31 Oct 2008 authored by Satoshi Nakamoto, published the announcement of a new electronic system of cash payments Bitcoin. It is this date that many take for the birthday of Bitcoin. Nevertheless, the announcement remains an announcement, whereas nine years ago, on 3 January 2009, in a distributed decentralized network Bitcoin new Block number one, which was later renamed the Zero block. And that day was generated by the first unit, much more logical to consider the birthday of Bitcoin.
Over the years this crypto-currency created by Satoshi Nakamoto, whose identity is still unsolved, has become the most popular and expensive “coin” and still regularly updates the records of value. More expensive in tens times, it has attracted more and more attention, attracting new companies, analysts, businessmen and miners seeking to enter the bullseye and earn.
In early 2009, a finder’s fee was 50 btcand the complexity of the network is equal to 1. To a major transaction within the network, the emergence of large markets and huge mining farms that produce complex calculations and consuming enormous power, was still far away, but the Foundation was already laid. Many believed and still continue to believe Bitcoin is a “pyramid”, “financial bubble” and a waste of time, but the fact remains: Bitcoin continues to rise in price, and over the years he was able from obscure entertainment for the inner circle of geeks grow up to the full payment now with Bitcoin you can buy a house, a car, they can pay the bills or buy with them pizza.