The Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin SV halvings already held, as well as the upcoming bitcoin halving, have sparked a surge of interest residents of the Russian Federation to halve the award to the miners - the number of search queries for the word "halving" reached an annual peak. This is evidenced by data from Google Trends.
Record values were recorded between April 5 and 11. Most interested in halving in the Irkutsk region, Bashkortostan and Tatarstan.
At the same time, bitcoin halving causes more interest among residents of St. Petersburg, Moscow and the Moscow region.
What is halving and why is it needed can be found in ForkLog cards, and how it will affect the price of bitcoin and the mining industry as a whole, in exclusive material.