For several months whenever I read or heard the word “Bitcoins” I assumed it was a reference to those coins that Mario is always grabbing. But it turns out that actually isn’t the case – Bitcoin is a real currency, albeit one in the very early stages of its existence. So there’s a lot of mystery surrounding Bitcoin for those who aren’t actively involved in it.
If that includes you, you might want to check out this list of things you might not have known about Bitcoin. And when you’re done reading, take a moment to appreciate the actual money you do have (even if it’s not very much), because in the future it might all be digital.