22 Jan '14, 5am

Bitcoin

Bitcoin

Entrepreneurs from Silicon Valley to Wall Street say they don’t care much for Bitcoin as a currency to supplant the U.S. dollar . As a payment technology they could use to undercut Visa Inc. (V) , Western Union Co. (WU) or Citigroup Inc. (C) , they say they like it a lot more. As Bitcoin’s value gyrates, these investors have said that the headlines about its price and chatter about which retailers accept it obscure the real merit of what Satoshi Nakamoto, the name given to the anonymous person or people who created Bitcoin, delivered five years ago. “At some point, I had an ‘aha!’ moment and realized that Bitcoin was best understood as a new software protocol through which you could rebuild the payments industry in ways that are better and cheaper,” Chris Dixon , a partner at Menlo Park, California-based venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, wrote in a blog post. Is Bi...

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bloomberg.com 22 Jan '14, 12am

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businessinsider.com 23 Jan '14, 4pm

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JPMorgan Chase CEO denounces bitcoin as ‘terrible,’ predicts its downfall

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rt.com 23 Jan '14, 10pm

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WASHINGTON — Entrepreneurs from Silicon Valley to Wall Street say they don't care much for Bitcoin as a currency to suppla...

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