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What Is Bitcoin

Understanding Bitcoin

David Bergstein | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business
David Bergstein

Through recent conversations with various friends and colleagues, it has become apparent that Bitcoin is somewhat of a mystery to the majority of the population. The common query, even among seasoned investors, is inevitably, "What is Bitcoin?"

Spend 11 Minutes To Finally Learn What Bitcoin Is

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.30.2014 | Technology

You've heard of Bitcoin. But do you have any idea what it actually is? Our friends at Elite Daily are here to help you. In the time it takes to wa...

Bitcoin Fans Unmoved By Latest Controversy

AP | By RYAN NAKASHIMA and BREE FOWLER | Posted 05.08.2014 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Who is bitcoin's real creator? The bitcoin community is reacting to that burning question with a collective ho-hum. ...

Whither Bitcoin? Or Wither, Bitcoin?

Christopher Meyer | Posted 04.20.2014 | Money
Christopher Meyer

Bitcoin is managed by a peer network; it is a currency not under the control of any government. Some argue this means it will be a low risk global currency, not buffeted by the performance of any national economy.

Bitcoin Demystified: Security in Decentralization

Alexandra Berke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Huffpost Code

This is the conclusion of a 3-part article series, which attempts to address unanswered questions from parts 1 and 2. Dollars and other traditional...

Bitcoin Demystified: Math vs. Government

Alexandra Berke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Huffpost Code

This article is part 2 of a 3 part series that becomes progressively more technical. For necessary background on Bitcoin, see part 1. The author wil...

My Secret Life as a Bitcoin Miner - Part 1: The Basics

Alexandra Berke | Posted 06.16.2014 | Huffpost Code

This is part 1 in what will be a 3 part series, which will become progressively more in depth and technical. The term Bitcoin has been in the news ...

WTF Is Bitcoin?

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 11.05.2013 | Comedy

Chances are, you've recently wondered if you're the only person who doesn't know what Bitcoin is all about. Well, don't worry. You're definitely n...

How Exactly Does Bitcoin Work?

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.29.2013 | Technology

For a currency that hardly anybody understands, Bitcoin is a hugely popular and highly valued way of buying and selling. It is a form of Internet mone...