The history of how I lost 20k

Let me tell you, I have a bitcoin, I just can’t remember where it is. I remember back in the day bitcoins were almost worthless, some site/company was asking people to create a wallet on them and as a registration bonus, they will gift their first bitcoin for free. I remember I created a wallet […]

Why do we assume the original protocol will endure?

If I understand correctly, the protocol has not changed significantly, if at all, since the genesis block. The original protocol renders key attributes of bitcoin: finite supply respect of physics (PoW as a consensus algorithm) use of secure cryptographic hash functions like SHA-256 etc. I have two questions: Why do we assume the protocol, or […]