20 to bitcoin trademark one bitcoin. Bitcoin fees have become untenable.
93195 single-format-standard bitcoin-fees-have-become-infeasible global-block-template-1 td-magazine single_template_2 wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5. With record highs, thriving adoption, and media attention, this should be a celebratory time for bitcoin believers. And yet it’s hard to shake the feeling that something isn’t quite right. How did we reach a point where the world’s bank killer and Western Union crippler has become incapable of taking on the institutions it once sneered at? Bitcoin is hot as hell right now.
But it’s also a mess. By any reckoning, 2017 has been a phenomenal year for bitcoin. Even the currency’s most ardent supporters would have struggled, 12 months ago, to predict the current state of affairs. 20 to transfer a fraction of a coin.