NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar gained on Wednesday as data supported the view that the U.S. economy is in strong shape and as concerns about Italy’s budget negotiations continued to weigh on the euro.
Investing.com - Gold prices held steady near two-week highs on Wednesday, remaining supported above the psychologically important $1,200 level even as fears over Italy’s budget woes faded, bolstering risk appetite.
Proof-of-work (PoW), the consensus mechanism that secures bitcoin and numerous other cryptocurrency blockchains, has given the technology a reputation for hogging energy.
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