11 Jan '14, 8pm

Overstock's First Day Of Bitcoin: $130,000 Sales, 840 Transactions, CEO "Stunned"

Overstock's First Day Of Bitcoin: $130,000 Sales, 840 Transactions, CEO "Stunned"

Submitted by Michael Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg blog , Upon the conclusion of the Senate hearing on Bitcoin this past November, I tweeted that I thought we had entered Phase 2 of the Bitcoin story. A month later, following news that Andreessen Horowitz had led an venture capital investment of $25 million in Coinbase, I wrote: As I tweeted at the time, I think Bitcoin began phase two of its growth and adoption cycle upon the conclusion of the Senate hearings last month (I suggest reading: My Thoughts on the Bitcoin Hearing ). I think phase two will be primarily characterized by two things. More mainstream adoption and ease of use, as well as increasingly large investments by venture capitalists. In the past 24 hours, we have seen evidence of both. Phase 2 so far is going even more positively than I had expected. Overstock.com accelerated its plans to accept BTC by many m...

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