Bitcoin

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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 Mezo: Pantera and Multicoin Invest in Building Bitcoin L2's Economic Layer
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Mezo: Pantera and Multicoin Invest in Building Bitcoin L2's Economic Layer

Mezo is a Bitcoin layer-2 network (L2) designed to build the economic layer of Bitcoin. By combining technological and economic aspects, it aims to meet the needs of users and Bitcoin holders. Mezo has completed a $21 million Series A funding round led by Pantera Capital, with participation from Multicoin and others. Mezo focuses on long-term active BTC holders, offering returns to encourage Bitcoin holding, and uses mechanisms such as HODL Proof, HODL Score, and deposit custody to incentivize users. Mezo employs tBTC as its foundation, allowing BTC holders to receive tBTC through smart contracts, thus enabling its use on Ethereum. Mezo's development is divided into three phases, currently in the first phase, with plans to launch the mainnet and bridge to the mainnet in the future.
Apr 24, 2024
GCR: The most famous crypto trader
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GCR: The most famous crypto trader

GCR is a famous figure in the field of cryptocurrency trading, known for his accurate market forecasts and outstanding trading capabilities. He is adept at contrarian thinking and reflexivity theory, successfully predicting the cryptocurrency bull market in 2021 and 2022. However, his sudden disappearance in early 2023 sparked curiosity about his identity and next steps. GCR's trading philosophy and market insights continue to provide valuable experience and insights for the public.
Apr 23, 2024
What is the Bitcoin Runes Protocol?
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What is the Bitcoin Runes Protocol?

The Runes Protocol utilizes the native UTXO system and the OP_RETURN function to introduce a superior method of issuing fungible tokens on the Bitcoin blockchain. This innovative approach not only simplifies data integration in Bitcoin transactions, but also significantly reduces network congestion. The Runes protocol will launch after the halving in April 2024 and aims to go beyond existing standards such as BRC-20 to provide a more efficient and comprehensive approach to asset management on the Bitcoin blockchain.
Apr 23, 2024
Enhancing Bitcoin Eco with Mango Network’s Omni-chain Infrastructure
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Enhancing Bitcoin Eco with Mango Network’s Omni-chain Infrastructure

Mango Network is a transaction-based omni-chain infrastructure network that aims to address the issues of asset interest, transaction confirmation delays, lack of smart contracts, and high transaction fees on the Bitcoin network. It provides cross-chain interoperability through an omni-chain bridge protocol, supporting multiple Bitcoin protocols such as BRC-20 and BRC-420, enhancing the liquidity and usability of Bitcoin assets across different blockchain ecosystems. Built using the Move language, Mango Network offers a secure, modular, and high-performance Web3 infrastructure with a transaction processing speed of up to 297,450 TPS. It also provides cross-chain bridging capabilities, connecting Ethereum mainnet, Layer 2 solutions, and the Optimism Stack, while bringing smart contract functionality to non-smart contract chains like Bitcoin and Dogecoin.
Apr 23, 2024
Bitcoin explodes in Iran
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Bitcoin explodes in Iran

The report provides an in-depth analysis of the growing use of Bitcoin by Iranians in the face of severe economic challenges and scrutiny from government and international sanctions.
Apr 19, 2024
 BitVM: The Dawn of Bitcoin Programmability
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BitVM: The Dawn of Bitcoin Programmability

The article introduces that BitVM is a computing paradigm that uses Taproot upgrades to promote the implementation of Turing-complete contracts on Bitcoin without changing the network consensus rules, and to build binary circuits on Bitcoin to execute any Computable functions. A pioneering solution that provides a programmable layer while the core architecture of Bitcoin should remain unchanged.
Apr 17, 2024
Ronin: Kingmaker of Web3 Gaming
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Ronin: Kingmaker of Web3 Gaming

