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.

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Why Bitcoin Keeps Sitting at $10K? Preparing to Pump or Dump?

1 week ago 2 minute read CryptoChartWizard91 $4.04 tipped

Bitcoin has been hovering around the $10K level for a while now as the cryptocurrency continues to trade within the confines of a large descending triangle pattern. During times of consolidation, the market will often move sideways within a tight ran...

16 September 2019 Betting Tips

5 days ago 1 minute read btcbet $0.06 tipped

16.09.2019 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   Alanyaspor v Fenerbahce: Fenerbahce 0 AH@1.73 Cloudbet   RC Lens v LB Chateauroux : Lens@1.50 Cloudbet  ...

Curate Bitcoin 09/14/2019 by dobobs

6 days ago 5 minute read dobobs $0.05 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...

Messaging giant line builds its own crypto exchange

2 days ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.05 tipped

Few months ago Japanese social media and messaging giant announced the launch of thejr own cryptocurrency exchange platform bitmax Recently the tech firm got their license to build their own crypto to fiat platform in Japan from the Japanese finance...

Coinbase adds 16 new assets along with telegram coin

17 hours ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.05 tipped

  Coinbase adding support for telegram and 16 more crypto United states based crypto currency fiat to crypto exchange recently showed their interest to support 16 more cryptocurrency projects along with the project from telegram On September 19 coinb...

The 2019 CQF Bitcoin Code Cracking Challenge and Random Giveaway

6 Mar 2019 4 minute read Crypto Quantamental $0.12 tipped

Welcome to the 2019 CQF Bitcoin Code Cracking Challenge and Random Giveaway supported by Delta Exchange.   Imagine you are trying to capture a spy that is receiving funds from their handler through a secret code in a YouTube channel. You want to iden...

How to display cryptocurrency live ticker on your website?

4 days ago 1 minute read Everythingcrypto $0.05 tipped

   How to display cryptocurrency live ticker on your website?     HOW TO DISPLAY CURRENT CRYPTOCURRENCY LIVE TICKER ON YOUR WEBSITE?   Steps to display cryptocurrency live ticker on your website:   1 Go here cryptonator-widget. 2 Choose "Multi curre...

The Great Altcoin Depression

1 week ago 4 minute read viraladmin $4.27 tipped

The altcoin markets are crashing at a rate that has never been seen in cryptocurrency and is only comparable to the stock market crash of the 1930's we call the Great Depression.  Bitcoin maximalists insist this was inevitable because the only true c...

SatoshiConomy Reveals The Next World Reserve Currency

3 days ago 1 minute read SatoshiConomy $0.05 tipped

SatoshiConomy Reveals The Next World Reserve Currency   Take a walk with me through recent global economic history, and be amongst the first to hear an unbiased prediction of the world's next reserve currency. SatoshiConomy recounts the most importan...

HiveNet- Cloud Computing

5 days ago 1 minute read OneHashCoin $0.05 tipped

  Hi  Today I would like to say few words about upcoming project called HiveNet. You already should see on main picture that this project is created in Germany so like most of us know  what is made in Germany will be a good quality thing ( My person...