Tom McKay

How might Bitcoin change the future of finance? From publishing to education to scientific research, trust is gradually moving away from big institutions towards networks of individuals. At its core, that's what Bitcoin represents, decentralised trust. We are placing our trust in another person versus in government, a bank, a currency or even an organisation like PayPal. Bitcoin might fail. It might be declared unlawful or it might become a legitimate currency. Who knows at this point? But the end outcome is almost irrelevant. Because in the same way that Napster paved the way for a music revolution, Bitcoin is a sign of things to come. There is a much deeper paradigm shift happening - not just in the way we think about money, but in where we place our trust. If you don't understand the virtual currency - here's a good place to start: (VIEW LINK)


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