Difference between revisions of "Bitcoin"
(Fix reference which was missing ending tag.)
m (→References: Having a tough time here editing apparently.)
|Line 15:||Line 15:|
Revision as of 10:51, 2 February 2011
The Bitcoin project was registered on November 9th, 2008. The Bitcoin network started up on January 3rd, 2009 with the genesis block. The genesis block contains a media reference to the dealings of a central banker in the UK.
Bitcoin can trace its origin to the B-money Proposal. The paper Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System describes the early concepts behind Bitcoin and and precedes the first release of Bitcoin software.
- http://email@example.com/msg09959.html Bitcoin P2P e-cash paper]