Watch Your Wallet
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Watch Your Wallet

A bitcoin wallet is software that connects you to the bitcoin network. This is the first step in acquiring bitcoin. You know how it is when you send…

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Bitcoin Forking
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Bitcoin Forking

Forking is when the basic protocol of bitcoin has been changed and suddenly the blockchain splits. There is a fork in the road. One of the limitations of…

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Bitcoin Mining
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Bitcoin Mining

The images on the internet show bitcoin mining in a form reminiscent of the old gold rush miners, pickaxes digging out the gold. The actual mining is not…

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Bitcoin Misadventures
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Bitcoin Misadventures

We learn from our mistakes. In the world of bitcoin, there have been some real doozies of mistakes. Anyone who has ever lost or misplaced a password can…

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Should You Invest in Bitcoin?
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Should You Invest in Bitcoin?

People are looking for a good and fast way to grow their money. Bitcoin seems to be the answer to the big question, where should you invest? The…

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How to Buy Bitcoin
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How to Buy Bitcoin

The first step in buying bitcoins is acquiring a wallet. This is what the software that contains your bitcoins is called – a wallet. It is this wallet…

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Where to Buy Bitcoins and Where to Spend Them
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Where to Buy Bitcoins and Where to Spend Them

There is a slight difference between how to buy bitcoins and where to buy them. How to is all about the wallet and exchanges and the typical sources.…

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There is a Limit to Bitcoin
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There is a Limit to Bitcoin

Built into the bitcoin protocol from the beginning was a limit to the number of coins that will ever be created. The limit is 21 million. Technically, the…

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Who is Satoshi Nakamoto
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Who is Satoshi Nakamoto

In November 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto published a white paper that began “Commerce on the Internet has come to rely almost exclusively on financial institutions serving as trusted third…

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Bitcoin: The Basics
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Bitcoin: The Basics

Bitcoin is in the news, usually with some startling information about some guy tossing out his old computer for recycling with his only bitcoin wallet on the hard…

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