NYT: Blockchain like original internet, has "radical" possibilities

A visual representation of Bitcoin. Photo: Jack Guez / AFP via Getty Images

To reset your mind amid all the crazy Bitcoin coverage, the new N.Y. Times Magazine cover story walks through where the cryptocurrency conversation began, and where it's going:

"Beyond the Bitcoin Bubble ... Yes, it’s driven by greed — but the mania for cryptocurrency could wind up building something much more important than wealth," by Steven Johnson: