Bitcoin (Trade Symbol: BTC) just hit $901 at MtGox.com, Bitcoin's biggest (and most expensive exchange).
The previous high was 900.979, according to Bitcoin Charts:
Immediately following the prior high, Bitcoin crashed to around $460, reports Business Insider.
Despite criticism from many, it appears that Bitcoin just keeps climbing. Still, the price is indubitably volatile. According to MTgox.com, the highest high today as of 2:30PM est is $925. Meaning that Bitcoin is very close to reaching $1000 a coin.