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When you start to investigate the whole Blockchain phenomenon and try to understand why a lot of people tell you that Bitcoin is a real paradigm shift a deep dive down the rabbit hole begins.
At first sight it's pretty clear and obvious, Bitcoin used and uses standard technologies which are available for over 20 years. But every time you think, you totally got it you realize that there are so many more implications, uses cases, potential problem solutions where Blockchain would or could make sense. Then you realize you don't know very much about Blockchain and there so many dimensions you didn't think off in the first place - until you are completly convinced to truely understand the matter. But that point is probably just the start of a new cycle of not knowing, exploring and realizing.
In this section we want to provide you with some information for beginners, content which didn't fit somewhere else and would like to share our insights of the way down the rabbit hole.
Blockchain is a term that first emerged in the context of Bitcoin. Bitcoin is a digital currency technology that was invented and first published on the internet in 2009 by an anonymous person or group known as Satoshi Nakamoto. Today there is much talk about its so called underlying core technologies commonly referred to as blockchains or distributed ledgers. In spite of being eight years old, the general knowledge and broader understanding of the subject is still evolving. We are convinced that it has the potential to lead to fundamental changes in our existing economic, legal, and political systems. Read on ...