The progression towards the singularity will give way to an entirely new Earth. This process, which could aptly be compared to a birthing process, will experience growing pains and periods of great strife. What the technological singularity entails is not entirely predictable. What is known however, is that it is inevitable. Brace yourself, the singularity is near.
Technological progress advances with very few hindrances to block its destiny, whether it be for good or for evil. In this particular instance involving the end of tangible currency in exchange for its intangible counterpart, the die is cast and the ultimate future is now at-hand.