17 Feb '14, 5pm

Bitcoin for idiots: An introductory guide

Bitcoin enthusiasts such as Adam Draper, who runs a Bitcoin startup accelerator called Boost.vc , say merchant adoption is critical to creating a vibrant ecosystem around the Bitcoin. Right now, it is treated more as an asset than a currency — something you hold on to rather than spending on a piece of pizza or new bed sheets. Given the recent volatility of Bitcoin’s price, it doesn’t make sense to use it as a daily currency. But more opportunities to spend Bitcoin will create more liquidity in the market, which in turn will encourage more growth.

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