From 1993 to 2009 Bill Gates invested $1B+ into Encarta the online encyclopedia but was eventually crushed by Wikipedia. This should be a lesson for financial institutions trying to understand Bitcoin. Currently BTC is where Wikipedia was in the early 2000`s. Watch out banks.

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Opinion: It's too early to take another chance on bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency

It's still far from safe to invest in just about any publicly traded cryptocurrency. I still expect more than 95% of the current batch will go to zero and that bitcoin is headed to $ 1,000 or lower. Much of what I outlined in the book I published in December about why, after five years of having owned bitcoin …
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Square's emerging opportunities like bitcoin payments make stock 'like Amazon in its early days'

Nomura Instinet reiterated its buy rating on Square shares, citing merchants' willingness to accept bitcoin for store payments. "Like Amazon in its early days, we believe that little of Square's future revenue streams are currently visible," analyst Dan Dolev wrote in a note to clients Wednesday entitled "SQ …
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Senator Mark Warner: “I was an early investor in cell phones back in the ’80s, and I believe blockchain has the potential to be just as transformational as cell phones. As our government begins to look at crypto, I don’t think you can separate cryptocurrencies from the technology they’re based on”.

Senator Mark Warner: "I was an early investor in cell phones back in the '80s, and I believe blockchain has the potential to be just as transformational as cell phones. As our government begins to look at crypto, I don't think you can separate cryptocurrencies from the technology they're based on". submitted by /u/toroidalfield
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Bitcoin – The Currency of the Internet