07 Nov '13, 11am

Bitcoin boom: Virtual currency hits all-time high of $309

Bitcoin boom: Virtual currency hits all-time high of $309

Prices are rising on increased investment interest, especially high-demand from China, but the volatility still has others believing it’s a big bubble, ready to pop at any moment. In 2011, Bitcoin prices jumped from about $0.30 to $32.00, and then fell back to a low of about $2.00, the WSJ reported. Since its inception in 2008 by a man using the alias ‘Satoshi Nakmoto’, Bitcoin has now gone mainstream; it can be used to buy coffee, pay for online dating services, and can even be retrieved from an ATM . According to Bitcoincharts, which follows the anonymous currency, there are nearly 12 million Bitcoins in circulation. Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, who are most famous for their early investment, and later fallout, with Facebook, seem to think it’s a worthy investment. They have an $11 million stake in Bitcoin, want to set up an exchange, and have it be traded just like sto...

Full article: http://rt.com/business/bitcoin-boom-silk-road-364/

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