This Week in Crypto History (2 Aug — 15 Aug)

This Week in Crypto History is a new weekly feature covering historic events in the cryptocurrency market that happened on days this week. This week we take a look at what happened between 2 and 15 August.

This week had some historic happenings in the history of crypto, mostly in bitcoin’s history. The first and only known bitcoin exploit which generated 184 billion bitcoin before being reversed and patched up, the introduction of multisig wallets, and the first mention of privacy coins.

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