What is bitcoin?

Bitcoin is a consensus network that enables a new payment system and a completely digital money. It is the first decentralized peer-to-peer payment network that is powered by its users with no central authority or middlemen. From a user perspective, Bitcoin is pretty much like cash for the Internet. Bitcoin can also be seen as the most prominent triple entry bookkeeping system in existence.
For more information about bitcoin be sure to check out these websites: Coindesk.com &Bitcoin for newbies.

To get your first bitcoins you can either go to a bitcoin exchange or buy them directly through payment methods like ideal and sofort at a bitcoin broker. A good place to start is anycoindirect.eu

Below you will find some nice videos that describe the core principals of bitcoin.