All the problems Bitcoin has been having these past few weeks and days got further amplified with the death of CEO Autumn Radtke. This will probably give rise to conspiracy theories and speculations. More important, this will give the chance of the conservatives and naysayers to jump on the ‘I told you so’ bandwagon. After all there is a well established financial institution that feeds a lot of people around the world and they would not like anything threatening this cash-cow. But I think Bitcoin has shown us that there is a future for an alternate currency and we will see more and not less of this in the coming days. Perhaps Bitcoin faced the problem some of the early ‘internet companies’ faced- they were ahead of their times….