21 Jan '14, 5pm

Bitcoin

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Editor’s note: Marc Andreessen’s venture capital firm, Andreessen Horowitz, has invested just under $50 million in Bitcoin-related start-ups. The firm is actively searching for more Bitcoin-based investment opportunities. He does not personally own more than a de minimis amount of Bitcoin. A mysterious new technology emerges, seemingly out of nowhere, but actually the result of two decades of intense research and development by nearly anonymous researchers. Political idealists project visions of liberation and revolution onto it; establishment elites heap contempt and scorn on it. On the other hand, technologists – nerds – are transfixed by it. They see within it enormous potential and spend their nights and weekends tinkering with it. Eventually mainstream products, companies and industries emerge to commercialize it; its effects become profound; and later, many people wo...

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DealBook: Why Bitcoin Matters

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Keith Bedford/Reuters Marc Andreessen, a co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. Editor’s note: Marc A...

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Keith Bedford/Reuters Marc Andreessen, a co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. Editor’s note: Marc A...

Why Bitcoin Matters

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Why Bitcoin Matters

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Marc Andreessen has a great answer for why Bitcoin matters

Marc Andreessen has a great answer for why Bitc...

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Flickr/Joi Ito Marc Andreessen. Marc Andreessen has a fabulous op-ed in The New York Times today called "Why Bitcoin Matte...

Why Bitcoin Matters via @pmarca

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It is perhaps true right at this moment that the value of Bitcoin currency is based more on speculation than actual paymen...

Bitcoin, fraud and payment processing

Bitcoin, fraud and payment processing

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Marc Andreessen, web revolutionary and venture capitalist, wrote an essay for the New York Times called Why Bitcoin Matter...

Marc Andreessen tells us why Bitcoin matters

Marc Andreessen tells us why Bitcoin matters

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bloomberg.com 22 Jan '14, 12am

Bitcoin is making an art critic out of the Swedish taxman. The largest Nordic economy is set to reject Bitcoin and its com...

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bloomberg.com 22 Jan '14, 5am

Entrepreneurs from Silicon Valley to Wall Street say they don’t care much for Bitcoin as a currency to supplant the U.S. d...

Is Google About To Get Into Bitcoin?

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When asked about the Moderator page, a Google spokesperson told BuzzFeed the company has no current plans to incorporate t...

Bitcoin ATMs will soon be... EVERYWHERE!

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Bitcoin entrepreneurs Jackson Warren, left, and Paul Szczesny near their Bitcoin ATM. Bitcoin “sort of frees people to tra...

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Every transaction that takes place using bitcoins is recorded in a public ledger called the blockchain. Basically, the blo...

Finland Central Bank Rules Bitcoin Is Not a Currency

Finland Central Bank Rules Bitcoin Is Not a Cur...

mashable.com 20 Jan '14, 5pm

Bitcoin doesn't meet the definition of a currency or even an electronic payment form in Finland , where the central bank h...