20 Feb '14, 4pm

Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox Is Finished

Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox Is Finished

Bitcoin is no longer in Phase 1 of its evolutionary cycle. I believe Phase 2 for Bitcoin began in earnest back in November 2013 , when the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs held its first hearings on the topic . Those hearings made it clear that, at least for the moment, no significant roadblocks would be put in place to prevent people from transacting with one another using the crypto-currency. Phase 2 also saw the largest Bitcoin investment to-date, a $25 million infusion led by Silicon Valley VC firm Andreessen Horowitz, as well as acceptance by major U.S. retailers, with Overstock being the most significant . Bitcoin is becoming serious, and serious means serious accountability. As a free market currency, the market will decide the products required to keep the Bitcoin protocol open and functioning to its highest potential. The disruption o...

Full article: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-02-20/bitcoin-exchange...

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