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1. Introduction
An introduction to Bitcoin
  • Introduction to Bitcoin
    A 2008 whitepaper written by the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto introduced the concept of bitcoin, and the design principle behind bitcoin is: A purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash [which] would allow online payments to be sent directly from one party to another without going through a financial institution.
  • What is Bitcoin?
    Summary by Udara Jay
    It is the first decentralized peer-to-peer payment network that is powered by its users with no central authority or middlemen. Bitcoin was the first practical implementation and is currently the most prominent triple entry bookkeeping system in existence.
  • How Cryptocurrencies Work
  • What is bitcoin? - CoinDesk
    With the rise of bitcoin, many have asked the question 'What is bitcoin?' Read the free guide in our information centre and learn about bitcoin today.
    URL
    www.coindesk.com
    Summary by Udara Jay
    Bitcoin is a form of digital currency, created and held electronically. No one controls it. Bitcoins aren’t printed, like dollars or euros – they’re produced by people, and increasingly businesses, running computers all around the world, using software that solves mathematical problems.
Bitcoin Forks