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Bitcoin Cash Carries the Bitcoin Torch

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Bitcoin was demonized by the mainstream media in the early days and connected to online criminal activities.

The media were presenting Bitcoin as shady internet money, a highly speculative asset, and a scam that was luring investors with hopes of getting rich fast.

Coincidentally, it all changed in 2015, when BTC maximalists (and Blockstream) decided to strip BTC from its…




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