Bitcoin & Blockchains
Bitcoin serves as a global decentralized digital currency, payment network, and public accounting ledger. Bitcoin offers a simple, quick, secure, and low cost way to move money or anything of value over the Internet. Bitcoin is currency and payments made for the digital age.
Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority; transaction management and the issuance of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Through many of its unique properties, Bitcoin allows for exciting use cases not possible with existing, legacy payment systems.
Since 2013 Precio has been focused on internal research and development projects related to Bitcoin. We’ve been tracking and analyzing the evolution of Bitcoin, mapping the ecosystem, and understanding its potential, risks, underlying technology and economic impact.