How Does Bitcoin Mining Work?

How Does Bitcoin Mining Work

Bitcoin mining and its proof-of-work process are both core elements of what makes Bitcoin what it is. They are also widely misunderstood. Let’s take a look at what Bitcoin mining is and how it works.

Why Bitcoin And Crypto Are Not The Same

Why Bitcoin And Crypto Are Not The Same

Bitcoin was the first modern cryptocurrency. It launched in 2009 and a tiny group of earlier adopters focussed solely on how to make Bitcoin a success, how it should scale to more users, and what obstacles it needs to overcome. Soon, other projects launched – some of them to make a ‘better’ Bitcoin, some just to put money in their founders’ pockets.

How Upcoming EU Regulation Will (Not) Affect Relai

EU Regulation & Relai

Things are moving quite fast in the European Union regarding legislation around Bitcoin and other crypto-assets. However, we at Relai are ready for a comprehensive crypto regulation in the European Union that includes Markets in Crypto-Assets (MiCA) and Transfer of Funds Regulation (TFR). In this blog post, we’d like to go into a little more detail about what MiCA and TFR specifically mean to us.

Our Thoughts On The European Union’s Stance On Bitcoin Regulation

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Many of you are wondering what the latest European Union legislation around Bitcoin (and other crypto-assets) means for us and you as a user. As a Bitcoin-only company with a strong focus on the self-sovereignty of the people using our product, we feel that it’s important to say a few words about the European Union’s latest legislation.

7 Bitcoin Scams You Need to Be Aware Of

7 Bitcoin Scams You Need To Be Aware Of

Bitcoin’s massive success has attracted millions of users and investors globally. Unfortunately, it has also attracted hackers and scammers who are trying to steal people’s bitcoin holdings. 

Could Bitcoin Become an ESG Investment?

Could Bitcoin Become An ESG Investment

Environmentalists and ESG proponents have been among the most vocal Bitcoin critics, citing the Bitcoin network’s energy-intensive mining process as a major environmental concern. 

Why Is Bitcoin So Volatile?

Why Is Bitcoin So Volatile

Sharp fluctuations in the price of bitcoin, known as price volatility, can be deterring for first-time investors. After all, you wouldn’t want to make an investment and then see it drop by 25 percent in a week.