05 Oct '13, 6pm

PBS Explained Bitcoin to America: Bitcoin's never been so famous. Paul Solman, the PBS Ne... #Motherboard

On the central question of bitcoin's vulnerability, Solman repeats the promises of bitcoin's believers—that the currency is impervious to attack, and while there is a brief reference to the Silk Road bust , there is no mention of the NSA or the FBI 's attempts to infiltrate anonymous networks. On the question of its value, meanwhile, Solman emphasizes its use as a payment system for legitimate things, including remittances to families back home, but he doesn't address its uses in financial speculation. Still, it's a sober overview of where bitcoin is now, and a reminder that the "outlier" currency isn't only maturing but is reaching the mainstream.

Full article: http://motherboard.vice.com/blog/pbs-explained-bitcoin-to...

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