What Could Be Causing Google Searches for “Bitcoin Halving” to Surge?

What Could Be Causing Google Searches for “Bitcoin Halving” to Surge?

The whistle for “halve-time” is set to blow, with May 2020 creeping ever closer. For those operating in the crypto-verse the “halving/halvening”, is the talk of the office, with speculation as to what new heights the price of bitcoin will surge to taking center stage. This interest in 2020’s most anticipated crypto-event is seemingly mirrored in the volume of searches for “bitcoin halving” on Google Trends, with the increase in searches indicative of the excitement and pull bitcoin has across the globe. But what is the “halving” and what/who may be driving this surge in searches?