Bitcoin (BTC)

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Bitcoin (BTC) is a pioneering digital currency invented by a yet-unknown individual or group of individuals presented as Satoshi Nakamoto. Early development began in 2008, during the financial crisis of 2008, with the landmark paper titled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” being released on October 31, 2008. The primary purpose of Bitcoin is in the space of P2P financial transactions, though some supporters envision it more as a store of value.

Often called “Digital Gold” for its monetary properties which are similar to gold, the enduring popularity and market resilience of Bitcoin has encouraged the growth of other cryptocurrencies, and as a result it has come to be known as the “mother” or “father” of all cryptocurrencies. Initially limited to all but the most ardent technology enthusiasts, Bitcoin was responsible for convincing the masses that a P2P financial system devoid of middlemen and centralized was in fact possible, a characteristic made possible through its Proof-of-Work consensus algorithm which incentivized good behavior.

Since its inception in early 2009, Bitcoin has been through a number of changes and incidents, yet continues to thrive as the most popular token in the cryptocurrency market. This includes the famous Mt. Gox incident and several such cycles of price spikes and drops. The enduring nature of Bitcoin is a quality that is highly cherished by its proponents. Many tokens have been inspired by it, including similarly envisioned token Litecoin (LTC), which is often said to be the silver to Bitcoin’s gold. Because of the popularity and established nature of Bitcoin, it is often the base pair with which other cryptocurrencies are traded.

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Bitcoin retracement probability update June 23rd '19

23 Jun 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Emad

Got hyped with another parabolic rise? sure you should! but to protect your profits you need to set up new stoploss levels and new strategy based on possible retracements ahead. check the chart I have drawn, there are probabilities and less possibili...

MYCRO - Simply Getting The Job Done Powered by Ethereum

23 Jun 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Saya

What is Mycro?    Hmmmm, do you want clean your house because you want to have party in your house or your big family want to come but you dont have time or want to fix your things but you lack of skill or knowledge or even time. In Mycro you can pos...

Bitcoin Price Right Now, Still Doing Good

23 Jun 2019 1 minute read 0 comments duckmast3r

Yesterday I was shocked when I saw the price of bitcoin go up so much. I don't remember how much, but I think it went up by almost $1,000 yesterday. I remember when I posted last night it was at 10,694 and I'm glad to see today that it went up to 10,...


23 Jun 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Cletus Habila

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Can you predict Bullish or Bearish of Bitcoin

22 Jun 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Chriss Airdrop

Hey hello everyone! With the surprise that Bitcoin has just reserved  us in recent days, and especially its mega progression from its last 24 hours to $11,153 (+14% - June 21, 2019 - 14:15 GMT), it is time to use your talents, if you can predict the...

Bitcoin reaches $11,000- why the sudden move this week? Altcoins next?

22 Jun 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Armani08

There are many reasons for the sudden spike in Bitcoin and there are many YouTube channels to show the charts.When Bitcoin was $3,300 (6 months ago), many “experts” said BTC was going to $1,800 and they were “shorting” the market — at $6,000 they fel...

Chainwise Group announces new development in consensus protocols

22 Jun 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Armani08

CHAINWISE Group announces new development in consensus protocolschainwise (60) in blockchain • 3 days ago (edited)PoC_large.png As of today, CHAINWISE Group is officially announcing the development of a new Consensus Protocol for Distributed Ledger T...

Vlog #373 - My Dream Beyond Bitcoin

22 Jun 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Chesatochi

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Crypto market cap reached 3 Billion

22 Jun 2019 1 minute read 0 comments MBYZ

Bitcoin to the moon... In just couple of weeks it reached to 10700 USD and eyeing towards 11k. The total market cap is growing very fast. Today reached the $324B milestone after more than a year. The king, Bitcoin, showing its power with a dominance...

Bitcoin's Break Out To $10,000 USD Value - What's Next For The Mother Of All Crypto?

22 Jun 2019 3 minute read 2 comments fycee

When I woke up this afternoon, checked my phone, opened a social media site and saw there is a pandemonium on-going! That's right, BTC has finally break through its most recent resistance of $9,922 line and just sky-rocketed to $10,800 landing point....