We bought some Bitcoin in 2014. It’s been quite a ride.

July 6, 2022
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An advertisement for Bitcoin cryptocurrency is displayed on a street in Hong Kong, on Feb. 17, 2022. Europe is poised to take the global lead in regulating the freewheeling cryptocurrency industry at a time when prices have plunged, wiping out fortunes, fueling skepticism and sparking calls for tighter scrutiny. European Union negotiators were set to hold talks on Thursday, June 30, 2022, to hammer out the final details in the bloc's sweeping package of crypto rules.

By now, most people have some idea what Bitcoin is as well as some general knowledge about cryptocurrency. But, back in 2014, it was a fairly new concept. That's when CPR's Andrea Dukakis learned about a machine--sort of a Bitcoin ATM--and did a story on it. She bought $5 worth and watched its highs and lows over the years. We'll hear about that experience and then talk to an expert about Bitcoin's fluctuations and the rise of cryptocurrency. Joshua Ross is director of entrepreneurship at the University of Denver's Daniels College of Business and has taught about Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin.