Published on July 21st, 2015 | by bitcoin0
Gartner Hype Cycle decodes Bitcoin evolution
Gartner is one of the world’s leading IT research and advisory companies.
In the past, Gartner has attempted to use the Hype Cycle to describe the evolution of many emerging technologies, you can view a complete list here.
Decoding the Enigma of Satoshi Nakamoto and the Birth of Bitcoin
On 03 January 2009, Satoshi released the first Bitcoin client and mined the first fifty Bitcoins AKA ‘The Genesis Block’.
Before MtGox launched as the first major exchange for bitcoin in July 2010, it was painfully difficult to buy and sell Bitcoin.
Bitcoin fanatics would have to give regulators substantive proof that the merits of Bitcoin outweigh the ills that the currency enables.