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Bitcoin is an experimental digital currency that allows instant payments to anyone, anywhere in the world. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority. Money transfers and the minting of new coins are carried out collectively by the network. The open source software that enables Bitcoin is released under the MIT license. Click here for a concise explanation of how it works or here for a detailed technical description.
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Bitcoin Price Prepares to Test $8K After Bull Breather
19 Jul 2018 11:00 Bitcoin's price pullback is seen yielding a more sustainable rally to $8,000, according to technical studies.

All 'Big Four' Auditors to Trial Blockchain Platform for Financial Reporting
19 Jul 2018 09:30 The world's four biggest auditing firms will join 20 banks to trial a blockchain service for validating public companies' financial reports.

Stablecoins Will Do More Than Just Reduce Crypto Price Volatility
19 Jul 2018 08:00 Stablecoins will play an important role bridging traditional markets with the programmable financial tools enabled by crypto, argues Abra's CEO.

Government-Backed Blockchain Trade Platform Launches in Singapore
19 Jul 2018 06:00 A digital services firm owned by a Singapore government agency and a major port operator has launched a blockchain platform for cross-border trade.

These Digital Monsters Live on Ethereum, But They'll Fight on Zilliqa
19 Jul 2018 04:30 A popular decentralized game couldn't take ethereum's slow, costly transactions. But it's not leaving the chain behind entirely.

PARSEC: The Release of the Code
11 Jul 2018 10:02 At the end of May, we announced the release of the PARSEC Whitepaper and RFC. Standing for the Protocol for Asynchronous Reliable Secure and Efficient Consensus, the new consensus mechanism will power not only the SAFE Network but will also help many other decentralised projects looking to build global, permissionless networks across the world. The […]

Proof of Resource
05 Jul 2018 13:13 The SAFE Network is a vast project which involves many different technological innovations. That’s hardly surprising when you consider that our mission is to provide a new decentralised internet that will provide privacy, security and freedom for the world. But it does mean that it’s not unusual to find that certain principles that lie behind […]

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"The root problem with conventional currency is all the trust that's required to make it work. The central bank must be trusted not to debase the currency, but the history of fiat currencies is full of breaches of that trust. Banks must be trusted to hold our money and transfer it electronically, but they lend it out in waves of credit bubbles with barely a fraction in reserve. We have to trust them with our privacy, trust them not to let identity thieves drain our accounts. Their massive overhead costs make micropayments impossible. With e-currency based on cryptographic proof, without the need to trust a third party middleman, money can be secure and transactions effortless."
Satoshi Nakamoto