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.

Day 8 : from 0 to 1 BTC - My results so far +0,00032 BTC (Day7)

11 Jul 2019 2 minute read julien $0.03 tipped

Hi  As promised, I'm keeping you updated on my results. Very good day yesterday : +7300 satohis, with 1000 satoshis in passive income.     Passive income (L7 trade) : I earned yesterday 1,34 xlm (around 1100 satoshis). it's start to be a decent part...

Captain Bitcoin Launch: $15,000 Bitcoin Giveaway & Airdrop!

10 Jul 2019 2 minute read DogGodFrogLog $0.01 tipped

Captain Bitcoin believes the world needs more adoption. It's a platform "built out of frustration with the current blockchain and cryptocurrency landscape." The founders and members of the core team believe that there aren't any products purely for...

Bitcoin up 70% in one month ... back above $13,000

10 Jul 2019 1 minute read offgrid $0.02 tipped

Wow.... what an incredible run for Bitcoin. Up over 70% in on month. Happy with this move and hope we can keep on going.  Keep blogging and keep turning that DAI into Bitcoin. Get paid for Blogging on Publish0x:

Day 6 : From 0 to 1 BTC : day 5 recap. 0,000023 BTC - first passive income

9 Jul 2019 2 minute read julien $0.06 tipped

  Hi  Sorry for this late recap, but today was very busy ! I have reach 0,00023 BTC, 0,023% of my target of 1 BTC starting from 0. As you can see yesterday was a bit low in revenues but I am pretty pleased to earn my first passive income. I achived y...

Cygnus Launch! 10,000 DAI Giveaway, Games, & Airdrops!

9 Jul 2019 1 minute read DogGodFrogLog $0.28 tipped

Celer Network has launched Cygnus and to celebrate they are having a Carnival! Using the "world's first" Generalized State Channel Network starting from Ethereum they hope to open up an entirely new dimension of blockchain layer-2 scalability with re...

I’m always happy when Bitcoin shoots higher but also kind of sad that I didn’t buy more on the last dip.

9 Jul 2019 1 minute read offgrid $0.00 tipped

Yay.... Bitcoin is moving higher. Boo....Bitcoin is moving higher. I’m always happy when it shoots higher but also kind of sad that I didn’t buy more when it dropped to $9,700 .... I only added $17 on the last dip.  

Day 5 : from 0 to 1 Bitcoin - the trustDice experiment recap

8 Jul 2019 2 minute read julien $0.04 tipped

Hello  I continue to Mine TXT by playing for free on TrustDice (I explain my strategy here). So far I have mined 143 TXT (around 300 satoshis today). Not much but : 1/ its free 2/ I think the value of the token will increase with the halving in 20 d...

Day 5 : from 0 to 1 Bitcoin - day 4 results : 0,0001961 BTC

8 Jul 2019 2 minute read julien $0.10 tipped

Hello  First my results so far. Yesterday I tested moonbit. It is excellent and a very good complement of my other Faucets. I'll claim only once a day (in the morning) as the amount you can claim grow during the day. I tested the offerwall : it's ve...

Rollercoin - the best free BTC faucet

7 Jul 2019 1 minute read Roberto D. $0.00 tipped

RollerCoin is a free bitcoin simulation game. the game will distribute bitcoins in proportion to the help given by the miners for each mined block, just like with the real Bitcoin mining. Build your mining data center, make updates and changes to inc...

Buy Bitcoin @ All Time Low price, right now!?

6 Jul 2019 1 minute read Emad $0.05 tipped

I'm not kidding. I'm talking about human reliability and mistakes. People tend to overestimate their ability to maintain control when they are doing work. But there is a term which changes everything: STRESS! Stressful jobs like Stock trading, are al...