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This partly explains why Bitcoin mining is popular in China: "Bitcoin mining lets you turn Yuan that buy Chinese electricity into dollars from selling bitcoins. You get to do this without the normal currency controls."
@ramez @hughhowey Is anyone actually spending bitcoin to buy things? Isn't it 100% speculation?
RT @sknthla: Christmas graphics have really improved in 20 years! 1997 vs 2017
I love hanging out in sleepy villages in China soaking up the ordinary ways of life, now disappearing. I spent a few days around the town of Kaiping in the province of Guangdong, China. There was much to see and not enough time.
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