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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EXPERIMENT - Tracking Top 10 Cryptocurrencies of 2019 - Month Five - UP 114%

5 Jun 2019 4 minute read starthere $6.16 tipped

The Experiment: Instead of hypothetically tracking cryptos, I made an actual $1000 investment, $100 in each of the Top 10 cryptocurrencies by market cap as of the 1st of January 2018. I then repeated the experiment on the 1st of January 2019. Think...

What currency changed my life 💹👌😍😍

5 Jun 2019 1 minute read salahchiva $0.03 tipped

Hello all Today I will talk about something wonderful that happened to me before I have already invested in Bitcoin  true I earned from it 💸💸💹💹💲💲 But there is a currency that has changed my life amazingly It's a steem coin 😍😍👌👌💕 Where I bought the cu...

What Happens When All the Bitcoins Have Been Mined?

5 Jun 2019 1 minute read Gary Leland $0.03 tipped

PODCAST: Bitcoin is sustained by a network of miners who are compensated in block rewards, many people wonder what happens when all the bitcoins have been mine...

Bitcoin, just Bitcoin- PhaseOne

5 Jun 2019 6 minute read AcceptFuture $2.79 tipped

Since I have a depressing feeling that the vast majority of people have not understood the essence of Bitcoin and actually other cryptocurrencies. I would like to try to talk to them in this way.  I’ve been reading commercial media for a few years no...

Craig Wright Accuses Binance And Bitfinex Of human Trafficking, Prostitution and Slavery

5 Jun 2019 1 minute read hashlytag $0.03 tipped

The debacle about Craig "Faketoshi" Wright is not over yet. At a conference in Toronto, the bitcoin accused SV (BSV) advocate Binance , Bitfinex and Tether of human trafficking, illegal prostitution and slavery.   Currently, BTC is still used by pl...

W.Buffett sa pripravuje na večeru s J.Sunom

5 Jun 2019 1 minute read Cryptoinvestsvk $0.19 tipped

Ak sa vám moje videá páčia a chcete ma podporiť budem Vám vďačný   Bitcoin adresa 1BxBkKLJFryqEh9UDWJfgM8RRbtbvhF1eU Litecoin adresa (LTC): LLBwfcxYaxrR9nv52opeHQHPQV47eKx9C4 Ethereum adresa (ETH): 0xDC9EB8652c5127F24685fa0129945A4F45BB51cF ERC 20 T...

Altcoins perfectly mastered the fall of bitcoin

5 Jun 2019 1 minute read CEDCryptoCoin $0.04 tipped

Altcoins perfectly mastered the fall of bitcoin It's been a very long time since I've seen altcoins as strong as now. Probably the capital is already spilling over, although today is more of a shitcoin. Altcoins are now moving with small volumes and...

New Feature - Token Info. Page Now Online

5 Jun 2019 1 minute read CryptoFallen $0.01 tipped

Dear user, We are proud to announce a brand new feature of OceanEx, Token Info. Page, is released! Now, you are able to view, in its trading page, an individual token’s detailed information including but not limited to Market Value, Market Cap, Circu...

Tron gains traction while the rest of the market generates losses.

5 Jun 2019 2 minute read daniejjimenez $3.23 tipped

The market of cryptocurrencies is fulfilling the predicted a couple of days ago, a strong corrective moment has pushed the ecosystem to levels of average losses between two and four percent for the top ten of the ecosystem. The MarketCap has begun to...

BitMax Now Top2 in Exchanges Volume - Without Cheating

5 Jun 2019 1 minute read kingscrown $0.04 tipped

My users already were told to get on BitMax long ago plus it was added to the famous bitcoin exchange list without documents They are now top2 in volume in the world.So yeah they just raced Binance WTF right? If we look inside the volume we will see....