Bitcoin is a global decentralized software protocol that serves as a means of exchanging value between peers and of storing wealth in a potentially appreciating way, like buying a Picasso.
If you think that only government, corporations, and powerful people are entitled to privacy then you will sleep well at night knowing that every action, conversation, and inner thought and feeling will be available via your smartphone and Fitbit
What we value is not solely based upon what we can exchange them for in terms of goods and services. Value derives from credence.
Imagine a world where all transactions, from conversations, emails, votes, purchases, and campaign contributions were a matter of permanent, transparent, and universally-accessible record to all