07 Oct '13, 8pm

How Bitcoin will do to money what the web did to information #money2020

Cybrbeast See Also Take A Tour Of Silk Road, The Online Drug Marketplace The Feds Shut Down Today Alleged Founder Of Silk Road — The Site Where You Can Buy Illegal Drugs — Arrested And Millions In Bitcoins Seized Two Guys Just Started A Site That's Like A Bitcoin-Only Amazon We're at the Money2020 conference on new and alternative payment systems in Las Vegas, where representatives from all corners of financial services are discussing the current state of money. This morning, Micky Malka of Ribbit Capital laid out a very straightforward case on why you should be bullish on Bitcoin. "Bitcoin is for money what TCP/IP is to the Information Age," he said. "It provides us with a universal decentralized ledger for recording any and all transactions. It will change the way money moves around the world." It's an apt analogy. To simplify it a bit, TCP/IP is the name for the communi...

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