Satoshi-founded Bitcoin.org Celebrates 10 Years of Operation

📰 News
Mon, 08/27/2018 - 11:33
Put your
crypto to
work
  • 1.30

    Interest per week

  • 67.5

    Interest per year

  • 3.60

    Interest rate

Join Now!
Sponsored by Celsius.Network
  • {{ content.field_content_author|field_value|getauthorname|raw }}

    It has been 10 years since Bitcoin.org registration by Bitcoin developers

Satoshi-founded Bitcoin.org Celebrates 10 Years of Operation

Exactly 10 years ago the web domain Bitcoin.org was registered and the whitepaper of the ”father of all crypto coins” came out.

The “Bitcoin father”

Despite the fact that the real person known as Satoshi Nakamoto has never been actually found or his real name made public, his contribution to embodying the idea of digital decentralization was the foundation. Besides, basically thanks to the appearance of Bitcoin the current crypto market exists.

To avoid seizing the site by any centralized authority, the scheme of the domain’s owning is built in such a manner that it includes community members who have nothing to do with the original BTC developers. As for the site’s original goal– to educate users about Bitcoin and push it towards a wide embracement– it remains the same.

Must Read
3 Major Paradigm Shifts in Crypto Space: Bitcoin, Smart Contracts, Social Layer - READ MORE

Bitcoin.org

The code of the site is open and can be checked by anyone. Any activities regarding the web-resource are made only through a public pull request. Thus, Bitcoin.org maintenance is conducted by the community, it is crowdsourced. Translation work is conducted by numerous contributors around the globe.

Bitcoin.org also was a vigorous opponent to the SegWit2x hardfork.

Must Read
Cryptocurrency Volatility an Issue to Be Solved By Stablecoins? - READ MORE

{{ content.field_content_author|field_value|getauthorname|raw }}

About the author

Yuri is a journalist interested in technology and technical innovations. He has been in crypto since 2017. Believes that blockchain and cryptocurrencies have a potential to transform the world in the future. ‘Hodls’ cryptocurrencies. Has written for several crypto media. Currently is a news writer at U.Today.

Recommended articles
Bitcoin  Price To Face Three Challenges Before Halving in May

Bitcoin Price To Face Three Challenges Before Halving in May

Willy Woo Announces Bitcoin (BTC) Surpasses Visa in Transaction Volume. Some Details Missing?

Willy Woo Announces Bitcoin (BTC) Surpasses Visa in Transaction Volume. Some Details Missing?

Tuur Demeester Explains How Wikipedia Should Use Blockchain

Tuur Demeester Explains How Wikipedia Should Use Blockchain