What Is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is the first of the “cryptocurrencies” and a new form of scarce digital asset that seeks to transform itself into internet money. Among the characteristics that make it unique, it stands out that nobody controls it; no government, company, or person, and, in turn, all the decisions of the network are made by the users themselves, transforming it into …

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Cryptocurrencies: What Are The Threats Posed By Mining?

At the beginning of 2017, the currency was close to the EUR 1,600 mark, before experiencing a surge that brought it to a record high of more than EUR 16,000 in December 2017. Since then, demand has fallen and, at At the time of writing, the Bitcoin price has fallen to 8,106 EUR. While Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency, …

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