27 Sep '13, 9am

Germany's government and media are bolstering bitcoin popularity via @coindesk

Germany's government and media are bolstering bitcoin popularity via @coindesk

Berlin has long been seen as something of a hub of bitcoin activity, but Germany as a whole has lagged slightly behind the UK in terms of bitcoin popularity… until now. For the first six months of the year, the UK was home to a higher number of downloads of the original bitcoin client (Bitcoin-Qt) than Germany. Since then, Germany has taken the lead, with 19,248 Bitcoin-Qt downloads taking place in the country from 1st July to the time of writing, compared with 16,826 in the UK. Those based in Germany have also been giving CoinDesk more attention over the past few months. In June and July, our fifth biggest audience was the Germans, moving up the ranks to fourth between August 1st and today. Germany-based exchange Bitcoin.de has also experienced a surge in local traffic recently. Oliver Flaskämper, managing director of Bitcoin Deutschland GmbH, which operates Bitcoin.de, s...

Full article: http://www.coindesk.com/germanys-government-media-bolster...

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