DescriptionBitcoin is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange that uses cryptography to control its creation and management, rather than depending on central authorities. The creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, wrote the original white paper in November 2008 and the Bitcoin network came into existence in January of 2009.
|Circulating supply||17.6m BTC|
|Total supply||21.0m BTC|
|Proof Type||Proof of Work (PoW)|
|Block Time||10 minutes|
|Inflation||Max Supply (21M BTC)|
|First Announced||January 3, 2009|