Bitcoin Articles

In 2008 no one knew what cryptocurrency was. Only a few people were familiar with the concept before Satoshi Nakamoto launched his famous Bitcoin white paper. Now, everyone is talking about Bitcoin, and although more people know what it is and how it works, there are still many out there who don’t. This page is for all those of you who are looking to find information on what Bitcoin is, how it works, how to acquire it and more. If you already know but would like to have another point of reference, then the articles on this page are a great tool for you as well. Go ahead, check it out, and join the Bitcoin revolution!

HODL – Where Does Come From and Why Is It Important?

On December 18, 2013, just as Bitcoin prices crashed from almost $1,200 USD to below $700 USD, BitcoinTalk user GameKyuubi decided to share with the BitcoinTalk community his feelings.

February 19, 2019 — Steven Gleiser

What Is Bitcoin Core?

Bitcoin Core is a free and open-source software that powers Bitcoin nodes. Other software can power a Bitcoin node, but Bitcoin Core is by far the most popular.

February 14, 2019 — Steven Gleiser

Is Bitcoin Legal and Safe?

Our guide to Bitcoin’s legal status throughout the world and how to use Bitcoin safely.

February 12, 2019 — Steven Gleiser

What is the Bitcoin Genesis Block and Why is it Important?

The very first block mined, the Genesis Block is like no other block in the Bitcoin blockchain.

February 7, 2019 — Steven Gleiser

Why Does Bitcoin Have Value?

The value of Bitcoin is hard to establish. This is not due to the virtues or drawbacks of the coin but rather a function of how we define value itself.

February 3, 2019 — Steven Gleiser

When Was Bitcoin Created?

Bitcoin was created in 2008. But what’s most interesting about the origins of Bitcoin is the 35 years of work that led to the first coin being minted.

January 17, 2019 — Steven Gleiser

Looking At Yearly Bitcoin Lows

The obsession with Bitcoin prices can drive people to twist the real meaning of numbers. Looking at yearly Bitcoin lows can warp the way we think about price and shows us that we might not want to think about price at all

January 7, 2019 — Steven Gleiser

Bitcoin Price Relative To The Value Of Fiat

As Bitcoin prices find a new floor, the value of Bitcoin and altcoins is being questioned. Those who question it often use heavily biased arguments based on questionable assumptions

November 30, 2018 — Steven Gleiser

Should We Be Asking How Low Can Bitcoin Go?

Just let speculators in and they will shift the whole system around. They will even start asking questions that early adopters and cryptocurrecy enthusiats wouldn’t normally ask themselves

November 20, 2018 — Steven Gleiser

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