Bitcoin is stable. It has survived a civil war, spam attacks, 1 exchange by volume shutting down (Gox), and will survive a nuclear apocalypse. The price in fiat/BTC fluctuates because it’s the volatility of the world entering the stability of Bitcoin in ebbs and flows.

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Bitcoin – The Currency of the Internet

G Maxwell is the Only Reason Bitcoin has Survived to this Day (

Quotes from the interview between Cryptoverse and Synth (early Bitcoin developer). Links below. The most interesting thing about Bitcoin and what I don’t think people really understand is G Maxwell’s role. So Bitcoin looks like it’s this piece of perfect crystalline mathematics that will withstand a thousand years, but people don’t understand the human element behind Bitcoin. They don’t get it haven’t met the miners, the mining pools and the developers. One of the things about Bitcoin is the…