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Old 04-18-2011, 12:54 PM
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There's an interview with one of the founders here;

Andresen on BitCoin and Virtual Currency | EconTalk | Library of Economics and Liberty

Gavin Andresen, Principal of the BitCoin Virtual Currency Project, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about BitCoin, an innovative attempt to create a decentralized electronic currency. Andresen explains the origins of BitCoin, how new currency gets created, how you can acquire BitCoins and the prospects for BitCoin's future. Can it compete with government-sanctioned money? How can users trust it? What threatens BitCoin and how might it thrive?
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