Tag: history

47 What is the longest blockchain fork that has been orphaned to date? 2012-04-02T19:16:20.467

24 What cryptocurrency systems predate Bitcoin, and how do they differ from it? 2011-09-09T00:53:11.413

22 History behind the scripting language in Bitcoin? 2014-07-29T03:02:33.680

21 When was block 210000 generated and who solved it? 2012-11-28T16:28:31.867

21 How did Nakamoto untraceably pay for registering bitcoin.org? 2019-08-01T14:43:37.550

20 Satoshi's final statement 2014-06-23T19:05:28.993

18 Who is Satoshi Nakamoto? 2011-08-31T03:53:49.927

13 What was the last life sign of Satoshi Nakamoto? 2011-08-31T19:52:08.000

12 Current Bitcoin symbol: Who designed it, when and why? 2013-01-06T19:15:07.550

10 The incident with 92 billion bitcoins 2016-07-06T10:06:22.623

9 What is the longest time gap between blocks in 2010 - 2011? 2011-12-28T12:36:11.230

9 What is the "1 RETURN" bug? 2015-06-17T09:58:50.980

9 Where did the idea of blockchain come from? Git was already using it since 2005 2016-04-05T10:25:31.597

8 Which Namecoin block was the first one to be generated by merged mining? 2011-10-14T19:44:32.873

8 What is the largest transaction by value to date for bitcoin currency? 2012-03-26T18:50:04.503

8 What is the story behind the "Linode problem"? 2012-05-10T23:46:43.950

8 What happened to the nonce distribution between blocks 24480-69120? 2013-10-21T21:33:09.730

7 What are the most notable attacks on pools? 2012-05-02T14:11:28.197

7 When did the ASIC mining era begin? 2015-10-19T09:11:13.390

7 When was the paper of bitcoin announced? 2017-06-23T07:01:38.980

7 What was the longest held UTXO ever spent? 2019-06-20T22:52:34.757

6 When was the first GPU miner made available publicly? 2012-05-05T17:11:37.850

6 What is the story behind Bitcoinica? 2012-05-23T01:09:01.977

6 What is the story behind Tradehill? 2012-05-23T23:15:28.763

6 Has the TestNet ever been reset? 2013-04-19T05:39:44.993

6 What is the most expensive Bitcoin purchase ever made? 2016-06-07T01:52:22.583

5 Any free books about Bitcoin? 2012-02-09T09:47:46.197

5 When MtGox was hacked on 15th June 2011, how many bitcoins were actually stolen? 2012-05-18T01:45:17.133

5 How did pay-to-pubkey hash come about? What is its history? 2018-04-06T20:13:24.410

5 What was the first altcoin? 2018-12-19T17:05:28.117

5 When did the main Bitcoin client become known as Bitcoin Core? When/Why/How did this happen? 2020-10-23T07:37:28.153

4 What is the highest recorded difficulty in the main net? 2012-05-05T20:28:47.040

4 What is the story behind US senators wanting to "crack down on Bitcoin" in mid-2011? 2012-05-21T22:27:18.747

4 What is the story behind MtGox and their French bank? 2012-05-22T18:29:02.747

4 What does the FBI think about Bitcoin, in brief? 2012-05-23T01:24:59.203

4 Have there been cases of traditional money theft from Bitcoin exchanges? 2012-05-23T23:20:53.373

4 An authoritative resource for the history of Bitcoin 2013-04-21T19:22:33.593

4 When was the first non-coinbase transaction? 2013-05-11T05:20:39.060

4 Who came up with pooled mining? 2013-05-21T15:05:46.857

4 Who has named 10e-8 BTC "Satoshi"? 2013-12-12T16:28:52.447

4 Duplicated hash values in mining reward 2014-06-11T09:54:07.850

4 Testnet version history 2015-02-28T05:33:07.470

4 Why does Satoshi's public key have the uid "BuZz Spacedout" 2016-02-14T22:20:57.223

4 Is Bitcoin the first e-cash scheme which solved the double-spend problem? 2016-10-11T17:20:00.933

4 What is the significance of Bitcoin Pizza Day, and when is it celebrated? 2017-05-22T01:48:38.220

4 How was the dust limit of 546 satoshis was chosen? Why not 550 satoshis? 2019-04-15T15:00:41.210

4 Satoshi introduced the 1MB block size limit in a commit. Why did Andresen make an identical commit some days later? 2020-09-08T08:08:40.640

