Bill Gates: Bitcoin is better than currency

Bill-Gates-bitcoin03 Oct 2014 / City AM – Bitcoin bugs will be pleased to hear that the world’s richest man has had some kind words for the most popular cryptocurrency.

In an interview with Bloomberg, Bill Gates said:

Bitcoin is better than currency in that you don’t have to be physically in the same place, and of course for large transactions currency can get pretty inconvenient.

Gates had previously called Bitcoin a “technological tour-de-force”. While the first day of Sibos was focused on digital currency, Gates dedicated  his keynote speech to issues surrounding the underbanked and financial inequality…… Read more

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