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Bitcoin: The Digital Currency Invented by Thomas Edison?

Bitcoin: The Digital Currency Invented by Thomas Edison?

March 25, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

American inventor Thomas Edison was incredibly prolific, with his name on nearly 1,100 patents. There’s also a claim that Edison also invented a “renegade currency,” and the implication that it is essentially the same as the increasingly popular, disruptive digital currency system Bitcoin. What do you think? Did Edison really invent the basis for Bitcoin?