|Estimated||11899523 in 811 blks|
|Network total||73.117 Thash/s|
|Blocks/hour||5.48 / 657 s|
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Bitcoin Foundation board member Jon Matonis talks about the fundamental advantage Bitcoin has over other new digital payment methods like Square, Dwolla, FaceCash, etc.: having its own unit of account. He continues to explain the resulting benefits for business that decide to use Bitcoin. (further discussion)
Camila Russo describes how Argentine savers are seeking refuge in Bitcoin as it seems to be one of the few investment options that is not devalued by the pesos' inflation.
We experienced a small database problem today and had to restore a backup. No data was lost and everything's working again.