Google Trends Sees ‘Bitcoin Iran’ Surge 4,500% on Safe Haven Narrative

Google Trends Sees ‘Bitcoin Iran’ Surge 4,500% on Safe Haven Narrative

The rapid breakout of a theory linking Iran to Bitcoin price rises continues to circulate, but not everyone considers the two phenomena to be linked. Bitcoin (BTC) benefiting from the Iran crisis has captured the imagination of internet users worldwide, with its Google search popularity up almost 5,000%.According to data from Google Trends, the search term “Bitcoin Iran” surged 4,450% in the seven days to Jan. 8. Bitcoin search popularity follows priceThe term “Bitcoin” itself…

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