Bitcoin appears to be collapsing as a result of the demise of one its major exchanges. Is this the beginning of the end?
Bitcoin has always seemed a bit shady to me – invented currency with nothing behind it but a little bit of software.
Now one of the major Bitcoin exchanges – Mt. Gox – appears to be dying an ugly death.
Can Bitcoin survive? Is this a fatal blow to these synthetic currencies?
Will the people who own Bitcoins ever get their money back?
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