The Bitcoin Curiosity

Since 2008, the cyber-currency called Bitcoin has fascinated some cryptographers and Internet traders.  It gained undeserved notoriety by mention in the FBI’s takedown of the illicit goods trading on Silk Road.   Since then Chairman Bernanke’s positive comments added legitimacy and luster to Bitcoin and its exchange rate (over $1200 on 11/29/2013) earned it “above the […]