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With Amazon minting currency, Fed at risk
(By Matthew Lynn)

LONDON (MarketWatch) — Central banks are not exactly short of things to worry about right now.



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If so, Amazon coins will be far from alone. The virtual web currency BitCoin has already attracted a huge amount of publicity — and is steadily gaining in both circulation and value. After a crash last year — regrettably virtual currencies are just as prone to booms and busts as the real sort — it has steadied at around $25 and has gained acceptance.

Read the full article http://www.marketwatch.com/story/could-amazon-run-central-banks-out-of-business-2013-02-13?link=home_carousel

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Commentary: In future, good money could drive out the bad

At least they are about to understand bitcoin is a better solution.
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