Bitcoin is dead! Long live Bitcoin!

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By Darren Parkin The week in review with Jason Deane Bitcoin is dead! Well, not really, but that’s what the media would like you to think. Wherever you look, there is negative coverage everywhere. But there’s also an interesting observation to make. Looking at the official Bitcoin obituary at99Bitcoins.com (a collection of negative media articles confidently declaring the end of the global asset) the year with the highest number of announcements was 2017, coinciding with the overheating market and ICO debacle. In that year, Bitcoin was declared dead 124 times – more than twice a week. This yea…