulty increase
1.18 Exahash/s hashrate First time over 1 Exahash
Cryptsy Ceases Operations
Blocksteam opinion piece disguised as journalism.
EU misdirects funds for a what it found to be a phantom menace
White House wants $10 per barrel fee on oil