13 Apr '15, 3am

#bitcoin

Bitcoin is a six-year-old virtual currency that can be traded on numerous exchanges or used in private transactions. It isn’t backed by a central bank. Instead, bitcoin is a decentralized payment system; there is a public ledger of all bitcoin balances, updated in real time by a network of independent computers called “miners” that help verify that the data in the system is accurate. More merchants—and now charities—are accepting bitcoin, in part because the transactions carry lower costs than credit- or debit-card payments.

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