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.


Bitcoin (BTC) Mix in the US-China Trade War

16 Jun 2019 1 minute read Cryptofivers $0.09 tipped

It has been a while since the US-China Trade war begun and the results appear to favor the crypto economy with Bitcoin being the major beneficiary. The blockchain industry might still be young but it is gaining trust among investors who are fed up wi...

How many stores accept BTC in your city? Discover it with CoinMap

16 Jun 2019 1 minute read BtcSapiens $0.37 tipped

Hello community, today I would like to share with you a very famous website among bitcoiners, CoinMap, a tool that allows us to see a heat map with the locations and names of many of the stores that accept bitcoin. According to CoinMap, today there a...

Bitcoin na novom ročnom ATH!!

16 Jun 2019 2 minute read Cryptoinvestsvk $0.36 tipped

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Circle CEO Says: "BTC > $10K by June 21, 2019"

16 Jun 2019 1 minute read GoldenRain $0.13 tipped

However, in case of not confirming the forecast, Jeremy Allaire does not promise to eat its member. Link to tweet >>> Of course, making currency exchange rate forecasts is a thankless task. Especially when it comes to cryptocurrency. Nevertheless, th...

BCNEX The Ultimate Blockchain Trading Platform

16 Jun 2019 2 minute read Kentoeng $0.11 tipped

We never imagined that blockchain technology is now almost used in all important sectors such as entertainment, finance, gaming, real estate, healthcare, etc. Blockchain technology was discovered in 2008, but became public trending when Bitcoin was f...

Bitcoin Hits $9,000.00

16 Jun 2019 1 minute read gduran $0.05 tipped

The price of Bitcoin is steadily going up, it seems it has found the way to continually be topping its peaks, as you can see by the chart which I took from https://coinmarketcap.com/  it has now gone over $9,000.00, something that was being hoped wou...

Crypto jump BCH

15 Jun 2019 1 minute read MBYZ $0.05 tipped

Early bitcoin investor and Bitcoin Cash fame Roger ver twitted a very intresting tweet on US government.   Tweet says "Tickets are on sale via #BitcoinCash and other #cryptocurrencies."   While image attached with tweet shows a CAT D-9 with caption "...

Time To Buy Bitcoin Profit from crypto 2019

15 Jun 2019 1 minute read salahchiva $0.11 tipped

creating $300 million is easy, what they’ll eventually won’t be able to replace are the real physical resources that money can buy, when those are depleted they can print all the paper or press all the buttons they want that it won’t prevent them fro...

CryptocurrencyLoaning.com Launches To Cover The Off-Exchange Side Of Crypto Finance - Bitcoin Loans, and Earning Interest...

15 Jun 2019 1 minute read The Global Crypto Press Association $0.10 tipped

'Use your crypto, to get a loan, to buy more crypto' - this is the concept that excited the team behind CryptocurrencyLoaning.com when the co-workers and crypto traders used these new lending services to stock up at the beginning of what turned out t...

Bitcoin retracement probability

15 Jun 2019 1 minute read Emad $0.02 tipped

I'm surprised by the bull power caused the parabolic rise BTC had, with the least expected retracement, I'm not gonna hide it.  but this doesn't make me don't think of the probability of doin it later, and even this may give me the idea that the retr...