What is Bitcoin, and why is everyone getting so excited by it?
What is Bitcoin? We Break it Down for You
Perhaps one of the biggest roadblocks on the path towards bitcoin's mass adoption is how difficult it is to explain. What exactly is a bit coin? How does bitcoin work? And why is it needed? Our four-part series provides a thorough yet simple introduction, explaining bitcoin's history and why people are excited about it's potential, how transactions work, the rationale and methodology behind bitcoin mining, and we end with a glimpse into bitcoin's development horizon. So go on - read the series and become the most knowledgeable bitcoiner on your block! Great for speed dating, office small talk and an assortment of other getting to know yous!
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We Help You Explore the World of Bitcoin
The articles and guides below analyse the latest bitcoin news within the larger context of the market. While we will not generally be breaking any big stories, we hope to offer our readers greater insight as to why any particular bit of news matters. We also offer a selection of bitcoin guides, covering such topics as tax and regulation, while highlighting a number of interesting ways in which bitcoin could disrupt different markets.
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