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.


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23 Jul 2019 1 minute read pn $0.04 tipped

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23 Jul 2019 3 minute read MoneyWiseAlpha $0.04 tipped

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23 Jul 2019 1 minute read Altufievskiy $0.05 tipped

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23 Jul 2019 1 minute read Cal_tv93 $0.02 tipped

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23 Jul 2019 4 minute read Sal Miah $0.30 tipped

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23 Jul 2019 1 minute read HowToVids $0.07 tipped

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If Bitcoin is The New Gold, is Litecoin or Actually Bitcoin Cash The Silver of Crypto?

23 Jul 2019 1 minute read Da_Sound $2.00 tipped

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There is a country with more Bitcoins than gold

23 Jul 2019 1 minute read Roberto D. $0.10 tipped

For the first time in history there is a country with more cryptocurrency than gold. The cryptocurrency in question is Bitcoin, and the country in question is Bulgaria. According to the latest news, Bulgaria has "in the safe" the beauty of 200 thousa...