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All the interesting facts around cryptocurrencies and cryptocurrency community are compiled here as crypto facts. More facts will be added in future.

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All the interesting facts around cryptocurrencies and cryptocurrency community are compiled here as crypto facts. More facts will be added in future.

5 Years to go from 0 to 1

The growth of Bitcoin in the initial stages was so slow, that it took 5 years to grow from $0 to $1. Later on,...

The First Altcoin

Namecoin was the first altcoin that was created in April 2011. Namecoin has remained one of the most successful altcoins throughout its short lifespan....

Travel to Space Using Bitcoin

On 22 Nov 2013, Virgin Galactic; a company owned by a British billionaire Richard Branson, announced that they will accept Bitcoin for SpaceShipTwo, its...

First Car Bought Using Bitcoin

On 4 Dec 2013, a Lamborghini Newport Beach dealership in Orange County, California sold a Tesla Model S electric car for 81 Bitcoins. The...

211 Crore Worth Hard Drive

James Howells, who works in IT, threw away a digital wallet containing 7,500 Bitcoins. The 7,500 Bitcoins on the hard drive worth around...

Lines of Code in Bitcoin

The total number of lines of codes within the Bitcoin protocol is 31,000. Every transaction is monitored to prevent double spent. As the fundamental...

FBI had one Large Bitcoin Wallet

In September 2013, the online drug marketplace Silk Road was shut down by the FBI and they seized the Bitcoins belonging to the operator...

280 Crore Worth Pizza

On May 22, 2010, a  Florida programmer named, Laszlo Hanyecz, bought two pizzas using 10,000 Bitcoins . Ten thousand coins were then worth about...

Largest Bitcoin Transaction

The largest Bitcoin transaction through the network so far was for 194993 Bitcoins. According to the effective rates of Bitcoin, it marks around more...

Total Bitcoin in Circulation

When it was developed, Satoshi Nakamoto set a cap on total number of Bitcoin which could ever be mined. And this cap in mining...

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