By Solomon Eze
Bitcoin is changing lives every day, redefining processes in major sectors like finance, and causing individuals and institutions to rethink their earlier stance on Bitcoin. The decentralized nature of Bitcoin also adds to this mix, as it provides a system where there is no central authority that regulates the activities or participants of the system, and this allures a lot of people whose different restrictions may have made them incapable to use certain software.
But what is Bitcoin
Bitcoin means many things to a lot of people but to give an umbrella description, bitcoin can be likened to our everyday currency which we use as a medium to exchange value between different parties.
Solomon goes on to give his thoughts as to why Bitcoin as a means to transfer value is important today, he also mentions his enthusiasm for the engineering aspect of it, get the full story here; https://medium.com/@solomoneze62/my-take-on-bitcoin-as-an-african-developer-e6495c37e1ea