3 What are some of the Bitcoin inaccuracies in the CBS Show "The Good Wife"? 2012-02-17T19:30:42.270

3 What article started the Bitcoin bubble? 2012-05-05T18:30:18.593

3 Effect of media coverage on the exchange rate? 2013-07-11T10:45:32.550

3 When did litecoin fork bitcoin? 2013-11-04T22:25:52.077

3 Is it possible to determine Bitcoin ownership distribution? 2013-11-11T08:58:29.280

3 How big is the Bitcoin network? 2013-12-24T00:23:51.523

3 Where can I find a full list of all Bitcoin mining hardware ever used? 2015-03-28T23:26:33.383

3 Was it always required for the Coinbase transaction to be the first transaction in a block? 2019-11-14T15:47:28.963

3 When did Satoshi Nakamoto release Bitcoin v.0.1 to the public? 08 Jan 09 or 09 Jan 09? 2020-04-17T02:14:52.233

3 Where I can find the technical discussion between Satoshi and other contributors in the sourceforge website? 2020-12-25T20:49:38.510

2 What is the story behind MyBitcoin? 2012-04-28T19:51:54.400

2 What are the most notable cases of coins or wallet thefts? 2012-05-11T23:07:59.803

2 What is the store that sells the famous alpaca socks for Bitcoin? 2012-10-03T10:10:16.827

2 What is the Bitcoin Friday? 2012-10-23T19:25:38.970

2 Is there any party who is archiving all transactions that have been broadcast? 2013-04-02T01:00:54.063

2 Why does Wikipedia's Bitcoin entry imply Satoshi's whitepaper is from May 2009? 2013-08-19T21:12:33.790

2 Why are the first 514 blocks on testnet3 dated much earlier? 2013-11-07T02:28:33.453

2 Who got the bitcoins when nobody was mining it in the very begin? 2013-11-22T14:13:41.290

2 Is the news story about the missing hard drive containing £4 million GBP of Bitcoins technically feasable? 2013-11-29T13:03:47.573

2 History of cold boot attacks on Proof-of-Stake miners 2014-02-16T15:35:24.180

2 Where are statistics data about stolen bitcoins and successful attacks? 2014-05-06T01:33:30.723

2 What explanations are there for the bubble of 2013 and subsequent Bitcoin price in 2014? 2015-12-08T16:01:52.303

2 Do I spare 80Gb to only keep the blockchain and do I need it to be always present? 2016-09-13T15:00:23.117

2 In what ways was the "Hong Kong Agreement" infringed upon? 2017-01-29T12:22:19.900

2 Is there a documentation of the first altcoins timeline? 2018-10-01T04:32:41.500

2 What in detail makes the Coinbase in the Genesis Block unspendable? 2019-04-20T18:47:17.223

2 Who were the Bitcoin maintainers before 2014? When did maintainers gain/lose merge access? 2020-08-31T13:21:09.263

2 I found evidence Hal Finney was working on Bitcoin (05 Jan 09) before v.0.1 was released (09 Jan 09). Is there any evidence he was involved earlier? 2020-11-16T18:14:41.170

1 How did mining occur before OpenCL? 2013-03-14T03:43:19.417

1 Mining on Amazon EC2 2013-10-13T17:15:03.193

1 How has mining evolved since the start of Bitcoin? 2013-11-12T12:40:25.480

1 When was MyBitcoin created? 2014-02-10T19:45:21.997

1 The correct term for Bitcoin currency 2014-04-29T22:22:13.390

1 Total number of Bitcoins generated by pool mining 2014-09-25T10:34:21.770

1 "Sipa" definition? (old terminology, circa 2011-12) 2015-04-24T06:21:21.543

1 MtGox's secondary market? 2016-08-14T21:16:56.917

1 Have the early mined coins been moved/transacted? 2017-04-06T12:25:40.647

1 At the beginning. when nobody owned bitcoins. what was being minned? 2017-09-10T16:39:16.547

1 What's the history behind the first btc exchange 2017-12-01T15:20:55.207

1 What is the oldest physical bitcoin artifact? 2018-09-03T10:21:40.067

1 Have there been any examples of people manipulating transactions in a way that waiting for more than 1 confirmation would avoid? 2018-10-19T13:39:03.543

1 Where can I find data for abandoned blocks (74,638 to 74,690) for the Value Overflow Incident when ₿184 billion BTC were accidentally created? 2020-08-05T15:23:57.773

1 Where can I find the core binaries for v.0.1.5 to v.0.3.21? 2020-08-27T18:21:31.323

0 How can i consult my transaction history via Bitcoind/JsonRPCClient? 2013-04-03T20:56:38.170

0 Can somebody provide me with the $price per GHps in mining since the old CPU days til present pre-orders? 2013-12-06T21:27:51.180

0 Earliest bitcoin forex & product purchases 2014-01-07T16:41:35.943

0 any website tracking history of circulating tokens of any coin? 2018-02-21T09:54:38.123

0 What are the three values in the csv graph of price history? 2018-04-14T22:56:32.033

0 What is the longnest blockchain fork that has been orphaned to date? 2018-09-19T14:19:52.970

0 What year did bitcoins come out? 2019-04-25T01:40:21.180

0 Who was the originator of the term "Internet of Value?" 2020-06-20T04:17:28.350

0 Who was the owner of the first crypto exchange bitcoinmarket.com (aka dwdollar)? 2020-08-05T08:36:43.600