What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is a new way to do money.

It’s a peer-to-peer system of value exchange that’s secured by mathematics.

It’s international, it runs on the consent of the people who use it and it runs independent of any banks or governments.

A brief overview:

A 15 min story on Bitcoin:

An in-depth explanation of Bitcoin:

An excellent podcast that covers the future of bitcoin and how it may affect the world:

Right now Bitcoin feels like the Internet before the browser.
- Wences Casares

I do think Bitcoin is the first [encrypted money] that has the potential to do something like change the world.
- Peter Thiel, Co-Founder of Paypal