What Really Hides Behind Bitcoin

Barnaby Holder
May 2 · 8 min read

Bitcoin is not only the first cryptocurrency, but it is also the most well-known of the over 5,000 cryptocurrencies currently in use. Bitcoin has become an inextricable part of the landscape, with financial media enthusiastically covering each new dramatic peak and stomach-churning fall.

While the high volatility can make for interesting headlines, it hardly qualifies Bitcoin as the best option for new…