Bitcoin Basics

Bitcoin Basics

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What is decentralization? (1 of 4) | Bitcoin Basics (131)
June 26, 2021

Part 1 of 4. What exactly is decentralization? How about distributed systems? Real-world examples? Is the Bitcoin blockchain the 1st decentralized application?

When’s the Bitcoin-Ethereum Flippening? | Bitcoin Basics (130)
June 23, 2021

What's the Bitcoin-Ethereum flippening? When will it occur? Should Bitcoin BTC HODLers also invest in Ethereum ETH?

Are there Bitcoin NFTs? | Bitcoin Basics (129)
June 17, 2021

What is a non-fungible token (NFT)? Why all the fuss? Are there Bitcoin NFTs? How would that even work?

Bitcoin & Markets: 14 Jun 2021 | Bitcoin Basics (128)
June 14, 2021

A look at bitcoin BTC price for mid June, 2021. Are we still in a bull market? Dead cat bounce or resumption of a bull market?

Why use a hardware wallet? | Bitcoin Basics (127)
June 10, 2021

What is a Bitcoin BTC hardware wallet? Why use them? How do they differ from desktop & mobile wallets? Which Bitcoin-only hardware wallet do we recommend?

How to make changes to Bitcoin? | Bitcoin Basics (126)
June 01, 2021

We answer another fantastic audience question: how are changes to Bitcoin BTC made? Who does them? your question!

Will Hashgraph supersede Bitcoin? | Bitcoin Basics (125)
May 26, 2021

We answer another audience question: will Hedera's Hashgrah (HBAR) ever supersede Bitcoin? What about other shitcoins (altcoins)?

Bitcoin & Markets: 24 May 2021 | Bitcoin Basics (124)
May 24, 2021

A look at Bitcoin & crypto markets for late May 2021. What are key levels of support & resistance? Bitcoin dominance? Are we still in a bull market? Buy the dip or wait till next week?

What if my wallet provider disappears? | Bitcoin Basics (123)
May 20, 2021

Q) How can you recover bitcoin if you lose your bitcoin wallet & the manufacturer or developer disappears?

Can Bitcoin be fractionalised indefinitely? | Bitcoin Basics (122)
May 11, 2021

Can Bitcoin be fractionalised indefinitely? Does it need to? What are some of the alternative solutions available?