Bitcoin hit an astonishing $147 per coin today on the MtGox exchange before easing back to $128 per coin. At $147 per coin the outstanding value of all Bitcoins was over $1.6 billion, currently it's just under $1.4 billion. Bitcoins have increased in value over fourfold in the past 30 days, making it by far the best performing currency in the world.
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