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Yank my blockchain: Bitcoin upgrade SNAFU borks hungry miners' currency

graeme leggett

The speculation largely lies at either end of the system doesn't it.

Say I sell coffee beans on the internet and take payment in bitcoins because that's what my customers want. So long as I can spend them promptly to buy something concrete that I want, then I'm ok.

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