I watch alot of youtube videos concerning bitcoin. From what I hear from investors, programmers and anyone else, illicit transactions are but a minor percentage. Gambling does take up quite a chunk however, but it's nowhere near a majority (which would be >50%). It's the news that's exaggerating the illicit stuff.
I'm quite openminded, so I won't immediately disbelieve you, but I would like to read your source if possible.
Edit: I mean that gambling takes up less than 50% in trading volume, but does take up 50% in transactions. The transactions are quite small however.
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