State of Bitcoin Q2 2015

Jul 17, 2015 at 10:23 a.m. UTC
Updated Oct 18, 2021 at 1:58 p.m. UTC

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  • • Bitcoin VC investment is on track to outpace the early Internet
  • • Bitcoin is looking more like a currency
  • • Bitcoin still not a hit with consumers
  • • China-based miners are now the majority
  • • The US is still bitcoin's biggest fan

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