Posts tagged with Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin: so much more than a currency

“Bitcoin is a virtual currency.” How many articles have you read recently containing this phrase, or something similar?

I find this quite annoying, as it’s a bit like saying “a computer is a word processor”.

It’s true… but it’s not a comprehensive definition.

Is digital currency the future of money?

Bitcoin, mobile payments and the future of money

Money is changing, with a range of innovative new technologies looking to disrupt the established financial structures.

Chief among these are the crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin.  

But what are they, where did they come from, and are they really a threat to the traditional monetary system?

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