From an early age, when my kids were able to access Youtube and play online games on our family desktop computer, I had to establish limits and boundaries. My wife and I imposed all kinds of limits, such as no internet use during weekdays unless it was a homework assignment, and absolutely no online gaming unless it was on a weekend.
Bitcoin is a "cryptocurrency", an internet-based currency that has now become a household name. Bitcoin was created by the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto, a 37 year old man reported to be living somewhere in Japan. Although Nakamoto's true identity remains a mystery, one thing is clear, he's certainly a pioneer in digital technolgy.
It probably comes as no surprise that the e-commerce marketplace is booming! Consumers expect to pay less when they shop online, and that is what is driving the surge in online sales. According to NAB’s November 2014 report: “we estimate Australians spent $15.9 billion on online retail in the 12 months to September 2014”, this is 12.8% higher compared to online spending in 2013.