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Bitcoin. The Beginning of the Era
It is almost impossible to trace the clear chronology of the appearance of crypto.
Cryptographers have worked on implementation for more than a decade
A decentralized mathematical computing system.
The creators of Bitcoin Satoshi Nakamoto and Hal Finney used as their own
Works and works of other cryptographers to present to the world in 2008
The first in the history of crypto - Bitcoin. Presented file with protocol
Crypto, having described the main specifics of the payment system, it is Satoshi
Nakamoto, which makes it his name most often associated with a coin. In addition,
The minimum fraction of Bitcoin is named after him - "satoshi" (0.00000001 BTC).
Bitcoin was based on the principles of anonymity, security and complete
general availability. The purpose of its creation was the desire to provide fast,
Secure and fully decentralized transactions that should have
Become (and indeed have become) an alternative to already familiar payment systems.
For example, PayPal, Webmoney, etc.
In 2009, the rate of Bitcoin was 1.309.03 BTC = $1. By 2012, 1 Bitcoin cost
Already $8-12. Rapid price growth began in 2013, when the price of Bitcoin
Crossed the $1,000 mark. Then came the fall of the exchange rate, but on
Wave of previous jump greatly increased interest in crypto from
Internet users, which eventually also had a positive impact on the course. Already in
2017 year, one Bitcoin could be exchanged for $20.
2017-2018 became years of crypto. Many began to invest actively
To Bitcoins, to purchase equipment for mining (so-called mining farms),
Earn on rate fluctuations. Condition for 2019 excitement around Bitcoin
Slightly quiet, but many experts predict that in the future the price
Coins can grow to $60. And therefore the growth of interest in crypto in the future
more than real.