07 Aug '13, 10am

Bitcoin is officially money in the US, rules judge @goldwetrust

Bitcoin exists through an open-source software program. It is not managed by any one company, it is not regulated by any central bank, and its supply is controlled through a computer algorithm. Users can buy bitcoins through exchanges that convert real money into the virtual currency.

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