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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Warren Buffett explains one thing people still don't understand about bitcoin

When it comes to bitcoin, billionaire investor Warren Buffett wants to make one thing clear: Unlike buying stocks, bonds or real estate, buying bitcoin is not an investment. That's because it lacks intrinsic value, Buffett says. "If you buy something like bitcoin or some cryptocurrency, you don't have anything …
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The Wealthy Want Crypto but Don’t Understand It, Survey Shows (news.bitcoin.com)

The world’s richest people are putting more and more money into cryptocurrency, despite the fact they don’t understand it very well, a new report reveals. Terms like “distributed ledger” and “blockchain” are not especially familiar to the wealthy, according to their advisers. The widespread misunderstanding about the technology behind bitcoin seems to have little or no effect on the attractiveness of crypto investments however.   
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It's gonna take patience fellas. We must understand that. (reddit.com)

The past 4-6 months were so ridiculous insane for Bitcoin. Some people jumped in thinking this market behavior was the norm, 3-5x… returns all day right? Lets not forget that the vets and lambo pimps everyone is envious off hedl and increased positions though a drop from >1000 to like 4 or some super crazy shit like that (not gonna look up the actual numbers). To make the matters even worse, bitcoin froze around those lows for years! Fucking years dude! Years of “oh shit, wtf just…

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