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Bitcoin soars past $40,000 for the first time, doubling within 23 days

Bitcoin fell more than 5% on Friday, a day after topping $40,000 for the first time. The world’s most popular digital currency slid to as low as $36,618.36 on Bitstamp exchange, after reaching an all-time high of $40,402.46 in the previous session. Rival cryptocurrency ethereum sank more than 10% to as low as $1,064.89. Bitcoin […]