10 Apr '13, 6pm

Bitcoin

Bitcoin

It's shaping up to be a pretty ugly day for Bitcoin. After soaring past $250 earlier , it's tumbled all the way down to current levels around $135. Bitcoin is now 50 percent off its intraday high of $266. The chart below shows Bitcoin prices since April 9. The big sell-off underway right now is shown on the far right. bitcoin.clarkmoody.com As the chart shows, the virtual currency briefly staged a sizeable comeback this afternoon before getting slammed again. The biggest question everyone has had about Bitcoin in recent weeks – aside from how it works – is whether or not it's in a bubble . After all, the virtual currency has seen a remarkable rise since January, when it was trading below $15. Already this afternoon, since the plunge began, we've seen some interesting defenses of the virtual currency popping up on the Internet. A Reddit user posted a graphic showing the Spa...

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businessinsider.com 10 Apr '13, 5pm

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businessinsider.com 12 Apr '13, 1am

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businessinsider.com 10 Apr '13, 9pm

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mashable.com 03 Apr '13, 8pm

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businessinsider.com 09 Apr '13, 8pm

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businessinsider.com 11 Apr '13, 9am

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news.cnet.com 03 Apr '13, 11pm

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motherjones.com 10 Apr '13, 10am

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