Bill Gates, Microsoft Gründer und Philanthrop
"Bitcoin is a technological tour de force."
Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Wissenschaftler, Finanzmathematiker und Philosoph.
"Bitcoin is the beginning of something great: a currency without a government, something necessary and imperative."
Al Gore, ehemaliger amerikanischer Vizepräsident, Unternehmer und Umweltschützer
"I think the fact that within the bitcoin universe an algorithm replaces the functions of [the government] … is actually pretty cool. I am a big fan of Bitcoin."
Prof. Milton Friedman, Nobelpreis Gewinner der Wirtschaftswissenschaft.
"I think the internet is going to be one of the major forces for reducing the role of government. The one thing that’s missing but that will soon be developed, is a reliable e-cash."
Peter Thiel, deutsch-amerikanischer Investor und Gründer, u. a. von Paypal und Facebook
"I do think Bitcoin is the first [encrypted money] that has the potential to do something like change the world."
Eric Schmidt, CEO von Google
"Bitcoin is a remarkable cryptographic achievement and the ability to create something that is not duplicable in the digital world has enormous value."
Jim Rickards, amerikanischer Anwalt, Wirtschaftswissenschaftler und Investment Banker
"Gold is a great way to preserve wealth, but it is hard to move around. You do need some kind of alternative and Bitcoin fits the bill. I’m not surprised to see that happening."
Ron Paul, amerikanischer Politiker und früherer Präsidentschaftskandidat
"I understand the political ramifications of [bitcoin] and I think that government should stay out of them and they should be perfectly legal."
Leon Luow, ehemals normiert für den Nobelpreis
"Every informed person needs to know about Bitcoin because it might be one of the world’s most important developments."
John McAfee, Software developer, founder of McAfee, CEO of MGT Capital Investments Inc.
"You can’t stop things like Bitcoin. It will be everywhere and the world will have to readjust. World governments will have to readjust"
Rick Falkvinge, Founder of the Swedish pirate party
"Bitcoin will do to banks what email did to the postal industry"
Chris Dixon, Co-founder of Hunch and SiteAdvisor
"here are 3 eras of currency: Commodity based, politically based, and now, math based."