Electricity Growing Needs for Mining - One of Many Issues of Bitcoin Compared to Younger Blockchains
Bitcoin, the ancestor of all blockchains, coins and cryptos now in existence, has one undeniable merit: it is the first practical implementation of the revolutionary concepts introduced by Satoshi Nakamoto.
It had a good head start compared to any competitor, but also faced the issue of jumping from a few geeks using it, to a broader market. And it did that, despite the problems on the road, like the hack of Mt. Gox, which led to the longest bear market sinc…