The shorter version of the answer would be, it depends on what you want to do with them coins, really.
If you’re thinking about making an investment hoping that the value of the Bitcoin will go up, and you have spare thou’s on the side you can afford to play with. You’re probably better off playing at a second-class casino in Vegas or something.
On the other hand, if you’re thinking that you’d use BTC to buy stuff off the Internet (at least for now), imagine this:
You’re browsing the Internet, and you come across a kick-ass book on Amazon. This book would teach you the Zen of whatever you’re into, it’s magic! You think to yourself, “I’m buying this book with my BTC”, like you know “two birds with one stone” kind of thing. The book is priced at $53.41 or 83 mBTC (0.001 BTC = 1 mBTC). Continue reading “Bitcoin: Is it worth getting into? Why?” »