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Bitcoin booms in value again, topping $18,000

Bitcoin booms in value again, topping $18,000
Bitcoin rallied heavily after PayPal's announcement that it would accept the crypto as payment. (Independent Reserve)
Bitcoin is booming ... again. (AP)
PayPal's decision to accept Bitcoin is seen as a sign of legitimacy. (AP/AAP)
Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency, meaning no actual coins are ever minted. These are only for visual representation. (AP/AAP)