BLOCKCHAIN OF EVENTS

Sharp - - GUIDE: MONEY -

Jan 3, 2009

The Bit­coin ledger be­gins. And we’re off!

May 22, 2010

The first recorded in­stance of Bit­coin be­ing used to buy a real-life com­mod­ity: two Papa John’s piz­zas.

June 19, 2011

Tokyo-based Bit­coin ex­change Mt. Gox is hacked. The fren­zied sale of Bit­coin in the days that fol­low drives the cur­rency’s value down to less than a cent.

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