Physical Tender May Soon Be a Thing of The Past

Well, not quite – but wouldn’t that be convenient? All too often I find myself plagued by the fragile pieces of paper we assign so much importance to. I guess Wu-Tang was right – cash rules everything around me. So why, in an age where almost anything you can think of has a digital counterpart or replacement, is physical cash still such a prevalent thing? Its actual value is ethereal, so wouldn’t it be more efficient to have a currency based in a non-physical space. Well, according to certain sources, IBM seems to be on a simil ...

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