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Bitcoin Miners send message at Fidelity

Tech giant Microsoft has released a suite of tools allowing clients to build ethereum-based apps on its cloud computing platform Azure. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Bitcoin Passes A Milestone 400M Transactions

Bitcoin price may have surged and held above $5000, but the Bitcoin network has passed milestones of its own this week – one involving a much higher number. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Russians Bought $8.6Bn in Bitcoin, Says Kremlin Economist

Russian economist, Vladislav Ginko, is out with another bold claim. Read more: bitcoinist.com

5-Star Swiss Hotel Set to Accept Bitcoin Payments

The Dolder Grand, a five-star hotel based in Switzerland, will begin accepting bitcoin payments starting next month. Read more: coindesk.com

A Bitcoin Lightning Web Standard, Inspired By Ethereum, Is Gaining Steam

Sending bitcoin lightning payments over the web might soon get easier. Read more: coindesk.com

Square Reports Biggest Bitcoin Revenue To Date At $52m

Square, the payment network from Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, turned more Bitcoin revenue in Q4 2018 than at any time since it began support for the cryptocurrency. Read more: bitcoinist.com

US government returns Bitcoins retrieved following 2016 Bitfinex hack

Bitfinex has announced that 27 of the bitcoin stolen in a major 2016 hack have been returned after they were retrieved by the U.S. government. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Bitcoin mining giant Bitmain launches new chip, hints at new miners

Bitmain has announced the BM1397, a new, more efficient cryptocurrency mining chip. The chip sports a 28% power efficiency improvement over its predecessor. Read more: www.ccn.com

Coinbase adds Bitcoin Cash support to wallet app

Coinbase announced that support for Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has been added to its Coinbase Wallet app. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Elon Musk calls Bitcoin ‘brilliant,’ better than paper money

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, has gone public with his belief that crypto offers an improved alternative to conventional money. Read more: www.coindesk.com