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.

France tabacco shops sell bitcoin

1 week ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.11 tipped

France tobacco shops are getting ready to sell bitcoins to locals under law   The french startup company keplerk again opened its service of selling bitcoins in france   This time they will be selling bitcoin in 5200 tabacco shops across the country...

Tool for Crypto Market Transaction Updates Whale Alert

1 week ago 1 minute read HowToVids $0.07 tipped

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11/10/2019 Price Update: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Litcoin, OX(ZRX), STEEM, Steem Base Dollars (SBD), Basic Attention Token, Bitshare, DAI, XRP, EOS, Binance coin, Huobi token, Maker

1 week ago 1 minute read Danoskie $0.08 tipped

Hello, How is you day going?It's another edition of DAILY CRYPTOS PRICE UPDATE.Today: 11/10/2019For crypto's bears vs bulls, some of the coins have gained a little. This difference is between my yesterday's post and this post, i.e 24 hour interval.NB...

BTCUSD - Very large market review

1 week ago 2 minute read BlessPatrick $1.69 tipped

It's been a long time I haven't made a complete reevaluation of BTC. So this time it is a good moment to have a complete one.  Weekly graph Firstly let's look the large weekly view without any indicators. BTC has been evolving in a very large upward...

What happens to the Bitcoin seized by the police?

1 week ago 1 minute read BitMarian $0.44 tipped

Digital seizures Police have always sequestred weapons, drug ,money and other goods to the wicked, but for a few years with the increasingly widespread use of Bitcoin, they have also been seized by the police. Many times, bitcoin seized came from ill...

Alipay bans bitcoin related transctions

1 week ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.10 tipped

Chinese and famous e -commerce company alibabas online based payment service alipay announced to ban bitcoin related transctions   According to a announcement thread by alipay on Twitter the company announced the news of banning transctions related w...

11 October 2019 Betting Tips

1 week ago 1 minute read btcbet $0.13 tipped

11.10.2019 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   Montenegro v Bulgaria : Montenegro 0 AHBet at Cloudbet   Turkey v Albania : TurkeyBet at Cloudbet   Czech...


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Bitcoin Betting Now Influencing Online Gaming

1 week ago 4 minute read MintDice $0.20 tipped

The use of Bitcoin is gradually becoming popular in the world of online gaming for good reason. Since its creation in 2009, Bitcoin has functioned as a secure means of storing and exchanging value. This has led to its use as an alternate form of mone...

Cryptocurrency Market Stats That Will Never Be Left In The Past

1 week ago 4 minute read Rubika Ventures $0.87 tipped

Sorry our dear Rubikators! Not everything in life is about trade, making a profit and making money every day.  There comes a time that it is important to evaluate the market from a global aspect to know the exact direction it is currently having. Fo...