I predict that bitcoin will always be around but it will never reach mass adoption similar to linux and will mostly be used by people who can’t do legitimate banking and speculators. All I can think of is that the talk radio and fox news are always warning about it because half their sponsors are gold-selling scammers who sell coins at a huge markup over the phone and internet. Previous article in issue What’s also interesting is the proliferation of bitcoin knock offs by the hundreds.Ark.. That glitch was recognized and remedied by all the other exchanges about two years ago. Then the browser came & the rest is history. “If government money is easier to use and safer, why would anyone use bitcoin. Why so many right-wing nutjobs are so convinced it is going to happen any day now, when rich people who hate inflation control both parties, is a mystery to me. dollar is converted to other currencies via Bitcoin, the resulting exchange rates are, on average, 5% better than the retail foreign exchange rate bitcoin atm singapore. .SALT.