Bitcoin (BTC) is the first digital currency to be issued, in 2009 by Satoshi Nakamoto who is the pseudonym of the inventor. The term Bitcoin also refers to the Open Source software designed to perfect the communication protocol, and the resulting Peer to Peer network. It is based on the Proof of Work protocol, and is the first cryptocurrency by value, and is also the first to be known by a large number of people, and to be admitted as a form of payment from various Internet sites, including those of the Deep Web .
Bitcoin has the characteristic of being decentralized, that is, it is not bound to traditional banking circuits. To be precise, it is a cryptocurrency, and being digital, its operation is based on a complex series of calculations that have to do with cryptography, in order to guarantee its security. A Bitcoin, is made of bits, numbers, mathematical operations. Over time, the price of Bitcoin has grown more and more, and this has increased the confidence of many investors, and to believe in this financial market, so profitable.
We must take into account the fact that being Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and that, therefore, there is no central activity that controls and regulates the market, it also exposes the investor to the danger of fraud, but the experience will then teach how to avoid them and stay more carefull.