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.


4 days ago 5 minute read Brainerdpaul $0.10 tipped

The blockchain is proving not only to be a technology but a philosophy, according to Hergueta (2017), it defines it as a "natural evolution of information, towards the value internet, where value can be shared, a digital and decentralized form, wit...

Uptrennd Branch For Africa: Announcement and Trivia.

4 days ago 1 minute read alberdioni8406 $0.10 tipped

Uptrennd Platform growth is amazing and with only 11 months ,with 177 different Countries no ICO, no funding and Marketing, the members reached 50000 only in that period. Uptrennd is dedicated to share wealth and opportunity for anyone, protect your...

Can cryptocurrencies be used in smart cities?

3 days ago 1 minute read jordanjnr $0.10 tipped

Please if you find this post interesting entertaining or educative kindly leave a tip down below to support my work. Thanks and to the moon! Smart cities are slowly becoming a thing. And crypto would have a place in them when there all over the place...

Ukrainian Government implementing law for cryptocurrency

5 days ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.10 tipped

European country Ukraine has passed a law on cryptocurrency and money laundering act under FATP policy The Ukrainian government has approved the final version of money laundering law which will handle virtual currency transctions and assets under FAT...

Coinmarketcap 11/12/2019

2 days ago 1 minute read sevillaespino $0.10 tipped

Today we arrive at the third working day of the market, where before beginning I want to thank the users who follow me as well as the new ones who read my post for the first time where I also receive support in my publications, I will pass to the imp...

Roger Ver states that Bitcoin Cash will rise over 1000%

2 weeks ago 1 minute read BlessedBoy $0.41 tipped

This cryptocurrency has been hidden in the shadows, overshadowed by other cryptos such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, or Libra itself. We refer to the biggest son of the original currency, fighting for the idea of ​​Satoshi, being Bitcoin Cash. This time it i...

Morning Drama

1 day ago 2 minute read Its Bodhi Baby $0.10 tipped

So I live with a roommate and she has mental health issues.  I wont go into what they are here but they are not nice.  I am nice enough to take her to work in the mornings AND pick her back up from work in the evenings.  I am starting to think she do...

To trade crypto or Forex?

1 day ago 3 minute read MadMaxx $0.10 tipped

This post was made possible by the tips of others. It gives me the drive to get up and publish beneficial content like this one. Consider leaving a tip below. Thanks. I'll get straight to the point. I am a little biased towards crypto trading. I am a...

Is Litecoin the future of Cryptocurrencies?

1 week ago 2 minute read jordanjnr $0.14 tipped

This post took quite some time and effort to put together. I'd love a tip and follow to encourage my work. Cheers! Ahh,Litecoin. The faster,cheaper,liter Bitcoin. The one that tries to fix all of Bitcoin's flaws. Litecoin,for those who don't know,is...


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