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.

In this tag, read Bitcoin (BTC) news, price predictions, opinions and analyses created by users.


🔥 IMPORTANT STEP TOWARDS NON-INTERNET BITCOIN TRANSFERS 🔁

13 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments 215

Blockstream Satellite and goTenna, which aim to unite their technologies, aim to simplify the Bitcoin sending process for people without Internet connection.   While the New York Blockchain Week was about to begin, good news came to the technology si...

Cardano/Bitcoin/Tether #ADA $ADA #BTC $BTC #USDT $USDT (13 May)

13 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoStation

ADA is having good conditions to increase strongly in the coming time, but it's not yet a good buyzone to hold long-termIf you don't have ADA, you can buy it at 1000sts or 0.067$ and target can reach 20-30% profit at 1450sts or 0.1$Stoploss if price...

Crypto Exchange OOOBTC.

13 May 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Aurum

  OOO BTC is the place where large digital crypto assets are merged. This exchange gives an opportunity, with a simple intuitive interface, to fully manage financial assets. And all this, with the support of the most advanced technology.  With OOOBTC...

Update 6: Cats cryptocurrency prediction experiment!

13 May 2019 1 minute read 4 comments Piet246

Today I will give an other update of the prediction of Dikke Streep my cat. The expiment was as followed. I put 5 physical coins of cryptocurrency in front of the cat. He chose Ethereum with his paw. Updated results so far this year: 1. Litecoin +189...

Binance will resume deposit/withdrawal on Tuesday

13 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Turtle_Girl

After a major Hack binance will continue deposit and withdrawal on tuesday , exchange lost 7000 BTC but the founder CZ Binance anounces that the funds that are lost would be compensated through safe funds box. Binance stated that they have implement...

Groestlcoin/Bitcoin #GRS $GRS #BTC $BTC (13 May)

12 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoStation

GRS is at a very strong support zone with Fibonacci Ext 2.618 and the downtrend support line. GRS is still in the Falling Wedge reversal formation. It seems that GRS has prepared for a strongn pump in near future, expected to peak at the end of this...

Zilliqa/Bitcoin/Tether #ZIL $ZIL #BTC $BTC #USDT $USDT (13 May)

12 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoStation

Zilliqa/Bitcoin/Tether #ZIL $ZIL #BTC $BTC #USDT $USDT (13 May) Currently, ZIL shows that it's a good coin to hold long-term. During the discount process, ZIL has left some future price targets at 347sts or 0.02265$, this is an increase of about 50%...

Crypto NEWS

12 May 2019 1 minute read 1 comment roland4

1. The U.S. Senate demanded that Facebook disclose information about the company's cryptocurrency. 2. Lucien Chen, Technical Director and co-founder of TRON, announced that he was leaving the project because Justin Sun had turned the platform into a...

Novogratz announces bullrun: Bitcoin will exceed $ 20,000 in 18 months

12 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments xlubecx

The CEO of Galaxy Digital, Michael Novogratz, expects Bitcoin to top its $ 20,000 maximum within 18 months. Novogratz was a guest of the US nationwide CCN, claiming that Bitcoin is likely to stay above the $ 6,000 prize, with another goal of $ 10,000...

SEC has another Bitcoin ETF application on the table, Ethereum is also added

12 May 2019 1 minute read 0 comments xlubecx

The topic of the Bitcoin ETF approval was at the center of attention last year, when many hoped that possibly approving this product by the US Securities and Exchange Commission could help reverse the drastic bear market that came after a fall in pri...