Blockchain started its journey across the world on January 3rd, 2009, in the wake of a global financial crisis. A mysterious figure – Satoshi Nakamoto launched a virtual currency named Bitcoin that functioned on what he called a « Proof of Work chain. ».
By December 2010 Satoshi disappeared as mysteriously as he appeared and stopped communication with the world. But for blockchain that was only the beginning. In the decade to follow, we saw blockchain giants raising and falling, cryptocurrencies being accepted widely across the world, regulations changing and adapting, even countries accepting tax payments in Bitcoin! What’s next? Only time will show but let’s look at the names some of the most known players in the field have chosen.