The article explores the relationship between the gradual return of the retail industry and the Bitcoin price nearing its all-time high. While the price of Bitcoin is rising, the full recovery of the retail industry will still take time, partly due to the need for mainstream media coverage and the development of attraction to the retail industry.
Apr 17, 2024
比特币ETF投资的利与弊
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比特币ETF投资的利与弊

深入了解比特币投资的精髓。本篇文章提供最新的市场动态、投资策略、风险评估以及行业专家的独到见解,助广大交易者在数字货币的浪潮中做出明智的投资决策
Apr 17, 2024
BTC L2 New Story: Design Principles Centered around Rollup
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BTC L2 New Story: Design Principles Centered around Rollup

For readers interested in the Ethereum ecosystem and open-source project financing, this article provides insights and strategies for understanding how to support and sustain innovative projects. The article not only analyzes various stages of project growth but also proposes solutions to promote the financing of public goods and the healthy development of the ecosystem, which has important reference value for investors, builders and policymakers.
Apr 16, 2024
Quickly pass RGB and RGB++ protocol design in a few minutes:plain instructions
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Quickly pass RGB and RGB++ protocol design in a few minutes:plain instructions

RGB++ is a new asset trading protocol that combines the RGB protocol and a public chain that supports UTXO to achieve globally verifiable asset data storage. It sacrifices privacy but improves ease of use and is suitable for Defi scenarios. Users can directly operate RGB asset containers on UTXO chains such as CKB/Cardano in their Bitcoin accounts, or use the transaction folding function to reduce costs. However, it should be noted that isomorphic binding requires a public chain that supports the UTXO model.
Apr 16, 2024
Bitcoin ETFs for retirement planning: A beginner’s guide
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Bitcoin ETFs for retirement planning: A beginner’s guide

To gain an in-depth understanding of how to incorporate Bitcoin ETFs as part of retirement planning, it is essential to consider the latest trends in financial technology, blockchain innovations, and the role of Bitcoin in future currencies. This approach aims to construct a novel retirement investment portfolio.
Apr 15, 2024
Mining Machine Market: Definitions, History, and Forecasts
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Mining Machine Market: Definitions, History, and Forecasts

This article introduces the development history and influencing factors of cryptocurrency mining, including the emergence of new technologies and algorithms, changes in the distribution of mining pool computing power, and the impact of policies and network congestion. Mainstream mining machine companies include Bitmain, Canaan Technology, NVIDIA, etc. They have competitive advantages in technology and market positioning. Future development trends include environmental sustainability, cooperation and mergers, technological innovation and efficiency improvements. Investors can earn returns by paying attention to the technological advancement of ASIC mining machines and the development trends of cloud mining services. Despite the challenges, the mining industry will maintain continued growth and play an important role in the development of digital currencies.
Apr 15, 2024
Hybrid L2 BOB: Merged Mining, Integrating Bitcoin Security with EVM Liquidity
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Hybrid L2 BOB: Merged Mining, Integrating Bitcoin Security with EVM Liquidity

BOB's vision is to introduce Bitcoin as a settlement layer. As an innovative L2 technology stack, BOB not only inherits the security of Bitcoin, but is also compatible with EVM. With its launch on the main network and the improvement of more functions, it remains to be seen whether it can promote the Bitcoin L2 craze and become an important force in the Bitcoin DeFi field, promoting the development and prosperity of the entire ecosystem.
Apr 15, 2024
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From the formal proposal of RGB++ in February to its implementation in April, it took less than two months, demonstrating the team’s extremely strong engineering capabilities. The launch of UTXO Stack alongside the implementation of RGB++ not only offers more diverse possibilities for asset issuance and gameplay within the BTC ecosystem, but provided project developers with a convenient method of issuance of BTC Layer2 solution based on the UTXO architecture.
Apr 15, 2024
Bitcoin and the Cantillon Effect
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Bitcoin and the Cantillon Effect

Learn more about Bitcoin, the Cantillon Effect, and how it could be a valuable alternative to traditional finances in terms of autonomy and wealth distribution worldwide
Apr 14, 2024
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