Bitcoin Basics

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Everything you ever wanted to know about Bitcoin, but were afraid (or weren’t sure what) to ask. Over in The New Yorker‘s new tech vertical, Maria Bustillos presents a thorough look at how the virtual currency works, how it got started, and the potential challenges it faces.

The Future of Bitcoin [The New Yorker]

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EmilKoutanov
EmilKoutanov

The opportunities for bitcoin are endless. Just came across a site that lets you <a href="http://betoneurovision.com">bet on Eurovision with bitcoin</a>. I'd like to see what this space will look like in 6 months time. The guys laughing at Bitcoin now will probably be the same people lining up at exchanges to trade their USD in.

MarkTTT
MarkTTT

I wanted to buy Bitcoins here, in the UK, directly without intermediators on ebay or other middle men (because fees are huge), and I found it very difficult, so I made this guide with the cheapest way:


http://howtogetbitcoinsuk.blogspot.co.uk