Bitcoin has grown in value from about 39 US cents to more than US$18,000 in just eight years. Photo: Bloomberg

Bitcoin, bikes, bots and more: seven of the biggest tech stories of 2017

From the dizzying ascent of bitcoin, the boom-and-bust cycle of China’s bike-sharing market, and the large bets made on artificial intelligence, here are some of the major technology stories this year.

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Bitcoin has grown in value from about 39 US cents to more than US$18,000 in just eight years. Photo: Bloomberg
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