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The 17 Millionth Bitcoin Is About to Be Mined: What It Means and Why It Matters



Bitcoin’s limited supply is about to get a bit more limited. Barring an unforeseen event, the 17 millionth bitcoin is likely to be mined in the coming day, a development that would mark yet another milestone for the world’s first cryptocurrency. That’s because as per bitcoin’s current rules, only 21 millionĀ …

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