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Bitcoin

Network Name: Bitcoin
Currency Name: bitcoin
Ticker: BTC
Mining: Proof of Work
Founders: Satoshi Nakamoto (Anonymous)
Launch Date: January 3rd 2009

KEY HIGHLIGHTS

  • Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, introduced in 2009 during the Great Recession.
  • It was introduced as a way to have a decentralized, completely virtual currency.
  • Emerging market countries have begun to see the benefits of adopting cryptocurrency.

MISSION

to create "a peer-to-peer electronic cash system."

WHITE PAPER
Linked here.