Hometown: Englewood Cliffs, NJ USA
January 4, 2012
The almost friction-less nature of the transactions.
Non-immediate payment verification. That many of the startups around bitcoin are going to add the same features, and taking similar commissions, that Credit Card processors offer, so in the end it going to be the anonymity which is the advantage, which is not a big advantage for most consumer purchases. And the Feds (US Department of Justice), can shut it down, as they (indirectly) shutdown offshore gambling and offshore banking.
Programmer, lately doing VOIP, database and web programming.