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Bitcoin is "the Slowest, Most Expensive, Least-Developed Currency" We have written a number of times over the past few months about the hardships faced by the bitcoin community and its end users. Keeping a focus on trading and technology, the subject mainly came up as background to stories about drops in the BTC/USD exchange rate, the rise of Ethereum as bitcoin 2.0 and the shift to institutional blockhain solutions. To provide the perspective of an active bitcoin user that is actually hurt by its problems we turned to Amanda B.