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Bitcoin is the world's first cryptocurrency, created in 2008 by the mysterious genius called Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin has a limited total supply and the strongest community. With its price going all the way up to where it is today, Bitcoin is more and more seen as modern society’s "digital gold".

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BitVM and OP-DLC: Next-Gen Bitcoin Layer 2 Cross-Chain Bridges
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BitVM and OP-DLC: Next-Gen Bitcoin Layer 2 Cross-Chain Bridges

This article introduces optimization ideas for BTC withdrawal bridges and the OP-DLC bridge proposed by Bitlayer to address the deficiencies of BitVM bridges. This technology allows for lightweight smart contract functionality on the Bitcoin chain, reducing reliance on central authorities and increasing the decentralization and trustlessness of transactions.
May 27, 2024
Crypto Pulse-The likelihood of the SEC approving a spot ETH ETF has increased from 25% to 75%.
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Crypto Pulse-The likelihood of the SEC approving a spot ETH ETF has increased from 25% to 75%.

Crypto Pulse focuses on the latest developments in the cryptocurrency industry, delivering up-to-date market analysis and insights.
May 23, 2024
BitSmiley Research Report
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BitSmiley Research Report

BitSmiley is a trading and stablecoin protocol based on the Bitcoin Layer 2 network
May 23, 2024
Complete Guide to Learning RGB: Resources and Materials
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Complete Guide to Learning RGB: Resources and Materials

RGB is a technology that is not limited to crypto. It can be widely used in our non-crypto scenarios. As the protocol becomes more mature, we will see more and more use cases.
May 22, 2024
The Future of Bitcoin Mining
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The Future of Bitcoin Mining

Zhang Nangeng, founder and CEO of Canaan, discussed the current status and future of the Bitcoin mining industry in an interview with Bitcoin Magazine. He mentioned that although the Bitcoin mining industry faces challenges after the fourth halving, the advancement of ASIC chips and the application of new process technologies will continue to improve mining efficiency. Zhang Nangeng also highlighted the emerging opportunities in Bitcoin mining in the Middle East, as well as the potential of combining heat energy recovery and AI computing with Bitcoin mining, believing that these factors will promote the sustainable development of the mining industry.
May 21, 2024
Check your level on the Bitcoin Ecosystem Knowledge Pyramid
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Check your level on the Bitcoin Ecosystem Knowledge Pyramid

This article introduces five levels of knowledge in the Bitcoin ecosystem, from basic to advanced, explaining Bitcoin-related technologies and concepts in depth.
May 21, 2024
Overview of Bitlayer Ecosystem Projects
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Overview of Bitlayer Ecosystem Projects

This article provides an in-depth analysis of Bitlayer and its role in the Bitcoin Layer 2 ecosystem. Bitlayer utilizes layered virtual machine technology and zero-knowledge proofs to solve core issues such as trust, security and Turing completeness. The article also introduces multiple native projects in the Bitlayer ecosystem, such as Pumpad, Macaron, Cat Driving Bitcoin ($CBD), TrustIn Finance and Nekoswap, and discusses their status and potential in the Bitlayer ecosystem. Furthermore, it mentions Bitlayer's ecosystem incentive plan and its advantages in the Layer2 competition.
May 21, 2024
The First Student to Get Rich in Crypto: Martti's Emails with Satoshi
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The First Student to Get Rich in Crypto: Martti's Emails with Satoshi

In 2009, Martti Malmi, a student at Helsinki University of Technology, stumbled upon Bitcoin and wrote to Satoshi Nakamoto offering his help, which began their collaboration. The email exchanges reveal how Bitcoin's early operations resembled a startup, discussing product features, client functionalities, and more.
May 20, 2024
How does BounceBit Build a New Bitcoin DeFi Ecosystem?
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How does BounceBit Build a New Bitcoin DeFi Ecosystem?

BounceBit is a re-staking project built on the Bitcoin ecosystem. Its goal is to enable BTC to generate organic staking rewards by creating a new ecosystem - BounceBit Chain.
May 20, 2024
Cregis Reseach:Bitcoin Layer2 Track Analysis
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Cregis Reseach:Bitcoin Layer2 Track Analysis

Bitcoin Layer 2 is an important part of the development of modern Web3. If Bitcoin wants to maintain its status as one of the major blockchain networks, it needs a way to process transactions quickly and affordably. This article analyzes the Bitcoin Layer 2 track analysis and early and recent Layer 2 projects to provide readers with information on different projects and better understand the applications and routes of Bitcoin Layer 2.
May 20, 2024
Review of Mezo, BOB, and Spiderchain
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Review of Mezo, BOB, and Spiderchain

This article selects three L2 projects with a more Western background—Mezo, BOB (Build on Bitcoin), and Spiderchain (Botanix)—to further explore the pros and cons of layer 2 solutions and their impact on the BTC ecosystem.
May 15, 2024
What is ORC-20?
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What is ORC-20?

This article delves into the prevalence of BRC-20 tokens within the Bitcoin network and their impact, highlighting the emergence of ORC-20 tokens. These tokens operate on the Bitcoin blockchain, offering a range of new features and functionalities, such as addressing double-spending and improving namespace flexibility. Additionally, it introduces the workings and changes brought by the ORC-20 standard, explores its differences from BRC-20, and discusses the potential advantages and risks of ORC-20.
May 14, 2024
Runes: Minting Rights, Distribution Models, and Circulation Methods
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Runes: Minting Rights, Distribution Models, and Circulation Methods

This article provides an in-depth analysis of the Rune asset and its role in the cryptocurrency market. The article not only discusses the technical details of runes, but also involves capital operations, market strategies and investment suggestions. For readers who want to understand the dynamics of the cryptocurrency market and investment trends, this is a rich and insightful article. In addition, the opinions and analysis in the article help readers form their own investment strategies, especially in the current context of rapid development and changes in the cryptocurrency market.
May 14, 2024
Three Hong Kong Bitcoin/Ethereum ETFs Approved, What Does It Mean for Investors?
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Three Hong Kong Bitcoin/Ethereum ETFs Approved, What Does It Mean for Investors?

Starting from the approval of Bitcoin and Ethereum spot ETFs in Hong Kong, this article analyzes Hong Kong's cryptocurrency policies, helping investors make more rational judgments.
May 13, 2024
Understanding the new Bitcoin ecosystem
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Understanding the new Bitcoin ecosystem

We focus on Stacks and its imminent Nakamoto hard fork. Then, we compare and contrast a variety of newer projects entering the scene that have been on our radar including RGB++, Merlin, Build on Bitcoin (BOB), BEVM, Bsquared, and Nostr Assets.
May 13, 2024
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