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.

Crypto Website Advertising Platforms - [How to Earn Revenue from your Cryptocurrency Website]

2 days ago 1 minute read Richard M Adrian $0.09 tipped

Adsense, affiliate marketing and sponsored ads are the main revenue models for websites. Several websites that command huge followings such Facebook benefit from audience segmentation. Content publishers are looking for  posts with high conversion ra...

Poloniex rolls out of circle closes US markets

2 days ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.09 tipped

United states based crypto exchange poloniex rolls out of parent company circle   The crypto exchange is forming a new exchange under polo digital asset which wont be available in USA   According to a official post by poloniex on Octobor 18 poloniex...

Bitcoin: Curious and disturbing data maybe you didn't know about this digital asset.

3 days ago 1 minute read derwin25 $0.19 tipped

  Bitcoin as a unit of value storage and de-centralized currency has offered us countless possibilities in the economic field and its acceptance throughout the world is increasingly noticeable, it is the new gold rush of the 21st century, although th...

Weekend Cryptocurrency Market & Bitcoin Closing Review To Not Be A Loser

3 days ago 4 minute read Rubika Ventures $0.84 tipped

We confess that this week has not been easy to maintain a market documentation with a good record. The reason for the above is simple, many investors think that the cryptocurrency market is dead, that it has no future. Our opinion on that is that we...

Savedroid Crypto App: Making a Wish inside the App

3 days ago 3 minute read GenyaMurata $0.08 tipped

Hello once again, last time I have talked about how to get started with savedroid app which is an app that lets you save for your wishes automatically and transform your saved funds into cryptocurrency; I have talked about how to get started using it... Tron (TRX) Investment Dapp Game

3 days ago 1 minute read nette94 $0.16 tipped

The world's first economic game with DAILY dividends! Welcome to the economic game in which you can earn TRX by buying ships! You will receive free SHIPS tokens for each purchase in the game! Tokens will be used to receive dividends EVERY DAY, as wel...

Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin.

3 days ago 5 minute read zulonga $0.22 tipped

Introduction The first major revolution in communication came when man developed language. Language allowed humanity to transmit the knowledge acquired, perfecting the way of apprehending the world by the first communities. A few centuries later, lan...

Poloniex is Shutting Down for U.S. Customers

3 days ago 1 minute read Matthew Rosenquist $0.07 tipped

Customers were notified by email today that Polonies is spinning-out from Circle and will be winding down exchange access to U.S. customers. The new company will be called Polo Digital Assets Ltd.   Key dates for U.S. customers: November 1st 2019: ...

Hackers are using malicious bug to mine crypto

3 days ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.08 tipped

 Security researchers have found malicious bug and botnet in wav version of audio files   Hackers are using this trick to mine cryptocurrency secretly who ever downloads or keeps wav version of audio files   On Octobor 16, Antivirus developer company...

Fake tor browser stealing bitcoin from users

3 days ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.17 tipped

Antivirus  software supplier organization Esft has warned tor users about a fake tor browser build to steal bitcoin   According to ESft the Trojanized tor web browser has same design as the orginal one and build to steal bitcoin from users wallets  ...