How is the story of Bitcoin a lesson in leadership?

Have you heard of bitcoin? It is a cyber-currency independent from banks, states and financial systems. As such, its value relies purely on people’s confidence in it and a demand for it. The e-currency is a brainchild of an anonymous cryptographer operating under the name of Satoshi Nakamoto, who mobilised a community of talented coders (many of them cyberpunks) to participate in the creation of this revolutionary idea. The whole system, operating since the release of the first bitcoins in 2009 is self-managing and relies on crowdsourcing to verify every bitcoin transaction. Twenty five new...

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