Bitcoin: A Beginner’s Guide

And how to get some free cryptocurrency

Rajeet Singh
Jan 13 · 11 min read

What is Bitcoin?

What is a Decentralized Currency?

What is the Blockchain?

At the most basic level, the blockchain is list of transactions that can be viewed and verified by anyone. Data can be added to the blockchain but previous data cannot be changed.

Blocks on the Blockchain

Why Does Bitcoin have any Value?

Why will there only ever be 21 million Bitcoins?

Possible Drawbacks of Bitcoin

Is Bitcoin Worth Buying?

How to Buy Bitcoin

How to Get (some) Free Cryptocurrency

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Rajeet enjoys mixing cocktails and bombarding strangers with philosophy. (Aspiring) Polymath. London

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