What is Bitcoin?
Bitcoin is a digital currency that functions through the internet and uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority governing the protocol. The issuing of bitcoin is carried out collectively by the network. It is open-source and free for everyone to be part of. It also has a payment system within its protocol which helps the transfer of value as instant as an email. Through its many unique properties, Bitcoin allows for exciting uses that is not covered by any existing payment system.