Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer payment system and digital currency introduced as open source software in 2009 by pseudonymous developer Satoshi Nakamoto. It is a cryptocurrency, so-called because it uses cryptography to control the creation and transfer of money.
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A confederation of seven Sioux tribes in the US have created a digital currency similar to bitcoin and adopted it as their official national tender.The Oglala Lakota Nation (notable members of which…Continue
“I’ve come to understand bitcoin better and decided it’s something we do want to be associated with,” said Byrne, who added that he does not hold bitcoin. “It would just be another payment option,…Continue