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Bitcoin is beyond understanding, but e-cigs might be worth a try
Bitcoin is beyond understanding, but e-cigs might be worth a try

I feel out of the cultural loop these days, as I try to follow the news. I can't wrap my mind around bitcoins and I'm not sure what an e-cig is. Pretend cigarettes? Virtual money? It's all too tech-centric for me. If you're also confused about the bitcoin system, here's how Wikipedia explains it: "Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer payment system and digital currency introduced as open source software in 2009.... It is a cryptocurrency, so-called because it uses cryptography to control the creation and transfer of money." In other words, loading your computer wallet with virtual bitcoins can require solving online math puzzles that are considerably more...

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