27 Nov '13, 9pm

A single Bitcoin was worth $10 a year ago — today it’s worth $1,000

A single Bitcoin was worth $10 a year ago — today it’s worth $1,000

Dec. 4 - 5, 2013 Redwood City, CA Tickets on Sale Now The value of a single Bitcoin surpassed $1,000 on popular Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox today. A year ago, it was worth $10. The value of the crypto-currency has increased by more than 100X since then, and gone up by 500% since the beginning of November. Saying we are in the midst of a Bitcoin boom is putting it lightly. No one knows how high it will go, but signs indicate that the value will just keep rising. Many attribute the recent explosion of Bitcoin’s value to China. However there are other forces at work. Bitcoin started to attract attention from tech and mainstream media, telling stories of Bitcoin millionaires and generating a ton of buzz that brought Bitcoin in from the fringes of the hacker world. Secondly, a crop of startups such as Coinbase are building wallets, exchanges, and mining machines that make it easie...

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