Four key features of Cryptocurrency & what makes it special?


Ten years ago, on the cusp of the Financial Crisis in 2008, on 31 October, an anonymous individual named Satoshi Nakamoto invented the first cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, with the publication of a white paper titled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”. Very few people took notice of this game-changing advancements in cryptography, blockchain technology and digital transactions. Many people also did not believe in the feasibility of a global, yet decentralized system for transactions.

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