31 Dec '13, 11pm

How Bitcoin Demonstrates the Value in Facebook - Motley Fool

One bitcoin is worth $700,000 . Or $0 . Or $1,300 . Now that this specific cryptocurrency is mainstream, everyone has an opinion on its exact value. Some have brought up other Bitcoin competitors, like Litecoin and the tongue-in-cheek Dogecoin , as an example of just how unvaluable and easily created something like Bitcoin is. However, the fact that Bitcoin has held its value despite these competitors demonstrates its moat, one that it shares with many other companies: network effects. Network effects, the same thing that gives Bitcoin value, give Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) , Twitter (NYSE: TWTR ) , and eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY ) value. The more people who use these networks, the more valuable they are for each user. Bitcoin's first network There are actually a few networks that generate value for Bitcoin. One is the network of buyers and sellers who use the digital currency. For ea...

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