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Weekly Notes (Oct 30 / Nov 05, 2017)

Tuesday

Happy Halloween! Today and tomorrow are public holidays in Bavaria and we decided to use the time for a short day trip to the idyllic town of Regensburg, one and half hours north of Munich:

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Cryptocurrencies

According to CoinTelegraph, Björk has recently announced that her latest album, "Utopia", will be available exclusively after a purchase using cryptocurrencies. This is a rather balsy move for someone even as extraordinary as the Icelandic musician, but shows a positive sign for the mainstream adoption of cryptos.

Sadly, we can't say the same about Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, the richest Arab in the world. In a sweep crackdown, the billionaire prince, who recently became famous in the crypto-world with his statements about Bitcoin's inevitable implosion, got arrested together with a few other key officials in Saudi Arabia.