In this post we take a look at the nature of Bitcoin, compare it with the characteristics of a Ponzi scheme, and try to give an answer to the question.
On November 28, 2012, an event of unprecedented significance occurred in the world of cryptocurrency: the first Bitcoin halving. It was on this day that the reward per block for mining Bitcoin was reduced from 50 to 25 Bitcoins.
Cryptocurrencies have changed the way we see and use money. From Bitcoin’s first steps to the influence of social media on crypto prices, a lot has happened over the years. Here’s a list of 20 major moments in the crypto world.
The world of cryptocurrencies has captured the attention of millions of people around the world. But how did it all start? And why did Bitcoin become the giant in this field? We begin our analysis by exploring the origins of Bitcoin and taking a look at what exactly cryptocurrencies are. Introduction Brief history of Bitcoin […]
While layer 2 solutions are emerging and receiving increasing attention in the blockchain community, it is equally important to focus on base-layer solutions, which have the potential to significantly expand the operational capacity of the network. One of the most promising innovations in layer 1 are Schnorr signatures. In the next few lines, we will elaborate on their functions and advantages.
Even the seemingly impenetrable blockchain isn’t immune to potential risks. Let’s navigate through the maze of possible attacks and see how they can impact your crypto assets.
In 2014, a significant incident changed the course of cryptocurrencies forever. Mt. Gox, the biggest Bitcoin exchange at that time, was hit by a cyber attack that resulted in a theft of cryptocurrencies worth half a billion dollars. This disaster had a profound impact on the whole cryptocurrency ecosystem.