also the mechanism used to introduce Bitcoins into the system: Miners are paid any transaction fees as well as a "subsidy" of newly created coins. "Bitcoin Millionaires Become Investing Angels". "Bitcoin and Beyond: A Technical Survey on Decentralized Digital Currencies". Early bitcoin supporter Roger Ver said: "At first, almost everyone who got involved did so for philosophical reasons.
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