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.


HOW TO STAKE IN BINARY OPTION

1 week ago 1 minute read Mapacoin $0.06 tipped

Important rule: Use only 10% of your deposit a day! Profit +10%? Stop trading today. Loose 10%? Stop trading today. First Plan: I  recommended manage your deposit like that: Deposit 100$ First trade is 1% (1$) Forecast was incorrect? Trade 3% (3$)For...

TELECOIN - Anonymized & Fast peer-to-peer Cryptocurrency

6 days ago 3 minute read Chrystora123 $0.06 tipped

Cryptocurrency has brought some changes, ranging from the way people transact, even in building a business. Now people don’t have to struggle to do fundraising, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology makes things easier. But the rapid development o...

Blockchain For Food Chain and Supply

5 days ago 2 minute read CryptoArgha $0.06 tipped

Blockchain technology is becoming a popular tech in modern world now   In most cases we can see its apperance and using this technology for food chain supply is one of them   Blockchain is actually giving postive result in the food chain tracking and...

16 October 2019 Betting Tips

1 week ago 1 minute read btcbet $0.06 tipped

16.10.2019 Betting Tips I choose the following for today. Here are my picks. Good luck… Do not forget to take your 5 BTC Bonus at Cloudbet   Fuenlabrada v Real Zaragoza : Under 2.5Bet at Cloudbet What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is type of digital curren...

ProximaX project

6 days ago 2 minute read Bad $0.06 tipped

#ProximaX is a claim to the decentralized application market What is the ProximaX project? I will try to answer this question in simple words. ProximaX is a platform for implementing various dApp applications, with a huge number of user cases. I will...

Get 10 USD FREE worth of Bitcoin from Winklevoss Brothers

5 days ago 1 minute read kingscrown $0.06 tipped

There is a new promotion where you can get 10 USD of Bitcoin from the new system of Winklevoss brothers (those from Facebook and Gemini). This is on their new loan system (by new i dont mean week old, its been running for long time).And you will nee...

Horizen coin is gonna take Upto 803% bullish move by repeating the same cycle

2 days ago 1 minute read moon333 $0.06 tipped

What is ZEN: ZEN is the Horizen's native cryptocurrency which is giving privacy feature as optional that allows you to hide or show your digital footprints. For this purpose ZEN has two types of addresses: 1. T-Addresses: This is a regular address an...

The Satoshi Timeline - Part 1

6 days ago 3 minute read CryptoStalker $0.05 tipped

The internet is awash with conspiracy theories, investigative news articles, and videos, all attempting to explain one thing:   Who is the real "Satoshi Nakamoto"?     While there are many theories, and a few people claiming to be him, the real ident...

Will Crypto's "Velocity of Money" Rescue the Main St. Economy from the Next Big Crash?

1 week ago 5 minute read thunderboltkid $1.85 tipped

Today's World Economy sees the Velocity of (fiat) Money only circulating quickly in the top 0.1% of the Economy, at the Central Bank, Large Bank and Large Corporation level. For example today in the tech space, Amazon, Apple, FB, Google, MS are all b...

Price analysis 15-oct, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, XRP, BCH.

1 week ago 1 minute read haidernasir $0.09 tipped

Bitcoin and other assets are showing no such things as dips. Here's the price analysis of five asset prices. Bitcoin/USD Bitcoin is at $8,267.27 with a loss of -0.386503% in the previous 24 hours. Bitcoin with its 24 hours high will be at $8,387.68 a...