SMP: Separating the Technology of Bitcoin from the Medium of Exchange

En este post separo las características tecnológicas del bitcoin de su cualidad de medio de intercambio.

Bitcoin is back in the spotlight as its price has soared in recent weeks. The most enthusiastic advocates see its potential to become a major private currency. But it is important to remember bitcoin is a dual phenomenon: a technological innovation and a potentially useful medium of exchange. One might recognize the technology as a genuine innovation without accepting its usefulness as a medium of exchange.

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