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press@bitcoin.org

About

Bitcoin (₿) is a cryptocurrency. It is a decentralized digital currency without a central bank or single administrator that can be sent from user to user on the peer-to-peer bitcoin network without the need for intermediaries.

Transactions are verified by network nodes through cryptography and recorded in a public distributed ledger called a blockchain. Bitcoin was invented in 2008 by an unknown person or group of people using the name Satoshi Nakamoto and started in 2009 when its source code was released as open-source software. 1 Bitcoins are created as a reward for a process known as mining. They can be exchanged for other currencies, products, and services. Research produced by University of Cambridge estimates that in 2017, there were 2.9 to 5.8 million unique users using a cryptocurrency wallet, most of them using bitcoin.

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The Bitcoin colors and shape of the Bitcoin logo should not be modified, and there should be a space around the logo of at least 150% the size of the logo.

The color version of the logo should be used on predominantly light backgrounds, while the white logo should only used on dark or vibrant backgrounds.

Colors

These are Bitcoin's brand colors. Copy the HEX codes below.

#FF9500
Orange

#000000
Black

#4D4D4D
Grey

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For press and media inquiries send me an email on press@bitcoin.org.

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