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As we enter Bitcoin’s 10th year of 99.999% uptime, several other promising crypto projects exist. But, for the time being, Bitcoin remains the undisputed ruler of the crypto space.

Here you’ll learn the basics of Bitcoin including news, commentary and introductory texts to help you get started with the most popular cryptocurrency.

Is Bitcoin illegal? Will I get in trouble for buying and trading Bitcoin? by @Cryptobill
Bitcoin is legal in most countries but you should check with your accountant or with an attorney if you believe you may get in trouble for using cryptocurrencies in your region. ...
Bitcoin: The mother of all cryptocurrencies by @Cryptobill
On January 12 2009, an individual or group using the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, announced that the first Bitcoin transaction had taken place. Ten Bitcoins had been magically tr...
How decentralized is Bitcoin? How can Bitcoin be secure if nobody controls it? by @Cryptobill
Bitcoin's decentralized consensus system is the key to understanding how it can be secure without anyone in particular having to verify every transaction. In the same article, we'v...
Why is Bitcoin a deflationary currency? What does this mean in practice? by @Cryptobill
To understand deflation we must first define its opposite: monetary inflation. We hear a lot about inflation on the news, but what exactly does it mean? As the term itself sugge...
Understand Bitcoin and altcoin prices by @Cryptobill
How is the price of Bitcoin determined? Where, exactly, does the U$ valuation of Bitcoin come from? In this article we take a look at how cryptocurrency prices are formed and we...
Understand the Coinbase SegWit upgrade: what it means and how this will improve Bitcoin for everyone by @Cryptobill
Coinbase has announced the long awaited SegWit upgrade to their trading platform. We'd like to take this opportunity to discuss how this is a very important change and how it will ...
How to buy Bitcoin near me? by @Cryptobill
If you feel insecure about purchasing Bitcoin through virtual channels, a personal contact can go a long way in helping you break through the toughest barrier for new crypto invest...
The U$ 170 million Bitcoin milk carton reward by @Cryptobill
In 2012 the 2600 Hacker Quarterly magazine published what was to become the world's largest milk carton reward - ever. At today's Bitcoin market valuation (U$ 8568.00 / BTC) any ti...
I own a shop, how can I accept Bitcoin payments? by @Cryptobill
There are many excellent options when it comes to accepting cryptocurrency payments! Bitcoin is still the most popular crypto, but you may choose between several excellent payme...
Net Neutrality: The next battle against Bitcoin? by @Cryptobill
Bitcoin has withstood the largest and most technically sophisticated attacks likely ever perpetrated against any known technology. Billionaires who control large scale mining opera...