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Ethereum fees surpass Bitcoin

Ethereum fees surpass Bitcoin

Ethereum fees have been climbing up at a good pace and they may continue to do so. To put things in perspective, in 2019, Bitcoin came five-to-one...

Sorare adds PSG to platform

Sorare adds PSG to platform

The latest addition to Sorare’s rich family of Ethereum blockchain-powered solutions is PSG, which is joining as the 100th club to have done so. ...

EY debuts investigative tool

Accounting firm EY has launched a new tool for investigating on-chain data, including but not limited to Bitcoin (BTC) transactions. EY has launched...

KuCoin’s hot wallets hit by hack

KuCoin’s hot wallets hit by hack

The exchange reported the breach at 19:05 UTC time on Friday when an unknown wallet initiated withdrawals of Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). ...

Technologically advanced Tamil Nadu adopts ethical blockchain

Technologically advanced Tamil Nadu adopts ethical blockchain

Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami confirmed the news during the 19th edition of Connect 2020, a tech forum in the country. According to Palaniswami, the state also plans to introduce a Knowledge Proof Identity-based service delivery. Tamil Nadu is quickly shaping...

It's time for the doubters to take a deep breath, claims Glen Bullen

It's time for the doubters to take a deep breath, claims Glen Bullen

In an exclusive interview with European Gaming, Bullen claimed the mentality of certain people was holding it back from the masses. The CCO of DAOGroup, a gaming cryptocurrency and blockchain solutions provider, said: "Yes, it is attainable [wider crypto adoption],...

Bitcoin exchange Exbet prepares for real Bitcoin ‘soft launch'

Bitcoin exchange Exbet prepares for real Bitcoin ‘soft launch'

Exbet, the Bitcoin betting exchange, is moving ahead with a live, real Bitcoin test period from September 25 to 28 - a so-called "soft launch". Following this soft launch test period, Exbet says that it intends to hard launch soon after, subject to any technical and...

BetProtocol to help Polkadot establish esports betting offer 

BetProtocol to help Polkadot establish esports betting offer 

Moonbeam Network is an Ethereum-compatible smart contract platform based on Polkadot. Recently, Blockchain startup PureStake, the creator of Moonbeam Network, concluded a funding round allowing it to go ahead with Moonbeam’s launch. The funding round amounted to...

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WHAT IS BITCOIN?

Bitcoin (₿) is a cryptocurrency, a form of electronic cash. It is a decentralized digital currency without a central bank or single administrator that can be sent from user-to-user on the peer-to-peer bitcoin network without the need for intermediaries. Read more here.

IS IT LEGAL?

Because of bitcoin's decentralized nature and its trading on online exchanges located in many countries, regulation of bitcoin has been difficult. The legal status of bitcoin varies substantially from country to country and is still undefined or changing in many of them. Regulations and bans that apply to bitcoin probably extend to similar cryptocurrency systems. Read more here.

IS IT SAFE?

Bitcoin uses the digital signature concept along with Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm based on blockchain technology which is used to verify the transactions using digital signatures. Each investor or trader in the Bitcoin network has one or more search addresses with a respective pair of a public and private key based on their wallets. No transaction is ever deleted and will ever be deleted. Some things you need to know.

HOW DO I GET IT?

Free bitcoin wallets are available for all major operating systems and devices to serve a variety of your needs. For example, you can install an app on your mobile device for everyday use or you can have a wallet only for online payments on your computer. In any case, choosing a wallet is easy and can be done in minutes. Further reading.
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