Bitcoin News

Bitcoin News

The best breaking Bitcoin news stories from around the world.

Opinion: What’s the Difference Between a Bitcoin Hard Fork and an...

The general way in which rule changes have been made to Bitcoin so far is through the use of soft forks, specifically the process...

Ver Backed Qtum Founder Ran Previous ICO Scam

Patrick Dai, the founder of Qtum, has admitted to using another name and running another cryptocurrency before Qtum. He left the currency after it faced controversy...

Bitcoin’s Block Size Controversy is Morphing Into a Debate Between Hard...

For nearly the past two years, various alternatives to Bitcoin Core have attempted to increase Bitcoin’s block size limit via hard-forking changes to the...

$5 Worth of Bitcoin Gets You Free Internet ‘For Life’ on...

The darknet markets are not just about drugs. Many vendors on AlphaBay, which is the darknet’s largest market, sell information such as credit card...

Blockchain.info Could Have a Major Impact on the Adoption of Bitcoin’s...

Lightning networks have long been touted as one of the most powerful solutions for scaling Bitcoin. The basic premise is to allow users to...

Bitmain Co-CEO Micree Zhan Prefers Bitcoin Unlimited Over SegWit for Now

While Bitmain is one of the most important companies in the Bitcoin industry, not many people realize the company has two CEOs. Most of...

BitFury Group Strikes US$30M Deal with Credit China Fintech

The BitFury Group has entered into a US$30 million deal with Hong Kong's Credit China Fintech and its subsidiaries. The deal includes an investment...

Bitcoin Has Many Fans at Amazon According to Purse CEO Andrew...

Purse is a platform that allows users to get a discount on their Amazon purchases by matching bitcoin holders with those who have a...

Bitcoin is Closing in On Its Transaction Capacity Limit, For Real...

Some individuals in the Bitcoin community have been worried about the prospect of full blocks for quite some time now. In perhaps the most...

Bitcoin is Eating the Entire Online Gambling Industry

Although not many people seemed to notice, Bitcoin was heavily integrated into various aspects of the online gambling industry in 2016. While there have...