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Elon Musk is a man of many skills. He didn't just make electric cars sexy, he sent one to space. Perhaps chief among his talents is the ability to roil markets by running his mouth. Lately, he's aimed that talent at cryptocurrency.

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In a March 24 Yahoo! Finance interview, as the price of Bitcoin hovered above $55,000, Bridgewater Associates chief investment officer Ray Dalio weighed in on the future of cryptocurrency. The two main takeaways from the interview are a little scary, each in a different way.

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Thursday, 03 January 2019 18:27

COLUMN: Why I am still a cryptocurrency enthusiast

Cryptocurrencies had a rough ride in 2018. As of Jan. 7, 2018, the total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies tracked by CoinMarketCap.com came to more than $800 billion, its highest point ever. As I write this on Jan. 3, 2019, that total market capitalization is down to about $130 billion — about one-sixth of the market's high point.

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