The weak dollar. A Federal Reserve constantly being second-guessed. It’s times like these when talk inevitably turns to alternative or complementary currencies. While local currencies have come and gone, many involved in social networks are hoping peer-to-peer (or P2P) virtual currencies will, given the momentum to retool the financial system, have more staying power.
With the above quote starts an article and video reportage by the Wall Street Journal’s Andy Jordan. It’s significant because there are finally working digital currencies out there.