03 Dec '13, 2pm

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

If you've been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over $1,000 . That's no mean feat for a virtual currency with no real-world representation that is, in effect, the collective hallucination of the world's hackerspace. But if Bitcoin isn't real , how does it work? There are some incredibly thorough write-ups about Bitcoin on the web, but if you want to learn about the world's first all-digital currency, there are few ways more enjoyable than this beautifully animated three-minute short. It makes learning about Bitcoin as fun as dropping a tab and hitting the planetarium for a Pink Floyd laser show. This video makes learning about Bitcoin as fun as dropping a tab and hitting the planetarium for a Pink Floyd laser show. That Bitcoin Explained is so beauti...

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The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

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Bitcoin Explained In A Stunning Motion Infographic

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