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Today is a day of awesome. Bitcoin, the peer-to-peer, pseudonymous cryptocurrency, has reached market parity with the US dollar for the first time.
Exchange rate graph from the largest Bitcoin exchanger, Mt Gox (click to enlarge):
265 trades occurred, with a total volume of BTC 49,632.50.
The Bitcoin economy is now worth more than US$5.5 million, or more than 3750 ounces of gold.