Bitcoin has been in the news a lot lately. While the media attention is both good and bad, influencing both price fluctuations and public acceptance, it is rather interesting to see what the mainstream press are saying about the phenomenon. Here are the stories from April 30, 2013.

O Canada: Bitcoin mining involves creating Frankenstein-like computers

Boston Globe: Bitcoin believers hoping their faith will pay off
note: you can buy sushi in Boston with bitcoin!!

RT: Should bitcoin’s price be determined by users or speculators?

ExtremeTech: One Bitcoin by the numbers: Is there still profit to be made?

Business Insider: Bitcoin Supporters Should Be Really Happy By What’s Been Happening To The Price

TechCrunch: Bitcoin’s Biggest Impact Could Be Changing How Others Build Products, Say Digital Money Firms

TechZim: Bitcoin, a currency and payments opportunity for Zimbabweans?

Wall Street Journal: Will Bitcoin Be Accepted by PayPal?