15 Oct '13, 9am

Bitcoin may be let loose now Silk Road has been shut down - New Statesman #bitcoin

Bitcoin may be let loose now Silk Road has been shut down - New Statesman #bitcoin

A Bitcoin keychain. Photo: BTC Keychain/Flickr You can't kill Bitcoin. It will not die. The Silk Road shutdown is the second event to challenge its stability and it’s come through with barely a scratch. And, despite the libertarian beliefs of many of its advocates, in part that’s due to Bitcoin going legit in the eyes of the law. To recap, Silk Road was an online marketplace where users could buy and sell (almost) anything. Mostly that meant drugs, and in the criminal complaint filed by the FBI against its alleged owner/operator Ross Ulbricht it lists 1,229,465 transactions between 6 February and 23 July 2013 - or 7,362 transactions a day - all of which were conducted using Bitcoin. Indeed, up until this year the story of Bitcoin and the story of Silk Road were essentially the same. The unstable bubble that grew over the first three months of 2013 to burst in April was dri...

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Silk Road shutdown doesn't spell the end for Bitcoin - Sydney Morning Herald #bitcoin

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