Bitcoin

Articles related to Bitcoin, The Queen of cryptocurrencies!

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.

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...
What is Bitcoin? by @Cryptobill
Bitcoin is a decentralized peer-to-peer cryptocurrency that is based on work published by Satoshi Nakamoto. The first Bitcoin transactions happened on January 3 2009. Today Bitc...
Understand the Lightning Network by @Cryptobill
What is the Lightning Network? Why is it being talked about so much? Here's a brief intro to this new development in the Bitcoin ecosystem and how you can use it to your advantage....
Understand the Basics of Trading Cryptocurrencies by @Cryptobill
Cryptocurrencies can be traded in many different ways which, in the end, aren't very different from the stock, option and derivative markets. The same models used in centralized st...
Understand cryptocurrency futures by @Cryptobill
Trading futures is an art. It's probably one of the riskiest investment games you can play, since futures contracts don't actually represent a current asset, but something that is ...
Understand the Dandelion Bitcoin privacy project by @Cryptobill
The Dandelion privacy project is a BIP that is based on an idea that has been under public discussion since June 2017. It was submitted as a BIP in May 2018 and since then it has g...
New Bitcoin Core will allow wallet creation from the main menu by @Cryptobill
The upcoming version of Bitcoin Core will allow wallets to be created from the main menu. The pull request was merged into the Bitcoin Core source tree just hours ago. New Feat...
Will Bitcoin lose its #1 market cap crown? by @Cryptobill
Ethereum has just overtaken Bitcoin! But, wait! We're not talking about market cap... As you've probably seen reported elsewhere, ETH now (Jun/2018) has more unique active...