Daily Roundup – January 9, 2018

Daily Roundup – January 9, 2018

Over on Twitter, Satoshi Portal CEO Francis Pouliot revealed a translation of a story out of Quebec regarding the mass migration of cryptocurrency miners to the Canadian province.

According to American Banker, members of the US Senate’s Banking Committee seem prepared to hold a hear on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

According to Quartz, India’s bitcoin exchanges are under pressure as banks choke payments and withdrawals. The banks may be taking direction from the Reserve Bank of India.

According to Bloomberg, the Kodak stock price surged after they announced plans to launch a new cryptocurrency.

Over at CoinDesk, an article was published that examines whether the incentives around bitcoin mining may actually lead to better forms of renewable energy.

Featured image via Pixabay.

About The Author

Kyle Torpey

Kyle first used Bitcoin in 2011, but the subject did not take over his life until late 2012. By early 2014, researching and writing about Bitcoin had become his full-time occupation. Currently, he contributes regularly to Forbes and CoinJournal. His work has also appeared in Business Insider, VICE Motherboard, Nasdaq, and many other media outlets. Additionally, he provides a daily Bitcoin news recap via a newsletter and YouTube show (audio only version available via SoundCloud), which can be found at kyletorpey.com.


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