Because if I need to sell today I can't say "well frick, let me sell for the price it was a month ago. Because it was higher then". You sell for todays rate.
I have an order of two ASIC miners from Butterfly Labs. They have started shipping and I need to confirm my order before they ship mine. Do you think I should keep the order or cancel it?
quote:Wiki says the fees are low, fractions of a btc carried out several decimal places. So how many times does a single bitcoin have to turn over before the fees become significant? A hundred times? A thousand?
Do miners get transactions fees?
quote:Which begs the question, what is a 'share'?
and the shares contributed were 2539889.
Would you care to explain the entries for 12.03.2013 and all more recent news items for those of us technically challenged?
Is it common to earn 4% of a mined block since that is required to earn your almost 1 whole Bitcoin?
What does "invalid" mean with respect to block 234107?
quote:I'm willing to bet you can't link to a single post where anyone said it was going to be the death of bitcoin.
. it was heavily discussed here on this board with many of the famous bitcoin haters proclaiming the death of bitcoin.
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It's an orphan block. It's a normal occurrence and nothing to be concerned about.