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Author Topic: 2013-03-28 Business Week: Bitcoin May Be the Global Economy's Last Safe Haven  (Read 405 times)
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April 02, 2013, 01:20:09 AM
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http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-03-28/bitcoin-may-be-the-global-economys-last-safe-haven

One of the oddest bits of news to emerge from the economic collapse of Cyprus is a corresponding rise in the value of Bitcoin, the Internet’s favorite, media-friendly, anarchist crypto-currency. In Spain, Google (GOOG) searches for “Bitcoin” and downloads of Bitcoin apps soared. The value of a Bitcoin went up to $78. Someone put out a press release promising a Bitcoin ATM in Cyprus. Far away, in Canada, a man said he’d sell his house for BTC5,362....

derp, repost: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=160033.0, Google lied about "four hours ago"
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