Satoshi Nakamoto

Published: 10/10/2020 16:15

In 2008, an unknown person(s) published a whitepaper that described “Bitcoin: A peer-to-peer electronic cash system”. To the untrained eye, this might not have seemed like anything significant at the time, but Satoshi Nakamoto was about to start a revolution.


Bitcoin Pizza Day

Published: 22/05/2020 12:48

On May 22nd 2010, Laszlo Hanyecz, from Jacksonville, Florida posted on ‘bitcointalk’ forum asking users to swap 10,000 bitcoin for 2 pizzas.


Lightning Torch

Published: 30/04/2020 17:25

The lightning torch was started in 2019 by Twitter user "Hodlonaut" to demonstrate the trust between Bitcoin users on Twitter


MtGox

Published: 23/04/2020 17:22

MtGox.com was a Bitcoin exchange based in Tokyo, Japan that launched in 2010 and is now bankrupt.


Bitcoin Rollercoaster Guy

Published: 15/04/2020 17:15

Bitcoin Rollercoaster Guy was created in early 2013 by Reddit user Brainless Tales. It symbolised the often fast fluctuations in the Bitcoin Price, with many Reddit users comparing its movements to a rollercoaster.