UK Natural History Museum “new definition of gold”
Bitcoin and other digital assets (virtual/crypto currencies) have different status across the World. Some countries treat bitcoin as virtual currency, some as intangible assets, some as goods. It seems that the bitcoin’s regulation is in early stage.
For example, the U.S.Commodity Futures Trading Commission treats virtual currencies, such as Bitcoin, as commodities under the Commodity Exchange Act. The definition of commodity also includes gold and now bitcoin…
One of the post in UK Natural History Museum has definition of gold. In nowadays, that post probably should be updated.