Everyone seems to have an opinion about cryptocurrencies these days. Opinions range from ‘decentralized digital currencies are the saviors of a broken financial system that can financially empower individuals’, to ‘they are only used by criminals and terrorists to fund their illicit activities’.

Opinions also vary among the world’s leading tech pioneers when it comes to cryptocurrencies and here we will have a look at where some of the greatest minds in tech think we are headed. Formerly serving as the CEO of the Microsoft Corporation for 25 years, and now as a humanitarian through his foundation, Gates is currently considered the second wealthiest man on the planet with his net worth estimated to be $90 billion.

Initially, Gates exhibited optimism towards bitcoin. In Oct 2014, speaking to Bloomberg, he said: “Bitcoin is exciting because it shows how cheap it can be.

Bitcoin is better than currency in that you don’t have to physically be in the same place and of course for large transactions currency can get pretty inconvenient Read more from bravenewcoin.com…

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