Bitcoin named as world’s first decentralized cryptocurrency by Guinness World Records

Guinness World Records says Bitcoin was developed to address the challenge of regulating a digital currency without the need for a centralized organization or trusted third party to oversee transactions.

It also names Satoshi Nakamoto, believed to be involved with the Cypherpunks community, as the pseudonymous creator of the oldest cryptocurrency.

 

 

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