Bitcoin (BTC)

4,493 Articles 575 Followers

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.


GOLD - First 100% Liquid Stablecoin Backed by Gold

6 days ago 5 minute read wwzsocki $0.20 tipped

  In this article yesterday I described what Digital Gold project is about, what is the GOLD token, and all that you need to know and understand about Digital Gold. Today I will focus on the main function which is MARKETPLACE THE DIGITAL GOLD MARKET...

Weekly Cryptocurrency Market & Bitcoin Review Story To Have Faith

6 days ago 4 minute read Rubika Ventures $0.45 tipped

Hi Rubikators. Before the news is presented, we want to tell you a personal experience.  It is great when it is understood in life that in order to succeed, the most important thing is to keep our faith very firm despite the difficulties. Then know...

Bitcoin wallet Electrum will add lighting network on wallet

6 days ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.08 tipped

Famous bitcoin wallet Electrum has announced to implementing lightning network on the wallet    According to a official tweet by Electrum on Octobor 14 they announced the news   The tweet described that Electrum will support lightning network nodes f...

Doubled Writing Speed-How To Save Your time During Article Writing On Publish0x?

6 days ago 2 minute read arshad1214 $0.03 tipped

Featured Image Is a copyright-free source Doubled Writing Speed-How To Save Your time During Article Writing On Publish0x? Hello Friends, How are you? Today, I am going to share with you a method that will help you to save your time during article wr...

Curate Bitcoin 10/14/2019 by dobobs

6 days ago 6 minute read dobobs $0.06 tipped

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of CURATION. Every investment and trading move involves risk. You should conduct your own research when making a decision. Current Market Pr...

Tacko Fall, Tallest Man in NBA Right Now!

6 days ago 1 minute read burky $0.09 tipped

He is only playing basketball since 2013 and he started to brake records. He has NBA record wingspan of 8ft 2.3in (2.5m). He has shown great performance since he started to play and he is in NBA today! It's good story about the hard working and succe...

The Decentralized Internet is Here!

6 days ago 2 minute read CryptoStalker $0.19 tipped

Free Decentralized Internet is Here! ZeroNet is a new type of internet, taking the world by storm.    Combining Blockchain and Torrents, ZeroNet has created a new decentralized internet that is impossible to take down.  It's nowhere, and everywhere. ...

Is Bitcoin a Good Investment? In-depth Analysis and Design Rationale.

6 days ago 24 minute read CryptoBoomer $7.20 tipped

Bitcoin is the primeval blockchain prototype embodying the core concept that developed into a whole new paradigm in distributed systems design (pulling it from the relative obscurity of a fringe field in computer science to the forefront and focus of...

What Is Functionx ?

1 week ago 4 minute read imlarry $0.11 tipped

Hello everyone, this new post that I want to introduce about this very interesting and good project is FUNCTION X , and for more details, let's go to the following discussion: this article will explain in detail the structure of FX tokens, hold addre...

Will The New Dot Crypto Domains Replace Crypto Wallet Addresses? #401

1 week ago 1 minute read Gary Leland $0.05 tipped

Unstoppable Domains has launched its new dot crypto domain registry on the Ethereum blockchain.The registry allows users to connect any crypto address to their domain, enabling payments to be made using just the domain name. VIDEO: https://youtu.be/...