David
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Why did Bitcoin transaction volume heavily increase in November and December of 2011?
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Could it be Christmas shopping? People who have thick bitcoin wallets, needing dollars to buy Christmas presents? Many online retailers make half their money by selling Christmas presents.

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What are the qualities of a country that might make it more or less likely to freely allow Bitcoins or crypto-currencies?
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I believe the Swedish government would be less likely to crack down on Bitcoins. I believe they have a political party called the "Pirate Party", which as far as I know, got elected as a reaction to ...

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How does bitcoin's price volatility compare to commodities/stocks with comparable market capitalizations?
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You wrote: "Price volatility of individual commodities/stocks is inversely correlated with their market cap". There is just a coincidental correlation between the two. Instead, I would say that there ...

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Can the price of Bitcoin ever be stable to the USD?
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No currencies are stable unless they have a central bank making it artificially stabile. When that is said, the stability will largely be depending on the size of the economy. I do not, however know ...

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Is there a list of countries that are not likely to persecute bitcoin businesses?
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Sweden has a pirate party, which "received 7.13% of the total Swedish votes in the 2009 European Parliament elections", though only 0,63% of the votes in the national parliamentary elections, ...

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How stable is the Bitcoin Market
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No, if the market crashed, you would not get your 1000$ back. That is the nature of a crash, unless there is a recovery afterwards. You can see the historical exchange rate of bitcoins, to get an ...

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Can I send bitcoins with my mobile phone?
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I want add that you can send Bitcoins from any mobile device via an SMS interface provided by PHONECO.IN. At the moment, that service only has a US phone number, so it would be relatively expensive to ...

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