Bitcoin Tweets Reach 2-Year High as $10K Fuels Google Interest Surge

Cointelegraph | Feb 14, 2020 at 12:26 PM
  • Hitting $10,000 catapulted it back into mainstream consciousness — but internet consumers were paying attention before, data shows.
  • Tweets including Bitcoin reached 75,000 on Feb. 2, a huge contrast to standard behavior and the most since early 2018, as markets digested Bitcoin’s precipitous fall from all-time highs of $20,000.
  • At present, according to Google Trends, it is Nigeria and South Africa which form the main sources of renewed curiosity about Bitcoin.