Bitcoin Difficulty Jumps By Six-Month Record

Today's difficulty adjustment to 65`848`255`179.7, a rise of 5.77%, is notable as both the tenth consecutive increase — a streak the likes of which has not occurred for nearly a year — and the largest increase since April 5th, when difficulty rose by 5.84%. This ongoing rise should come as no surprise: naive estimates (archived) place the next reward halving on July 24th, so work must accelerate to realize the market's prediction of July 20th.

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    • The following examples show the decimal mark and the thousands separator in various countries that use the Hindu–Arabic numeral system.

      Style Countries
      1234567,89 SI style (French version), Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada (French-speaking), Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latin Europe, Lithuania, Netherlands (non-currency numbers, see below), Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Ukraine

      1234567.89 SI style (English version), Canada (English-speaking), China, Sri Lanka

      1,234,567.89 Australia, Canada (English-speaking, unofficial), China, Hong Kong, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States

      1,234,567·89 Ireland, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States (older, typically hand written)

      1.234.567,89 Turkey, Austria, Brazil, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Indonesia, Italy, Netherlands (currency), Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Spain (older),[20] Sweden (not recommended)

      1˙234˙567,89 Italy (handwriting)
      12,34,567.89 India (see Indian Numbering System)
      1'234'567.89 Switzerland (printed, computing, currency, international requisite, everyday use)
      1'234'567,89 Switzerland (handwriting)
      1.234.567'89 Spain (handwriting)
      123,4567.89 China (based on powers of 10,000, see Chinese numerals)

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