Like countless young men across North America, Taylor More likes sports and hanging out with friends. And if his latest project pans out he’ll be unique — the first person to sell a house for bitcoins.
Mr. More’s two-bedroom bungalow “with beautiful mountain views” is priced at the equivalent of $405,000 in bitcoins.
A so-called crypto-currency that exists only electronically, bitcoin was created in 2009 and has grown in popularity, the darling of digital enthusiasts and, increasingly, doubtful types who value the anonymity and ease of doing business it provides.
If Bitcoins are worth so much, why are they, based on the graphic above, designed to look like shoddy Ducktails derivatives that Scrooge McDuck would’ve thrown out of his money pit? Someone get these cryptographic techies a designer.