Strip Clubs, Lambos and Hackers: A Tale of Two Bitcoins

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When one imagines a networking event for a professional conference, the most well-known and over-the-top strip club in Miami probably isn’t the venue that comes to mind. Yet that’s exactly where The North American Bitcoin Conference decided to host it. “Join us at E11even for some networking and R&R. Or dancing,” the description read. There was a lot of dancing. Not your nerdy friend’s crypto Over the course of 2017, cryptocurrency experienced an unprecedented explosion. After years of quietly languishing below $1,000, the price of a bitcoin began to increase rapidly and public attention along with it. But it wasn’t alone. At the same time, bitcoin’s so-called dominance index , the size of the bitcoin market cap relative to all other cryptocurrencies, shrunk. The cause? Other established cryptocurrencies like and were making their own explosive gains, while scores of entirely new and tokens were created out of thin air en masse with shocking overnight valuations. An influx of new investors wanted in on this digital gold rush, buying into these new initial coin offerings or “ICOs” as fast as they could be created. Suddenly, everyone was making it big. Self-professed expert blockchain investors and traders were springing up […]
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