A community devoted to Bitcoin, the currency of the Internet. Bitcoin is a dispersed, worldwide, decentralized digital cash. Bitcoins are provided and handled with no main authority whatsoever: there is no federal government, business, or bank in charge of Bitcoin. You may be interested in Bitcoin if you like cryptography, dispersed peer-to-peer systems, or economics. A big portion of Bitcoin lovers are libertarians, though individuals of all political viewpoints are welcome.